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Dr. Henry Ridgely House, 6 South State Street, Dover, Kent County, DE



B&W Photos

HB312059
East Front From Northeast

HB312060
East Front From Southeast

HB312061
East Front, Porch

HB312062
Rear Wing, Northwest Corner

HB312063
North Side From Northwest

HB312064
Northwest Corner Of House, Detail Of Cornice

HB312065
North Side, Detail Of Second-floor Window

HB312066
East Front, Detail Of Second-floor Window, Center Tower

HB312067
South Side, Detail Of Bay Window

HB312068
Gazebo

HB312069
Privy

HB312070
Central Hallway Looking North

HB312071
First Floor, South Front Room, Looking Southwest

HB312072
Detail Of Door Paneling, And Door Knob, First Floor Front Room

HB312073
Fireplace And Mirror On North Wall Of South Front Room

HB312074
Fireplace North Wall Of South Front Room First Floor

HB312075
Front Door To Central Hallway

HB312076
Detail Of Etched Glass In Front Door


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Item Title


Location
6 South State Street, Dover, DE

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DE-177
Significance: This fine Italianate house was built for Dr. Henry Ridgely in 1869. The July 31, 1869, "Delawarean" noted, "The fine brick mansion of Dr. Ridgely will soon be completed."

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. EAST FRONT FROM NORTHEAST
2. EAST FRONT FROM SOUTHEAST
3. EAST FRONT, PORCH
4. REAR WING, NORTHWEST CORNER
5. NORTH SIDE FROM NORTHWEST
6. NORTHWEST CORNER OF HOUSE, DETAIL OF CORNICE
7. NORTH SIDE, DETAIL OF SECOND-FLOOR WINDOW
8. EAST FRONT, DETAIL OF SECOND-FLOOR WINDOW, CENTER TOWER
9. SOUTH SIDE, DETAIL OF BAY WINDOW
10. GAZEBO
11. PRIVY
12. CENTRAL HALLWAY LOOKING NORTH
13. FIRST FLOOR, SOUTH FRONT ROOM, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
14. DETAIL OF DOOR PANELING, AND DOOR KNOB, FIRST FLOOR FRONT ROOM
15. FIREPLACE AND MIRROR ON NORTH WALL OF SOUTH FRONT ROOM
16. FIREPLACE NORTH WALL OF SOUTH FRONT ROOM FIRST FLOOR
17. FRONT DOOR TO CENTRAL HALLWAY
18. DETAIL OF ETCHED GLASS IN FRONT DOOR


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