Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home

>

Kansas

>

Leavenworth

>

National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers Western Branch, Singles Quarters, Franklin Avenue, Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, KS



See 28 maps of this location


B&W Photos

HB480444
BWPhotos 209643

HB480445
BWPhotos 209644

HB480446
BWPhotos 209645

HB480447
BWPhotos 209646

HB480448
BWPhotos 209647

HB480449
BWPhotos 209648

HB480450
BWPhotos 209649


Item Title
BWPhotos 209649

Location
Franklin Avenue, Leavenworth, KS

Find maps of Leavenworth, KS


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS KS-55-B
Building/structure dates: 1892 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1924 subsequent work
Significance: The former Single Quarters is significant as an example of simple Victorian residential architecture. It belongs to the group of single family houses built in the 1890s to house staff of the former National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers Western Branch. Built as the residence of the Chief Gardner, the building is important for its historical associations with the development of the Home.

Subjects
Health Care
L-plan Buildings
Houses


Related Names
Kline, Carl
Rogers, James
Brewster, Robert, Photographer
Adams, Virginia H., Historian
Cavanaugh, Maureen A., Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents


Back to Leavenworth, Kansas