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Shebnah Rich House, Longnook Road, Truro, Barnstable County, MA



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B&W Photos

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View From The Northwest

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East Room Fireplace Wall

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False Entrance Hall

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False Wall

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Kitchen Fireplace Wall

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Photocopy Of Wood-engraving In Rich, Truro-cape Cod Facing P

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Photocopy Of Circa 1890 Photograph Owned By Miss Marion Rich


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Location
Longnook Road, Truro, MA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MA-764
Significance: This is an example of a traditional Cape Cod "house-and-a-half" now considerably modified. It was the birthplace, and later summer residence, of Truro's historian Shebnah Rich. It is classified a historic structure in Cape Cod National Seashore.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW FROM THE NORTHWEST
2. EAST ROOM FIREPLACE WALL
3. FALSE ENTRANCE HALL
4. FALSE WALL
5. KITCHEN FIREPLACE WALL
6. Photocopy of wood-engraving in Rich, Truro-Cape Cod facing p. 464. Copy owned by Miss Marion Rich, Truro, Mass. SUMMER HOME OF THE AUTHOR, AT LONGNOOK
7. Photocopy of circa 1890 photograph owned by Miss Marion Rich. VIEW FROM THE WEST


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