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Slicer-Shiplap House, 18 Pinkney Street, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, MD



B&W Photos

HB572827

HB572828

HB572829


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Item Title


Location
18 Pinkney Street, Annapolis, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-249
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-105).
Building/structure dates: 1723
Building/structure dates: 1790 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1889 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1957 subsequent work
Significance: The Slicer-Shiplap House, built on the waterfront about 1723, played an important role in the city's commercial life. The descriptive name "Shiplap" refers to the construction style of the wooden siding on the house. Architecturally similar to the Davis House (MD-258).

Subjects
Houses
Stores & Shops
Taverns (inns)


Related Names
Smith, Edward
Coyle, Edward
George, Joshua
Sutton, Ashbury
Raitt, John
Hammond, Nathan
Boucher, Jack E., Photographer
Dunbar, Florence, Historian
McKee, Harley J., Historian
Weil, Martin, Delineator


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
6. Historic American Buildings Survey E. H. Pickering, Ohotographer June 1936
7. Historic American Buildings Survey E. H. Pickering, Photographer June 1936
8. PERSPECTIVE VIEW FROM THE SOUTHEAST
9. PERSPECTIVE VIEW FROM THE SOUTHWEST
10. SECOND FLOOR, CHAMBER, LOOKING TOWARD FIREPLACE
11. DETAIL OF WALL, SHOWING PLASTER, BEADED BOARDS AND EXPOSED BRICK
12. DETAIL SHOWING WALL CONSTRUCTION
13. WEST CELLAR WALL


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