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

>

Maryland

>

Hollywood vicinity

>

Sotterly, State Route 245 & Vista Road, Hollywood, St. Mary's County, MD



See 18 maps of this location


B&W Photos

HB592437
View From Portico Toward Patuxent River, Looking East Across Fields

HB592438
View Towards Patuxent River Looking Northeast From Front Lawn.

HB592439
Front Of Mansion, Facing East, Shows Portico, Raised Section Of Second Story, And Section (south Of Extreme Left Chimney) Added C

HB592440
Front Of Mansion, Summer View.

HB592441
Flagstone Portico, At Extreme Left, Door To Dining Room.

HB592442
Mansion's Front And North End

HB592443
Angle Of Mansion's North End (left) And West Wing

HB592444
West View

HB592445
Entrance Hall And Stairs

HB592446
Entrance Hall, Door To Drawing Room (right) And To Library.

HB592447
Entrance Hall And Stairs, Looking East

HB592448
West Wing (library)

HB592449
Drawing Room

HB592450
Drawing Room #1

HB592451
Drawing Room #2

HB592452
Drawing Room (south End), Mahogany Entrance Door, Showing Brass Rising Hinges.

HB592453
Small Parlor, Door To Entrance Hall.

HB592454
Small Parlor, Door To Dining Room At Right

HB592455
Dining Room, (south End.)

HB592456
Dining Room

HB592457
Upstairs Hall, Window Toward River

HB592458
West Bedroom ('platter Room') Over Library.

HB592459
Kitchen Wing And Chimney, Extending Eastward, Built In Early 19th Century And Removed C

HB592460
East Front: At Left, 19th Century Kitchen Wing

HB592461
East Front

HB592462
East Front.

HB592463
Looking South Along Front Portico

HB592464
Looking North Along Front Portico Showing Break Between Earliest Main Part Of House And Dining Room

HB592465
East Front

HB592466
East Front, Showing Cupola With Medallion

HB592467
East Front And North End In 1910

HB592468
North End (left) And North Side Of West Wing (library) C

HB592469
West End Of West Wing.

HB592470
West View (land Side) Of Mansion Before 1914.


Data Pages


Drawings


Item Title


Location
State Route 245 & Vista Road Vicinity, Hollywood vicinity, MD

Find maps of Hollywood, MD


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-181
Building/structure dates: 1717 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1750 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1910 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1914 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1950 subsequent work
National Register Number: 72001487

Subjects
Conservation & Restoration
Agriculture
Mansions


Related Names
Cornwallis, Capt. Thomas
Bateman, John
Scarborough, Henry
Perry, Capt. Richard
Plowden, Thomas
Plowden, George
Worthington, Addison F., Delineator
The Sotterley Mansion Foundation, Inc., Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. View from portico toward Patuxent River, looking east across fields. The nearer water is Sotterly Creek flowing from the right.
2. View towards Patuxent River looking northeast from front lawn.
3. Front of Mansion, facing east, shows portico, raised section of second story, and section (south of extreme left chimney) added c. 1914. Winter view.
4. Front of Mansion, Summer view.
5. Flagstone portico, at extreme left, door to dining room.
6. Mansion's front and north end. Restored in brick in 1914. At right, West wing (Library).
7. Angle of Mansion's north end (left) and west wing. (Library)
8. West View. (land side)
9. Entrance hall and stairs
10. Entrance hall, door to drawing room (right) and to library.
11. Entrance hall and stairs, looking east. Note summer beam.
12. West wing (library). Door on left of fireplace is former entrance to cellar.
13. Drawing room. (North end) showing shell alcoves.
14. Drawing room #1
15. Drawing room #2
16. Drawing room (south end), mahogany entrance door, showing brass rising hinges.
17. Small parlor, door to entrance hall.
18. Small parlor, door to dining room at right. Door at left to concealed passage to room above.
19. Dining room, (south end.)
20. Dining room. (north end)
21. Upstairs hall, window toward river
22. West bedroom ('Platter room') over library.
23. Kitchen wing and chimney, extending eastward, built in early 19th century and removed c. 1910.
24. East front: at left, 19th century kitchen wing. (c. 1910)
25. East Front. At right, north end of mansion.
26. East Front.
27. Looking south along front portico. (c. 1910)
28. Looking north along front portico showing break between earliest main part of house and dining room. (c. 1910)
29. East front. C. 1910
30. East front, showing cupola with medallion. (C. 1910)
31. East front and north end in 1910
32. North end (left) and north side of west wing (library) c. 1910
33. West end of west wing.
34. West View (land side) of Mansion before 1914.


Back to Hollywood vicinity, Maryland