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Charles' Gift, State Routes 2 & 4, Lusby, Calvert County, MD



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B&W Photos

HB586202
Main Elevation, View Showing House In Process Of Natural Demolition

HB586203
Rear Elevation, View Showing Central Portion Of Clapboarding In Process Of Demolition

HB586204
End Elevation, Showing Framing In Fairly Good Condition, End Projecting Chimneys And Windows In Second Story

HB586205
Rear Elevation, Detail Of Construction, Adjacent Corner Posts Between Building Periods 1 And 3

HB586206
Center Hallway, View Looking East, Showing Ceiling Falling, And Lathe And Plaster Walls

HB586207
Detail Of Interior Corner

HB586208
Center Hallway, View Looking West Toward Stairway, Showing Ceiling Falling, Construction Of Walls And Doorways

HB586209
Ground Floor, Northeast Room, Southwest Corner

HB586210
Ground Floor, Northeast Room, Southeast Corner

HB586211
Ground Floor, Northeast Room, North Wall And Fireplace Opening

HB586212
Ground Floor, Northwest Room, North Wall And Fireplace Opening

HB586213
Second Floor, Northeast Room, North Wall And Fireplace Opening And Sloping Ceiling

HB586214
Second Floor, Northwest Room, North Wall, View Showing Different Phases Of Construction

HB586215
North Walls, Gable End, View Showing Walls Of Second Story And Ground Floor Levels


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Item Title


Location
State Routes 2 & 4, Lusby vicinity, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-416
Building/structure dates: 1750 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1810 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1830 subsequent work

Subjects
Building Deterioration
Archaeology
Houses


Related Names
Barber, Douglas, Photographer
Carson, Cary, Delineator


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. MAIN ELEVATION, VIEW SHOWING HOUSE IN PROCESS OF NATURAL DEMOLITION
2. REAR ELEVATION, VIEW SHOWING CENTRAL PORTION OF CLAPBOARDING IN PROCESS OF DEMOLITION
3. END ELEVATION, SHOWING FRAMING IN FAIRLY GOOD CONDITION, END PROJECTING CHIMNEYS AND WINDOWS IN SECOND STORY
4. REAR ELEVATION, DETAIL OF CONSTRUCTION, ADJACENT CORNER POSTS BETWEEN BUILDING PERIODS 1 AND 3. NOTE REUSED WOOD STRIP NAILED TO BUILDING PERIOD 1 POST INSCRIBED 'ST. LEONARD'. THERE ARE NO NAIL HOLES IN THE PERIOD 3 POST, THE FARRING STRIPS ADJUST FOR CLADDING
5. CENTER HALLWAY, VIEW LOOKING EAST, SHOWING CEILING FALLING, AND LATHE AND PLASTER WALLS
6. DETAIL OF INTERIOR CORNER
7. CENTER HALLWAY, VIEW LOOKING WEST TOWARD STAIRWAY, SHOWING CEILING FALLING, CONSTRUCTION OF WALLS AND DOORWAYS
8. GROUND FLOOR, NORTHEAST ROOM, SOUTHWEST CORNER
9. GROUND FLOOR, NORTHEAST ROOM, SOUTHEAST CORNER
10. GROUND FLOOR, NORTHEAST ROOM, NORTH WALL AND FIREPLACE OPENING
11. GROUND FLOOR, NORTHWEST ROOM, NORTH WALL AND FIREPLACE OPENING
12. SECOND FLOOR, NORTHEAST ROOM, NORTH WALL AND FIREPLACE OPENING AND SLOPING CEILING
13. SECOND FLOOR, NORTHWEST ROOM, NORTH WALL, VIEW SHOWING DIFFERENT PHASES OF CONSTRUCTION. NOTE RAFTER OF PERIOD BEFORE ROOF WAS RAISED AND THE HOUSE ENLARGED.
14. NORTH WALLS, GABLE END, VIEW SHOWING WALLS OF SECOND STORY AND GROUND FLOOR LEVELS


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