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Philip Pry Farm, House, Boonsboro Pike (SR 34), Sharpsburg, Washington County, MD



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Item Title


Location
Boonsboro Pike (SR 34), Sharpsburg vicinity, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-864
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N125; N693).
Building/structure dates: 1844 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1977 subsequent work
Significance: The Pry House derives its significance from both the historical implications of its role in the Civil War Battle of Antietam, and from the architectural significance of its mid-nineteenth century Greek Revival style. It represents one of the more elaborate homes in the area.

Subjects
Conservation & Restoration
Agriculture
Fires


Related Names
Pry, Samuel
McClellan, Gen. George B.
Richardson, Gen. Israel B.
Searle, Donald D., Field Team
Boucher, Jack, Photographer
Wagner, Martha, Historian
Ballard, David D., Delineator
Bloomberg, Janet M., Delineator
Allen, Lori Ann, Delineator


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
Perspective view of southwest and northwest elevations


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