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Home > Maryland > Sharpsburg vicinity > Roulette Farm, Springhouse-Kitchen, Sharpsburg, Washington County, MD



B&W Photos
Perspective View Of West (front)
HB606867
Perspective View Of West (front)


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Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Springhouse-Kitchen, Sharpsburg vicinity, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-85-B
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N1024).
Building/structure dates: 1820 initial construction
Significance: The Springhouse-Kitchen is a well-preserved example of the late eighteenth- to early nineteenth -century vernacular architecture that was once common on farmsteads throughout the region. The structure was a prominent landmark during the battle of Antietam and was used as a place of refuge by soldiers of both armies.

Subjects
Kitchens
Farming
Slavery


Related Names
Anderson, William
Reynolds, John
Boucher, Jack E., Photographer
Boucher, Jack E., Photographer
Walker, Keven, Historian
Davidson, Paul A., Field Team
Holeyman, Gregoire, Field Team
Smith, Wendy H., Field Team


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF WEST (FRONT)


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