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James Merrill House, West Falmouth Road, Falmouth, Cumberland County, ME



B&W Photos

HB628395
Historic American Buildings Survey Gerda Peterich, Photographer September 1962 South And East Elevations

HB628396
Historic American Buildings Survey Gerda Peterich, Photographer September 1962 Frontispiece

HB628397
Historic American Buildings Survey Gerda Peterich, Photographer September 1962 Dining Room Fireplace

HB628398
Historic American Buildings Survey Gerda Peterich, Photographer September 1962 Wall Drawing

HB628399

HB628400

HB628401


Data Pages


Item Title


Location
West Falmouth Road, Falmouth vicinity, ME

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS ME-115
Building/structure dates: 1738 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1790 subsequent work
Significance: One of the earliest known houses north of York County, built in 1738 by James Merrill. It is a good example of a mid-18th century Maine two-story gable house. Of special interest are fireplaces, stairways, and trim.

Subjects
Houses
Domestic Life


Related Names
Merrill, James


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Gerda Peterich, Photographer September 1962 SOUTH AND EAST ELEVATIONS
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Gerda Peterich, Photographer September 1962 FRONTISPIECE
6. Historic American Buildings Survey Gerda Peterich, Photographer September 1962 DINING ROOM FIREPLACE
7. Historic American Buildings Survey Gerda Peterich, Photographer September 1962 WALL DRAWING


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