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Bodwell House, 15 Middle Street, Hallowell, Kennebec County, ME



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B&W Photos

HB629907
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 East (front) Elevation From Southeast

HB629908
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 East (front) Elevation From Northeast

HB629909
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 South (side) Elevation From Southwest

HB629910
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 View Of South And West Walls Of The Ell

HB629911
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 Detail Of Two Ell Dormers

HB629912
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 Central Hallway And Staircase, First Floor, As Seen From Northeast Parlor

HB629913
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 Fireplace And Bookcase On North Wall Of Northeast Parlor, First Floor

HB629914
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 Fireplace On South Wall On Southeast Parlor, First Floor

HB629915
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 Central Plaster Ceiling Ornament, Dining Room, Northwest Corner Of First Floor

HB629916
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 Detail Of Etched Glass On Door Of Small Room Located At Center Of Facade, Second Story

HB629917
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 Northwest Room, Third Floor

HB629918
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 Third-story Hallway Looking From West To East, With Tower Staircase At Right

HB629919
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 East Tower Window

HB629920
Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 Tower Ceiling With Original Painted Ornamentation


Data Pages


Item Title


Location
15 Middle Street, Hallowell, ME

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS ME-160
Building/structure dates: 1875 subsequent work
Significance: The house was remodeled in 1875 in the Mansard or Second Empire style by Joseph R. Bodwell, Governor of Maine (1886-1887) and president of the Hallowell Granite Works. It is the most high-style mansard house in the city of Hallowell, and a major example of the style in Maine.

Subjects
Governors
Brick Buildings
Houses


Related Names
Bodwell, Gov. Joseph R.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 EAST (FRONT) ELEVATION FROM SOUTHEAST
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 EAST (FRONT) ELEVATION FROM NORTHEAST
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 SOUTH (SIDE) ELEVATION FROM SOUTHWEST
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 VIEW OF SOUTH AND WEST WALLS OF THE ELL
5. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 DETAIL OF TWO ELL DORMERS
6. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 CENTRAL HALLWAY AND STAIRCASE, FIRST FLOOR, AS SEEN FROM NORTHEAST PARLOR
7. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 FIREPLACE AND BOOKCASE ON NORTH WALL OF NORTHEAST PARLOR, FIRST FLOOR
8. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 FIREPLACE ON SOUTH WALL ON SOUTHEAST PARLOR, FIRST FLOOR
9. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 CENTRAL PLASTER CEILING ORNAMENT, DINING ROOM, NORTHWEST CORNER OF FIRST FLOOR
10. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 DETAIL OF ETCHED GLASS ON DOOR OF SMALL ROOM LOCATED AT CENTER OF FACADE, SECOND STORY
11. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 NORTHWEST ROOM, THIRD FLOOR
12. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 THIRD-STORY HALLWAY LOOKING FROM WEST TO EAST, WITH TOWER STAIRCASE AT RIGHT
13. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 EAST TOWER WINDOW
14. Historic American Buildings Survey Stanley Schwartz, Photographer 1971 TOWER CEILING WITH ORIGINAL PAINTED ORNAMENTATION


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