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Kenyon College, Peter Neff Cottage, Wiggin Street, Gambier, Knox County, OH



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Location
Wiggin Street, Gambier, OH

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS OH-49
Building/structure dates: 1860 initial construction
Significance: Possibly designed by architect William Tinsley, this building was erected about 1860 for Peter Neff, the inventor of the tintype, and may be the finest example of Gothic Revival cottage style and wood detail in Ohio.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey, Perry E. Borchers, Photographer, 1951 SOUTH ELEVATION.
2. Historic American Buildings Survey, Perry E. Borchers, Photographer, 1951 SOUTH ELEVATION OF ENTRANCE PORCH.
3. SOUTH ELEVATION Copy photograph of photogrammetric plate LC-HABS-GS07-T-935-600R.
4. WEST ELEVATION Copy photograph of photogrammetric plate LC-HABS-GS07-T-935-601L.
5. NE ANGLE Copy photograph of photogrammetric plate LC-HABS-GS07-T-935-602L.


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