Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home

>

Pennsylvania

>

Havertown vicinity

>

Lawrence Cabin, State Route 3, Havertown, Delaware County, PA



See 45 maps of this location


B&W Photos

HB1005590
East Side And Environs

HB1005591
South (front) Elevation, Oblique View

HB1005592
North (rear) Elevation

HB1005593
South (front) Elevation, Log Section With Exposed Common Rafters

HB1005594
Chamfered Rafter With Butt End Of Common Purlin

HB1005595
South Elevation, Paneled Door, Main Entrance Of Rubble Section

HB1005596
Log Notching With Infill

HB1005597
Roof Construction Showing Common-purlins And Rafters

HB1005598
Detail, Roof Construction With Rafters

HB1005599
Rubble Wall Juxtaposed To Log Construction

HB1005600
Rubble Wall, Log Construction, And Eave

HB1005601
Interior, Fireplace


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
State Route 3, Havertown vicinity, PA

Find maps of Havertown, PA


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS PA-1238
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N1077).
Building/structure dates: 1700 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1750 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1961 subsequent work
Significance: Log cabin resembles those built by Swedish settlers in the area.

Subjects
Moving Of Structures
Ethnic Groups
Log Cabins


Related Names
Buckley, Mary, Historian
Hartshorne, Penelope, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. EAST SIDE AND ENVIRONS
2. SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION, OBLIQUE VIEW
3. NORTH (REAR) ELEVATION
4. SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION, LOG SECTION WITH EXPOSED COMMON RAFTERS
5. CHAMFERED RAFTER WITH BUTT END OF COMMON PURLIN
6. SOUTH ELEVATION, PANELED DOOR, MAIN ENTRANCE OF RUBBLE SECTION
7. LOG NOTCHING WITH INFILL
8. ROOF CONSTRUCTION SHOWING COMMON-PURLINS AND RAFTERS
9. DETAIL, ROOF CONSTRUCTION WITH RAFTERS
10. RUBBLE WALL JUXTAPOSED TO LOG CONSTRUCTION
11. RUBBLE WALL, LOG CONSTRUCTION, AND EAVE
12. INTERIOR, FIREPLACE


Back to Havertown vicinity, Pennsylvania