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Edgar Wells House, 2301-2303 Chapline Street, Wheeling, Ohio County, WV



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HB1257593
Photocopy Of 1977 Photograph (original Negative Lost) East Front

HB1257594
Photocopy Of 1977 Photograph (original Negative Lost) Corner View From The Northeast With 2305 On The Left

HB1257595
Photocopy Of 1977 Photograph (original Negative Lost) North Side

HB1257596
Detail Of Stairway In 2303 Chapline Street


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Location
2301-2303 Chapline Street, Wheeling, WV

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS WV-195
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-67).
Significance: This house was built by Edgar Wells, a local builder-architect associated with the firm of Klieves, Kraft and Company. Erected about 1889, it reflects Wells' fondness for rich decorative detailing and is an architecturally eclectic composition. Evidence indicates that this house was originally designed to be a two-family structure.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Photocopy of 1977 photograph (original negative lost) EAST FRONT
2. Photocopy of 1977 photograph (original negative lost) CORNER VIEW FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH 2305 ON THE LEFT
3. Photocopy of 1977 photograph (original negative lost) NORTH SIDE
4. DETAIL OF STAIRWAY IN 2303 CHAPLINE STREET


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