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Early Rhode Island houses : an historical and architectural study

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Isham, Norman Morrison, 1864-1943; Brown, Albert F. (Albert Frederic), 1862-
Early Rhode Island houses : an historical and architectural study
Providence, Rhode Island: Preston and Rounds Company, 1895
3 p. l., [5]-100 p. : plates, fold. map, plans, diagrs. ; 26 cm.

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Contents

[Cover] Early Rhode Island houses

[Half-title] Early Rhode Island houses

[Frontispiece] Thomas Fenner House

[Title page] Early Rhode Island houses, pp. [1]-[2]

[Dedication], pp. [3]-[4]

Preface, pp. [5]-6

[Contents] Contents, pp. [7]-8

[Contents] List of plates, pp. 9-10

Chapter I: Introductory, pp. [11]-18

Chapter II: The houses of the earliest period, 1636-1675, pp. [19]-20

I. The Roger Mowry house, pp. 21-24

II. The Arthur Fenner house, pp. 24-29

Chapter III: The houses of the second period, 1675-1700, p. [30]

I. The Thomas Fenner house, pp. 31-35

II. The Edward Manton house, pp. 35-37

III. The Thomas Field house, pp. 37-39

IV. The Eleazer Whipple house, pp. 40-41

V. The Eleazer Arnold house, pp. 41-44

Chapter IV: The houses of the third period, 1700-1725, pp. [45]-46

I. The Epenetus Olney house, pp. 46-49

II. The Benjamin Waterman house, pp. 49-51

III. The John Crawford house, pp. 51-52

IV. The James Greene house, pp. 53-54

Chapter V: Newport, pp. [55]-60

Chapter VI: Narrangansett, pp. [61]-67

Chapter VII: Construction, p. [68]

I. Stone-work and brick-work, pp. [68]-75

II. The frame, pp. 75-82

Chapter VIII: Relation of colonial architecture to English work, pp. [83]-89

Chapter IX: A list of old Rhode Island houses, pp. [90]-97

Index of names and places, pp. [98]-100

Plate 1: Development of the Rhode Island plan, p. Plate 1

Plate 2: Map of seventeenth century Providence, p. Plate 2

Plate 3: Roger Mowry House, present exterior, p. Plate 3

Plate 4: Roger Mowry House, restored plan, p. Plate 4

Plate 5: Roger Mowry House, restored section, p. Plate 5

Plate 6: Roger Mowry House, restored exterior, p. Plate 6

Plate 7: Roger Mowry House, framing, p. Plate 7

Plate 8: Arthur Fenner House, exterior, p. Plate 8

Plate 9: Arthur Fenner House, ruins, p. Plate 9

Plate 10: Arthur Fenner House, measured plan, p. Plate 10

Plate 11: Arthur Fenner House, restored plan, p. Plate 11

Plate 12: Thomas Fenner House, first story plan, p. Plate 12

Plate 13: Thomas Fenner house, second story plan, p. Plate 13

Plate 14: Thomas Fenner House, section, p. Plate 14

Plate 15: Thomas Fenner House, present fireplace, p. Plate 15

Plate 16: Thomas Fenner House, ancient fireplace restored, p. Plate 16

Plate 17: Thomas Fenner House, framing, p. Plate 17

Plate 18: Thomas Fenner House, restored exterior, p. Plate 18

Plate 19: Edward Manton House, present exterior, p. Plate 19

Plate 20: Edward Manton House, plan, p. Plate 20

Plate 21: Edward Manton House, section, p. Plate 21

Plate 22: Edward Manton House, restored exterior, p. Plate 22

Plate 23: Thomas Field House, exterior in 1894, p. Plate 23

Plate 24: Thomas Field House, plan, p. Plate 24

Plate 25: Thomas Field House, section, p. Plate 25

Plate 26: Eleazer Whipple House, present exterior, p. Plate 26

Plate 27: Eleazer Whipple House, plan, p. Plate 27

Plate 28: Eleazer Arnold House, present exterior, p. Plate 28

Plate 29: Eleazer Arnold House, plan, p. Plate 29

Plate 30: Eleazer Arnold House, cross section, p. Plate 30

Plate 31: Eleazer Arnold House, longitudinal section, p. Plate 31

Plate 32: Eleazer Arnold House, restored exterior, p. Plate 32

Plate 33: Epenetus Olney House, present exterior (1894), p. Plate 33

Plate 34: Epenetus Olney House, plan, p. Plate 34

Plate 35: Epenetus Olney House, cross section, p. Plate 35

Plate 36: Epenetus Olney House, longitudinal section, p. Plate 36

Plate 37: Epenetus Olney House, framing, p. Plate 37

Plate 38: Benjamin Waterman House, present exterior, p. Plate 38

Plate 39: Benjamin Waterman House, first story plan, p. Plate 39

Plate 40: Benjamin Waterman House, original second story, p. Plate 40

Plate 41: Benjamin Waterman House, section, p. Plate 41

Plate 42: John Crawford House, east elevation, p. Plate 42

Plate 43: John Crawford House, north elevation, p. Plate 43

Plate 44: John Crawford House, second story plan, p. Plate 44

Plate 45: John Crawford House, cross section, p. Plate 45

Plate 46: John Crawford House, longitudinal section, p. Plate 46

Plate 47: James Greene House, present exterior, p. Plate 47

Plate 48: James Greene House, plan, p. Plate 48

Plate 49: Governor Henry Bull House, plan, p. Plate 49

Plate 50: Sueton Grant House, plan, p. Plate 50

Plate 51: Sueton Grant House, restored exterior, p. Plate 51

Plate 52: Richard Smith House, plan, p. Plate 52

Plate 53: Phillips House, chimney, p. Plate 53

Plate 54: Arthur Fenner House, details, p. Plate 54

Plate 55: Thomas Field House, details; Benjamin Waterman House, details, p. Plate 55

Plate 56: Epenetous Olney House, details first story, p. Plate 56

Plate 57: Epenetous Olney House, details second story, p. Plate 57

Plate 58: John Crawford house, details, p. Plate 58

Plate 59: Framing details - rafters, p. Plate 59

Plate 60: Framing details - overhangs, p. Plate 60

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