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The Milton Inn, Sparks, Maryland, circa 1959-1985

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Summary:Postcard featuring photographs of the Milton Inn, Sparks, Maryland, circa 1959-1985. Caption reads: "Purported to have been built by a Quaker around 1740, it was used as a coachman's Inn and stage-coach stop. In 1847 the Inn was transformed to 'Milton' Academy, one of its famous students was John Wilkes Booth, Lincoln's assassin. In 1947 the old stone building became Milton Inn. Today, the owners, Mr. and Mrs. Attilio 'Leo' Allori are maintaining its old charm and grace with the Allori touch for Continental cuisine as mentioned in the Time and Life magazines."
Creator:Atkinson, W. B.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Baltimore
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
1961-1970
1971-1980
1981-1990
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:Sparks
Topical subjects:Taverns (Inns)
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Unknown
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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