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Nichols-Wanton-Hunter House, Newport, Rhode Island, circa 1950-1970

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Summary:The Nichols-Wanton-Hunter House, Newport, Rhode Island, circa 1950-1970. Postcard number: 83111-B. Caption reads: "The Nichols-Wanton-Hunter House Washington St., Newport, R. I. Built between 1748 and 1754 by Jonathan Nichols Jr., Deputy Governor of Rhode Island, this is the finest of the Colonial homes in the Newport area. Completely restored to its original elegance by the Preservation Society of Newport, it is furnished with Newport-made furniture of the period and open to the public May through October."
Creator:Hopf, John T.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Rhode Island
Place of origin – Settlement:Newport
Temporal subject: 1941-1950
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Rhode Island
Geographical subject – Settlement:Newport
Topical subjects:Houses
Historic buildings
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Hopf, John T.
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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