University of Maryland Libraries Digital Collections

Wallace House, Somerville, New Jersey, circa 1915-1930

1915-19303.5 x 5.5 inPrintcolorJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Alternate title:The Wallace House, Washington's Headquarters, 1778-79, Somerville, N.J.
Summary:Wallace House, Somerville, New Jersey, circa 1915-1930. Captions reads: "In 1778-79, George Washington made the Wallace House at Somerville his headquarters during the Revolutionary War. It is now used as a museum and visitors are admitted. The Wallace House is located on Washington Place." Postmark date: August 1, 1931; Postcard number: 131005; Message included.
Provider:J. L. Skydell & Bro.
Tichnor Quality Views
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Place of origin – Settlement:Somerville
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New Jersey
Geographical subject – Settlement:Somerville
Topical subjects:Houses
Galleries & museums
Military headquarters
Washington, George, 1732-1799
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the University of Maryland Libraries at