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Baker House, Winchester, Virginia, circa 1951-1980

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Summary:Baker House, Winchester, Virginia, circa 1951-1980. Caption reads: "Baker House, Winchester, Va. This house, which was built in 1846 on land that has been in the Baker family since 1815, was in the middle when Confederate and Union troops clashed at the third battle of Winchester Sept. 19, 1864. Four cannon balls, one of which is shown in this picture, struck the house during the engagement."
Provider:Potomac Edison System
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Winchester
Topical subjects:Houses
Winchester, 3rd Battle of, Winchester, Va., 1864
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Cannon balls
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology Postcard Collection
  • series Virginia
  • box 15
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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