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Catalog Number L1990.0116.S.0437
Object Name Print, Photographic
Scope & Content This black and white postcard depicts the old Jewett Homestead in Laconia, N.H. circa 1780.

In the foreground is a set of steps leading up a small hill to the entrance to the house which sits in the middleground. There is a tree on each side of the steps. In front of the door in the middle of the house is a small girl on the left and a woman with an umbrella on the right. Next to the little girl is a carriage with a doll in it. There are two windows on each side of the door with shutters on them. On the far right is the edge of a porch. On the front is labeled "Old Jewett Homestead, 1780, Laconia, N.H." and "Canning, Laconia, N.H." On the back is written "For Aquedoctan Celebration, 1936".

Title "Old Jewett Homestead, 1780, Laconia, N.H."
Earliest Date 1780.0
Latest Date 1780.0
Date 1780
Additional Information 0.0
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
People Unknown people
Canning
Jewett
Search Terms Jewett
Jewett Homesteads
Subjects Buildings
Residences
Houses
Trees
Porches
Entrances
Windows
Stairways
People
Girls
Women
Dolls
Doll Clothes
Doll carriage
Bushes
Shutters
Grasses
Umbrellas
Toys
1700s
Home life
Homesteading