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No. 406: Swan House
Postcard #406

Photograph. Published in Lost Examples of Colonial Architecture / John Mead Howells. New York : Dover, 1963. Originally published in 1931. "Ascribed to Bulfinch. A balustrade, as shown on wings, originally also encircled top. Circa 1796."

 The house was located at the corner of Dudley and Howard Streets. Orcutt says in his history published in the 1890s that it was taken down in recent years.
Map: Scan of detail from 1874 Hopkins map of Swan property.
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Created: December 21, 2003   Modified: December 27, 2003