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Huebener Brick no. 37, Howe House, Adams Street
Huebener Brick no. 37 Howe House
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 According to the list of bricks the Howe House was located on Adams Street.

The Edward A. Huebener collection of over 100 bricks originally collected by Mr. Huebener exhibits brick paintings of the houses from which the bricks came. The bricks have upon them painted scenes of (mostly) old Dorchester houses and landmarks. To see a list of all the bricks, choose the term Architecture in the list at the left of the screen and choose the first subsection -- the Edward A. Huebener Brick Collection and scroll to the bottom of that page to see icons for all the bricks.

Map Detail 1858 Howe House, Adams Street
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 Detail from 1858 Walling map of Norfolk County. Of the several Howe properties, it should be the one labeled J. Howe near the top of the map on Adams Street near the Willard property.

Howe House, 315 Adams Street
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 A note on the photograph below says it was located at 315 Adams Street (later the address of one of Huebener?s shops -- Huebener was the collector of the bricks).

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Huebener Brick no. 53A Thomas Tolman HouseThomas Tolman HouseHuebner Brick 53B Thomas Tolman HouseStephen Tolman House
21 Adams Street75 Adams Street83 Adams Street99 Adams Street
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Created: June 21, 2008   Modified: April 14, 2011