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Huebener Brick no. 58 Revolutionary War Barracks, Savin Hill
Huebener Brick no. 58 Revolutionary War Barracks
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 The painted brick shows a house once used as a barracks, reportedly in the Revolutionary War, but it may have been the War of 1812.

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.

Revolutionary War Barracks
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 Photograph in the collection of the Dorchester Historical Society showing the barracks as well as what was probably the John Baker House.

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Here are some images from the Atheneum archive related to this topic. Click on any of these images to open a slideshow of all 57 images.
Savin Hill AvenueSavin Hill Yacht ClubD.B. Stedman HouseSara Baker House, Savin Hill, Huebener Brick no. 13
Savin Hill Beach after Hurricane 1938Savin Hill Park MonumentMcConnell Monument at Savin Hill Malibu BeachMap detail 1904 showing Savin Hill Yacht Club
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Created: July 5, 2008   Modified: April 16, 2011