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Isaac Davenport House
Isaac Davenport House
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 Nothing is known about Isaac Davenport except that his house was on Green Street (later incorporated intoGeneva Avenue).



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.


Possible model for the painting
Isaac Davenport House
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 This photograph in the collection of the Dorchester Historical Society may have been used as the model for the painting.

Location
Map detail 1858 showing Green Street
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 Detail from 1858 Walling Map of Norfolk County, showing Davenport Houses on Green Street, possibly one of these was the Isaac Davenport House.

Related Images: showing 8 of 1539 (more results)
Here are some images from the Atheneum archive related to this topic. Click on any of these images to open a slideshow of all 1539 images.
Richard C. HumphreysPeabody Square 211 Ocean Street 4-12-06David Clapp House painting Huebener brick
Edward Southworth School, Meeting House HillAnthony MacalusoStadium proposed for Neponset47 Linden Street
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Created: March 14, 2010   Modified: April 16, 2011