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Huebener Brick no. 78 Thompson House
 






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.


Huebener Brick no. 78 Thompson House
Map Detail 1858 Tiger Engine Company
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 The S. Thompson was located on Highland Street (now Fruean Place), which runs from Church Street down to Freeport Street. The drawing has a caption that says Thompson was a drummer in the Revolution.


Drawing of the Thompson House
Drawing of Thompson House
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 Pen and ink drawing by G.B. Bird in the possession of the Dorchester Historical Society--model for the brick painting.

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Created: January 16, 2011   Modified: April 16, 2011