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James Hopkins Smith house, Falmouth Foreside, ca. 1895

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James Hopkins Smith house, Falmouth Foreside, ca. 1895

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James Hopkins Smith commissioned Portland architect John Calvin Stevens (1855-1940) to design this summer home in Falmouth Foreside. Smith named the house "Stonecroft."

Stevens started his own architectural firm in 1884 after training in the offices of Francis H. Fassett.

Stevens was known for the shingle style in which Stonecroft was built.

Other Information


  • Title: James Hopkins Smith house, Falmouth Foreside, ca. 1895
  • Creation Date: circa 1886
  • Subject Date: circa 1886
  • Town: Falmouth Foreside
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 40 x 26
  • Local Code: 1994.1000.30; Coll. 209, Box 37, fl. 6; Record 127
  • Collection: John Calvin Stevens
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822
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