The Goodwin Houses, Ridlonville, ca. 1900

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The Goodwin Houses, Ridlonville, ca. 1900

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Description

The houses created by the Goodwin brothers along Main Street in Mexico.

In 1898 Eliphat Perkins Goodwin and his brother William Woodbury Goodwin moved to Ridlonville from Carthage and purchased six lots of land. By 1903, they had constructed six identical Colonial Revival duplex houses with hip roofs and small facade porches. These homes were rentals and much desired by the millworkers.

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About This Item

  • Title: The Goodwin Houses, Ridlonville, ca. 1900
  • Creator: Mexico historical Society
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Local Name: Ridlonville
  • Town: Mexico
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: photograph on postcard
  • Local Code: 12 007 Mex
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Mexico Historical Society
3 Oxford Avenue, Mexico, ME 04257
(207) 357-9786

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