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Walter Wotton house, Friendship, ca. 1907

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Walter Wotton house, Friendship, ca. 1907

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Walter Wotton built this handsome Victorian house for his new bride, Mary Etta, in 1900. He kept a careful record of the costs of building the house and noted that the total cost of the house was $1699.96. On the right side of the postcard, Walter Wotton has written, "Best Wishes Walter."

The gingerbread trim along the eaves, ornate peaked roofs, and wraparound porch were typical of the houses in the Victorian era.

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  • Title: Walter Wotton house, Friendship, ca. 1907
  • Creation Date: circa 1907
  • Subject Date: circa 1907
  • Town: Friendship
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 11.04 x 6.54
  • Object Type: Image

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Friendship Museum
PO Box 226, Friendship, ME 04547
(207) 832-4899

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