John S. Hyde farmer's cottage, Bath, 1913-1915

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Architecture commission for John Sedgwick Hyde at an unknown address in Bath, ME, 1913–1915. The commission is associated with John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects. This item is part of the Stevens Architects drawings and records collection.

This "Farmer's Cottage," was to be part of Elmhurst, a historic house at 616 High Street in Bath, Maine. Now the main building on the Bath campus of The Hyde Schools, it was built in 1913 for John Sedgwick Hyde, the son of Bath Iron Works (BIW) founder Thomas W. Hyde. It was designed by John Calvin Stevens, and is an example of Colonial Revival architecture.

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  • Title: John S. Hyde farmer's cottage, Bath, 1913-1915
  • Address: unknown, Bath, Sagadahoc County, ME
  • Client: John Sedgwick Hyde
  • Creation Date: 1913–1915
  • Subject Date: 1913–1915
  • Primary Architects: John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens Architects
  • Contributors: Arthur B. Fels
  • Object Type: Text and Image
  • Subtype: architectural drawing
  • Media/Genre: floor plans; presentation drawings; elevations; architectural elements; cross sections; foundation plans; land surveys; site plans; topographical maps; sketches;
  • Materials: graphite on tracing paper; graphite on linen; hand coloring; VanDyke Prints;
  • Local Code: Coll. 209, 4-B-3
  • Collection: Stevens Architects drawings and records collection
  • Number of items in commission: 40

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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