Furbish House, Brunswick, ca. 1880

Contributed by Pejepscot History Center


Parlor at John Furbish's house at 10 Cumberland Street, Brunswick, which is the historic residence of his father, Benjamin Furbish, tin-plate worker and hardware store merchant in 1844. The house was built approximately between 1836 and 1840. Noteable children of Benjamin who grew up in the house: John, principal founder of the Pejepscot Historical Society and Kate, prominent botanist and botanical artist.

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  • Title: Furbish House, Brunswick, ca. 1880
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Location: Brunswick, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Stereograph
  • Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 16.5 cm
  • Local Code: OH1542.4A
  • Object Type: Image

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Pejepscot History Center
159 Park Row, Brunswick, ME 04011
(207) 729-6606

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