Contributed by Thomaston Historical Society
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This house was built on School Street ca. 1845 by joiner John D. Swett, who within a few years, sold it to Samuel Emerson Smith, nephew of and named after the Honorable Samuel Emerson Smith, Governor of Maine.
The view of this Gothic house is as seen from Main Street, looking south.
About This Item
- Title: The John Swett House, Thomaston, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1960
- Subject Date: circa 1960
- Location: Thomaston, Knox County, ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 9.5 cm x 24 cm
- Local Code: HousesDocumentBox
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Historic buildings--Maine--Thomaston
- Architecture, Domestic--Maine--Thomaston
- Gothic revival (Architecture)
- George's Bank
- Governor of Maine
- Main Street
- O'Brien and Carr Block
- School Street
- Swett House
- Wadsworth Street
For more information about this item, contact:Thomaston Historical Society
PO Box 384, Thomaston, ME 04861
(207) 354 2295
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