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Miles Brewton House, Charleston, Charleston County, South...

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Miles Brewton House, Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina
1 negative : safety film ; 8 x 10 in.
  • Title from photographer's inventory.
  • Building/structure dates: ca. 1765.
  • Related name: Miss S.P. Frost.
  • Miles Brewton House. Built by Miles Brewton, who was lost at sea with his family soon after the house was completed. His sister, Mrs. Motte took the house over. British headquarters 1780. Federal headquarters 1865.
  • Corresponding reference print in LOT 11840-10(A)1.
  • Forms part of: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South (Library of Congress).
  • Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South
  • United States--South Carolina--Charleston County--Charleston.
  • Clocks & watches.
  • Fireplaces.
  • Mantels.
  • Overmantels.
  • Pediments.
  • Portrait paintings.
  • Safety film negatives.
Johnston, Frances Benjamin, 1864-1952, photographer

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Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.