Watercolor

Fowle House

Mid to late 19th Century / Sarah Haven Foster (1827-1900)

VP012_FowleHouse_6in.jpg

Excerpted from The Portsmouth Guide Book, 1896, by Sarah Haven Foster...

"Washington street runs parallel with Marcy street. To go through it you turn off from Pleasant street opposite to the Gov. Wentworth house. The right hand corner was until recently occupied by the house in which Daniel Fowle published the first newspaper in New Hampshire."

~ Sarah Haven Foster (1827-1900), “Fowle House,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed September 19, 2017, http://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/863.

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Title

Fowle House

Description

Excerpted from The Portsmouth Guide Book, 1896, by Sarah Haven Foster...

"Washington street runs parallel with Marcy street. To go through it you turn off from Pleasant street opposite to the Gov. Wentworth house. The right hand corner was until recently occupied by the house in which Daniel Fowle published the first newspaper in New Hampshire."

Creator

Sarah Haven Foster (1827-1900)

Source

Portsmouth Public Library, Art and Artifact Collection

Date

Mid to late 19th Century

Contributor

Special Collections, Portsmouth Public Library

Format

JPG, derived from TFF

Type

Watercolor

Identifier

Views of Portsmouth 12

Watercolor Item Type Metadata

Inscription Title

House used by Robert Fowle as a printing office, 1762, Pleasant St.

PPL Accession #

1989.60.12

Provenance

Gift of Mary A. Foster, 1901