Watercolor

Martine Farm

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

VP001_MartineFarm_6in.jpg

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

"... Near the mouth of the Creek is the picturesque cottage built by T.S. Coffin; and a little further up is the old Martine farm, which has been in the family for many generations. The house is very old; perhaps it was built by Richard Martine. Whose name appears in the church record of 1693."

~ Sarah Haven Foster (1827-1900), “Martine Farm,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed September 22, 2017, http://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/874.

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Title

Martine Farm

Description

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

"... Near the mouth of the Creek is the picturesque cottage built by T.S. Coffin; and a little further up is the old Martine farm, which has been in the family for many generations. The house is very old; perhaps it was built by Richard Martine. Whose name appears in the church record of 1693."

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 1

Watercolor Item Type Metadata

PPL Accession #

1989.60.1

Provenance

Gift of Mary A. Foster, 1901