Sheldon House, Deerfield, Massachusetts
Mid to late 19th century / Foster, Sarah Haven (1827-1900)
A watercolor painting of the Ensign John Sheldon House, also known as the "Indian House." The house survived an attack during the French and Indian War in 1704, but was demolished in 1848. Inscription reads, "Mr. Sheldon's house (Indian house) Deerfield, Mass. (See Miss Wilkins in Harper July '93)."