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Governor's Houses and State Houses of British Colonial America, 1607-1783 : An Historical, Architectural

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This book surveys governor’s and state houses or capitols in the British colonies in North America from 1607 to 1783, in Virginia, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maryland, Connecticut, Rhode Island, North Carolina, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Florida, and Quebec. Descriptions include information on the location of the building, the name of the builder and architect or designer, construction dates, when the building was destroyed or rebuilt or restored, building materials, the floor plan, when the building was used as a governor’s residence or state house, and other building owners and uses, as well as a brief history of each colony, a history of the governors, and discussion of individual governors during their terms, and introductory chapters on historic preservation in the US and architecture in the American colonies. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 479
Genre: Architecture, Political Science, History
Sub-Genre: History
Format: Paperback
Publisher: McFarland Publishing
Author: Hoke P. Kimball & Bruce Henson
Language: English
Street Date: March 20, 2017
TCIN: 51403999
UPC: 9780786470518
Item Number (DPCI): 248-20-3686
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