By: Powell, Walter Lewis
Pennsylvania, Dr. Walter Louis Powell: 1986
Seller ID: 2161
Binding: card cover
Condition: Near fine condition
A very handsome little booklet which tells the intriguing story of the beautiful home Rev. Alexander Dobbin bought in 1774 to accommodate the 10 children his deceased wife gave him, plus the nine children his new wife brought to the marriage -- and that didn't even count the school he accommodated there too! The house was eventually on the Underground Railroad and had several owners over the years before it became a classic tavern. There 's a color photo of the property taken from a magazine and laid-in along with the brochure. The booklet measures 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" and has 33 dense pages and... View More...