House at 95 Chestnut Street, Wakefield, Mass.

Title:
  • House at 95 Chestnut Street, Wakefield, Mass.
Creator:
  • Klapes, Jeffrey M. , 1964-
Description:
  • Photos show the house located at 95 Chestnut Street on the north side of the street at the corner of Whittemore Terrace. The Greek Revival house with a Stick Style porch was built in 1849 by Joshua Whittemore. It is of wood frame construction and has a clapboard exterior. Whittemore was known for inventing in 1862 the "Whittemore Patent Elastic Crutch", which he manufactured in an outbuilding behind the house until 1885.
  • Detailed entry in building survey, "The cultural resources of Wakefield", pD43
  • The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Photos taken at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 5, 2008
Date:
  • 05-05-2008
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Coverage:
Contributor:
Publisher:
  • [Wakefield, Mass. : The author]

Citation

Klapes, Jeffrey M. , 1964-, “House at 95 Chestnut Street, Wakefield, Mass.,” NOBLE Digital Heritage, accessed September 27, 2020, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/noble/items/show/4527.

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