House at 23 Salem Street, Wakefield, Mass.

Title:
  • House at 23 Salem Street, Wakefield, Mass.
Creator:
  • Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Description:
  • Photos show the house located at 23 Salem Street on the north side of the street near the Common. Built around 1795, the Federal vernacular style house is clad in asbestos shingles. An Italianate porch and two story ell were added in the 1850s or 1860s. The house was built by Elias Emerson, who later sold it to Timothy Poole, whose son Franklin Poole, a local artist, was born in 1808.
  • Detailed entry in building survey, "The cultural resources of Wakefield", pA76
  • The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Photos taken at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 15, 2008
Date:
  • 04-15-2008
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Publisher:
  • [Wakefield, Mass. : The author]

Citation

Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-, “House at 23 Salem Street, Wakefield, Mass.,” Lucius Beebe Memorial Library, Wakefield, Mass., accessed October 28, 2020, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/wakefield/items/show/1635.

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