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Object Name Print
Title Bathurst, Essex Co., Virginia
Catalog Number 1917.4.1
Date ca. 1915
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-13.563 W-17 inches
Description This print depicts a white clapboard house in middle foreground with a front porch, and the margin at the bottom has a caption that reads, "BATHURST, ESSEX CO., VIRGINIA / HOME OF THOS. AP THOS. JONES. / FARM SOLD FOR $20,000.00 IN 1810. / HOUSE ERECTED CIRCA 1692." There are two front dormers on the second floor, a chimney with trailing ivy on the gable end, and a kitchen wing to the left with a wooden door. There is a curved path lined with bushes and trees in the foreground leading from the bottom center to the front porch. Cabin structures are visible in the left background, and there is are large trees behind the kitchen L and to the right of the porch. More trees are drawn in the backgound.
Notes Donor is Thomas Jones' grandson. REGISTER, 1917, P. 94.
Collection Lewis H. Jones Collection
People Jones, Thomas
Subjects Bathurst
Thomas Jones
Clapboard siding
Farm buildings
Farm houses
Search Terms Farming
Bathurst (Va.)
Essex County (Va.)
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS