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Historic furnishings report, Rotch-Jones-Duff House

Janice Hodson

Historic furnishings report, Rotch-Jones-Duff House

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Published by Northeast Museum Services Center, National Park Service in [Charlestown, Mass.?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts,
  • New Bedford,
  • New Bedford.
    • Subjects:
    • Rotch, Lydia Scott, 1782-1863,
    • Rotch, William, 1759-1850,
    • Jones, Edward Coffin, 1805-1880,
    • Duff, Mark Mitchell, 1891-1967,
    • Rotch family,
    • Jones family,
    • Duff family,
    • Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum,
    • House furnishings -- Massachusetts -- New Bedford -- History,
    • Furniture -- Massachusetts -- New Bedford -- History,
    • Historic buildings -- Massachusetts -- New Bedford

    • About the Edition

      Greek revival style mansion in New Bedford Mass., built in 1834.

      Edition Notes

      StatementJanice Hodson.
      SeriesHistoric furnishings report
      ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service. Northeast Museum Services Center.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF74.N5 H74 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1> :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3461108M
      LC Control Number2005414597
      OCLC/WorldCa60504318

      We next greeted members of the Board of Trustees from the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh and the Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum from New Bedford, Massachusetts at the Roper House. After visiting Edgewater last fall, the RDJ House and Garden Museum decided they wanted to visit another home, and chose Roper House as their next destination. Gray, Helen Rotch Bullard (Mrs. Francis C.) Catalog Number: 33 Oil painting, " x ", 44" x 34" with frame. Helen Rotch Bullard Gray () was an active member of the LVC from to , serving on many committees and holding several offices. She also worked in the Massachusetts General Hospital General Store, established and run by the LVC.


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Built by shipwrights in Rotch-Jones-Duff House book whaling merchant William Rotch Jr., the Rotch-Jones-Duff (RJD) House and Historic furnishings report Museum epitomizes the “brave houses and flowery gardens” described by Herman Melville in Moby-Dick.

Greek Revival in style, it was designed by architect Richard Upjohn, a founder and first president read moreConstruction started:   Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum: Superb Historic House - See 40 traveler reviews, 22 candid photos, and great deals for New Bedford, MA, at Tripadvisor.5/5(40).

NEW BEDFORD — The Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum (RJD) will reopen on Thursday, July 9, at 1 p.m., as part of the Commonwealth's “Phase 3”.

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum, New Bedford: Address, Phone Number, Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum Reviews: /5 Boston is a city rich in early American history, with legends dating back to the Revolutionary War.

We were amazed at how well preserved the building, its interior and furnishings, and the gardens were /5(40). The William Rotch Jr. House, now the Rotch–Jones–Duff House and Garden Museum, is a National Historic Landmark at County Street in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in the United three families whose names are attached to it were all closely tied to the city's nineteenth-century dominance of the whaling industry.

Because of this, the house is part of the New Bedford Whaling Architect: Richard Upjohn. The Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum is a National Historic Landmark at County Street in New Bedford, MA.

Since its founding inthe role of the RJD has expanded from steward of an historic building to a proactive member of the cultural community, offering a variety of programs for a diverse audience. A Partner in the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, the RJD joins. Museum exhibits and information panels inside the Rotch-Jones-Duff House After purchasing your ticket and getting your tour guide, take time to watch a minute film on the RJDH.

The film gives a general overview of the estate’s history and a rundown of the different families that lived in the house from to November. Tuesday, Novem pm Virtual History Happy Hour: The Black Sheep by Francis Davis Millet Alexandra Copeland, Art Curator, New Bedford Free Public Library Nick Serpa, Bartender.

H3 is a brief talk on a historical topic accompanied by a virtual beer tasting. This historic furnishings report summarizes primary evidence of objects in the courtroom for the years to ; it then recom-mends objects appropriate for a historic fur-nishing of the courtroom to the appearance of the room in The principal reason the report recommends as the date of inter.

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Location: COUNTY ST, NEW BEDFORD, MAUS Mission Statement. THE MISSION OF THE ROTCH-JONES-DUFF HOUSE & GARDEN MUSEUM IS: To Preserve Historic furnishings report of the nation’s finest Greek Revival mansions and its historic grounds and gardens to the highest standard; To interest and educate the public through exhibits and interpretive historical and horticultural programs that document the history.

Overview shot of house at night House Tour Guides lead visitors and school groups through the Rotch-Jones-Duff historic house, interpreting the stories of the three families and staff that lived and worked there, relating New Bedford's past, and placing the site within larger contexts of maritime history, the abolition movement, Quakerism, and the entrepreneurial spirit.

Author Historic furnishings report Monkman shares historical facts and anecdotes revealing how the furnishings and artwork showcased in this book came to the White House, sometimes under controversial circumstances.

She describes how Mary Todd Lincoln earned public criticism for indulging in excessive shopping expeditions and expenditures during the early days of Reviews: Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum Built by shipwrights in for whaling merchant William Rotch Jr., the Rotch-Jones-Duff (RJD) House and Garden Museum epitomizes the “brave houses and flowery gardens” described by Herman Melville in Moby-Dick.

The Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum (RJD) presents a cocktail party with a suspenseful twist on Friday, Oct.

18 from 6 to 9 p.m. The mansion, formerly belonging to whaling magnate William. NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK NOMINATION NPS Form USDI/NPS NRHP Registration Form (Rev. ) OMB No. Rotch-Jones-Duff House 2. LOCATION Street & Number: County Street the furnishings in this room are primarily from the Jones occupancy.

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One of my first employers was Mark Duff of the Rotch, Jones, Duff house when County St. was his home. {one of his autos had the vanity plate ""]. This book filled in some of the details I didn't know or s: 5. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Cultural landscape report and geophysical survey [electronic resource]: the Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum in SearchWorks catalog. The house serves as both a historical home, complete with furnishings, and a museum about the wealthy whaling merchants who once lived in the house.

Guests are also encouraged to take a self-guided walking tour of the New Bedford historic district. The tour passes all of the above listed attractions, plus many historical homes and businesses.

Historic documentation and physical evidence are collated into a room–by–room report as the basis for an authentic recreation of how that space was used, decorated and furnished at the pre–determined date in the past which is to be used as the date of interpretation.

The William Rotch Jr. House, now the Rotch–Jones–Duff House and Garden Museum, is a National Historic Landmark at County Street in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in the United States. The three families whose names are attached to it were all closely tied to the city's nineteenth-century dominance of the whaling industry.

Because of this, the house is part of the New Bedford Whaling. The Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum, New Bedford, MA. 1, likes 37 talking about this 1, were here. The Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum is a National Historic.

Throughout its more than year history, the style in which the house is furnished has been determined—to varying degrees—by the money appropriated by Congress from public funds. Small wonder that the citizens have considered the President’s House their own and have taken such a great interest in its furnishings.

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Old House Journal's ideas for furniture for historic homes, including antique and historic reproduction furniture, couches, chairs, beds and dining room sets. The mission of the rotch-jones-duff house & garden museum is threefold: To Preserve one of the nation's finest Greek Revival mansions and its historic grounds and gardens to the highest standard.

The RJD is an historic house museum, New England's only whaling mansion on its original grounds open to the public. Built inthe Museum was incorporated as a nonprofit organization in Our mission is to preserve the mansion and grounds, educate the public about New Bedford history, acquire appropriate artifacts and furnishings, and.

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Formerly known as the William Rotch Junior House, the Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum was built in and is a National Historic Landmark. Furthermore, the property is also listed on the National Register of Historic property remained private untilwhere local preservationist bought the house and reopened it as a.

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Get directions, reviews and information for Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum in New Bedford, MA. Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum County St New Bedford MA 6 Reviews This historic and lovely home was first owned by a Quaker and executive in the whaling industry.

The two later families who later owned this home were Location: County St, New Bedford, MA   I have long studied New Bedford history, probably dating back to before Ms Medeiros was born.

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The Diplomatic Reception Room's Historic Wallpaper After the destruction of the White House by the British inthe Executive Mansion was reconstructed with a servants’ hall di The White House Collection: George Washington. From noon to 3 p.m., the Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum and James Arnold Mansion co-hosted a free open house featuring tours, lawn games and activities for kids.

“I like old buildings and this is a beautiful building. It deserves to be preserved,” Asquino said. Of Arnold and Sarah, he said “They have a legacy.See 1 photo from 33 visitors to Rotch Jones Duff House.

History Museum in New Bedford, MA Foursquare uses cookies to provide you with an optimal experience, to personalize ads that you may see, and to help advertisers measure the results of their ad campaigns.The Fall River Historical Society in a watercolor by George Bradford Ashworth ( – ).

Formerly the residence of Elizabeth Hitchcock Brayton (), the building was donated to the Historical Society by her nephew, David Anthony Brayton (), following his aunt’s death.