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Early Domestic Architecture of Connecticut by J. Frederick Kelly
Based on personal observation of surviving examples and research into colonial records, this book includes 242 measured diagrams (windows, door frames, construction details, etc.) and 192 photographs of more than 150 homes, 1650 to 1800. Authentic and invaluable. 434 illustrations.
About the Author: J. Frederick Kelly was a New England architect who practiced during the 1930s, at the height of the Colonial Revival Movement in the United States. In addition to his research and restoration work on landmark buildings, he wrote this published legacy, still considered an important, authoritative contribution toward documenting early American domestic architecture.
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