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Identifier: americanhomesgar41907newy
Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : Munn and Co
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library

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ly the bestthat the market can supply is provided. A happier or brighter sight than the hall at noon, with hundreds of **55t cheerful girls seated at the tables, wouldbe difficult to find. The village postoffice and telegraphoffice focus the at-tention of the vis-itor. They wereoriginally built as ablock of cottages,with a shop at oneend. The half-timber work in thisshop is of solid oak,and it is built in thesame way as itwould have beenhad it been erectedthree hundred yearsago. In fact, all thehalf - timber build-ings at Port Sun-light are reproduc-tions of houses builtat that time. The mens socialclub house, with itsbeautiful pavilion,bowling green andquoiting ground,has proved a most successful building for its intended pur-pose. It is well equipped with billiard-rooms, and chess,drafts and ping-pong may be played. There is also a reading-room, where the leading periodicals and newspapers of theday are to be found. Instead of the corners of terraces being disfigured by shops, Garck

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Date: 2014-07-28 16:05:19

bookid:americanhomesgar41907newy bookyear:1905 bookdecade:1900 bookcentury:1900 booksubject:Architecture__Domestic booksubject:Landscape_gardening bookpublisher:New_York___Munn_and_Co bookcontributor:Smithsonian_Libraries booksponsor:Biodiversity_Heritage_Library bookleafnumber:639 bookcollection:biodiversity BHL Collection BHL Consortium

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