Maine Historical Society

MAINE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

PRESERVING HISTORY
ENGAGING MINDS
CONNECTING MAINE

A Past Exhibit

Wholesome Habitations: Architectural Collections of the Maine Historical Society

Exhibition dates: October 3, 2014 - February 28, 2015

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Wholesome Habitations showcased the architectural collections of the Brown Library at Maine Historical Society. The selection included a sampling from various architectural collections including John Calvin Stevens, the Coombs Bros., Gibbs & Pulsifer, Eaton Tarbell, John Thomas, and Frederick Tompson. On display were various forms of architectural drawings and supplemental items, such as presentation drawings, elevations, floor plans, decorative elements, and photographs.

This show was viewed in the Shettleworth Lecture Hall at MHS, and was curated by Jamie Kingman Rice, Director of Library Services, and Theodore Oldham.

Sponsorship for this exhibition was provided by:
SMRT Architects     Scott Simons Architects