Monthly Archives: March 2008

The Vassall-Craigie-Longfellow House (1759)

The Vassall-Craigie-Longfellow House has important associations with both the Revolutionary War and nineteenth century American literature. This impressive Georgian-style mansion was built in 1759 by Maj. John Vassall on what is now Brattle Street in Cambridge. The area was known … Continue reading

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The House of the Seven Gables (1668)

The House of the Seven Gables, aka/ the Capt. John-Turner House or the Turner-Ingersoll MansionFew houses in the world have the fame and literary associations of the House of the Seven Gables. The earliest section was built on Derby Street … Continue reading

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