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7 edition of Wright"s Ferry Mansion found in the catalog.

Wright"s Ferry Mansion

vol. 1 & 2 boxed hc set----The House----Volume 1

by Elizabeth Meg Schaefer

  • 251 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Marquand Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Furniture,
  • House & Home,
  • Decorative arts, Early American,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • Do-It-Yourself,
  • Historic buildings,
  • Antiques & Collectibles / General,
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Wright family,
  • Columbia

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages720
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8582351M
    ISBN 100974420271
    ISBN 109780974420271
    OCLC/WorldCa60492001

    Wright’s Ferry Mansion In , Quakers John Wright and Robert Barber established a small settlement on the Susquehanna River, seventy miles west of Philadelphia. The Wrights operated a ferry that crossed the Susquehanna River, and a rural community called Wright’s Ferry grew up around the ferry. Wright's Ferry Mansion, Columbia: See 38 reviews, articles, and 15 photos of Wright's Ferry Mansion, ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor among 16 attractions in Columbia.5/5(38).

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    Wright's Ferry Mansion is a historic home located in Columbia, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. It was built in , and is a 2 1/2-story, rectangular limestone dwelling with a gable roof and pent eave. It was built for Susanna Wright, an English Quaker poet and businesswoman, and its architecture reflects a mix of English and Germanic on: 38 S 2nd St, Columbia, PA , USA. A jewel of early 18th-century house museums, Wright’s Ferry Mansion is also Pennsylvania’s best-kept secret, tucked away along the banks of the Susquehanna River in Columbia, PA. Built in for the dynamic English Quaker Susanna Wright, the house has .


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Wright"s Ferry Mansion by Elizabeth Meg Schaefer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Wright’s Ferry Mansion has been restored and furnished by The von Hess Foundation with meticulous care to the time that Susanna Wright lived in the house, from tilland is the only Pennsylvania English Quaker house that has been furnished exclusively to the first half of the eighteenth century.

Wright's Ferry Mansion: vol. 1 & 2 boxed hc setThe House (Volume 1) Hardcover – August 3, by Elizabeth Meg Schaefer (Author), III Kindig, Joe K. (Author)5/5(2). Wright's Ferry Mansion [Elizabeth Meg Schaefer] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Books, Historic Photographs, Government Reports, Diane Publishing Co. A jewel of early 18th-century house museums, Wright’s Ferry Mansion is also Pennsylvania’s best-kept secret, tucked away along the banks of the Susquehanna River in Columbia, PA.

Hotels near Wright's Ferry Mansion: ( mi) Airy View Bed and Breakfast ( mi) B.F. Hiestand House Bed & Breakfast ( mi) Sleep Inn & Suites Lancaster County ( mi) Columbian, A Bed and Breakfast Inn ( mi) Ascot House Bed and Breakfast; View all hotels near Wright's Ferry Mansion 5/5(38).

The mansion houses a superlative collection of Philadelphia furniture, English ceramics, needlework, metals and glass, all made prior to Two books about the Wright's Ferry Mansion have recently been published.

To order your copies contact us at Open May through October, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 10AM to 3PM. During this time, the town was called “Wright’s Ferry.” InJames Wright built the Wright’s Ferry Mansion, the oldest existing house in Columbia, for his family.

The structure can still be seen at Second and Cherry Streets. Source: Wikipedia, and The Still Room blog. Wright’s Ferry Mansion. Visit this historic home located in Columbia, Pennsylvania. National Watch & Clock Museum. America’s Largest Timekeeping Collection.

Landis Valley Museum. A acre living history museum in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Hands-on House. Celebrating 30. The Wrights Ferry Mansion in Columbia, Pa.

was built in for Susanna Wright, an English Quaker poet and business woman. The building has been restored to look like it did in It is roofed with side lap shingles and this roof can be compared to the roof of the Sisters House of the Ephrata Cloister which was more recently on: Columbia, Pennsylvania.

Wright's Ferry Mansion Wright's Ferry Mansion is a historic home located in Columbia, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. It was built inand is a 2 1/2-story, rectangular limestone dwelling with a gable roof and pent on: 38 S.

2nd St., Columbia, Pennsylvania. Wright’s Ferry Mansion is a treasure chest of 18th-century history. And the Columbia house, built for the formidable Susanna Wright, has recently acquired one more treasure: a four-poster.

Wright's Ferry Mansion (Columbia, Pa.) Historic buildings > Pennsylvania > Columbia. Decorative arts, Early American > Pennsylvania > Columbia. Wright’s Ferry Mansion Historic home The history of one of the oldest frontier towns is alive and well in this restored mansion, which interprets the life of early settler, Susanna Wright.

Wright's Ferry brick tile is the original Inglenook tile style, and is still the most was inspired by the entry of the Wright's Ferry Mansion museum, in Columbia, Pennsylvania. That floor took Julie's breath away, and was the inspiration for Inglenook Tile Design. Highland House: Boiling Springs mansion played many roles “Highland House” overlooking Children’s Lake in Boiling Springs has played many roles in its plus year has been the estate of iron barons, a focal point of community life.

James Wright, Susanna’s brother, built the Wright’s Ferry mansion, the oldest house in Columbia, for his family in about Susanna never married, but managed her father’s extended household, and later cared for her brother James’s family as well. Wright, Susanna, > > Homes and haunts > Pennsylvania > Columbia.

Wright family > Homes and haunts > Pennsylvania > Columbia. Wright's Ferry Mansion (Columbia, Pa.). Elizabeth Meg Schaefer is the author of Wright's Ferry Mansion ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ) and Wright's Ferry Mansion ( avg Home My Books5/5(1).

"Wright's Ferry Mansion" The story of Susanna Wright's life in the s is told through the history of her home in a new two-volume publication. View the best Wright's Ferry Mansion, Columbia vacation rentals, including houses, apartment and condo rentals & more bookable online.

Choose from more than properties, ideal house rentals for families, groups and couples. Rent a whole home for your next weekend or holiday.(A chunk of land around Georgetown, Maryland, was chosen instead, and we know how that worked out.) The Wright’s Ferry Mansion in Columbia, a historic house museum still carries the name, as does the Wright’s Ferry Bridge.

See below for the full column from the York Sunday News; Ferry tales: How they used to cross the Susquehanna.Historic Columbia Market House: Address, Phone Number, Historic Columbia Market House Reviews: 4/5 Wright's Ferry Mansion (38) 4 min.

Historic Sites. Burning Bridges Antiques Market many open stalls. BBQ, deli, soaps, comic books, and other niche vendors. Only spent about 20 minutes - we heard good things about the BBQ but ended up 4/5(3).