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Pre-restoration view of the south elevation of the Nicholson School once located on Nicholson Street in Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1928.

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Pre-restoration view of the south elevation of the Peyton Randolph House on Nicholson Street in Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1928.

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Pre-restoration view looking east along Nicholson Street from Palace Green towards the St. George Tucker House (left) and B.D. Peachy House (right), Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1928.

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Pre-restoration view looking along Nicholson Street of the Lee Property, including the Donegan House, Pierce House, and E.M. Lee outbuilding, prior to their demolition, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1928.

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Pre-restoration view looking east along Nicholson Street towards the Public Gaol, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1928. The Booker Tenement, formerly known as the Redwood Ordinary, is the third structure from the left.

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Between 1924 and 1940, James City County Training School educated students from first to eleventh grade in what was once a thriving African American neighborhood at the corner of North Botetourt and East Nicholson Streets in Williamsburg, Virginia.

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Pre-restoration view of the Booker Tenement (formerly known as the Redwood Ordinary) located on Nicholson Street, Williamsburg, Virginia.

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Pre-restoration view of south façade of the St. George Tucker House, Nicholson Street, Williamsburg, Virginia.

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Pre-restoration view of south façade of the Peyton Randolph House, Nicholson Street, Williamsburg, Virginia.

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Patsy Custis House, Williamsburg, Virginia, at its original location on Nicholson Street.

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The St. George Tucker Law Office, Nicholson Street, Williamsburg, Virginia. Since the structure was erected in the nineteenth-century, it was demolished during the restoration of the property to its eighteenth-century appearance..

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Exterior of the St. George Tucker House, viewed from behind the fence of the Roscow-Cole Stable yard across Nicholson Street, 1933. This view of the St. George Tucker property shows the front elevation of one of the Historic Area's original…

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Ernest Wallace Hillside Café, also known as Wallace and Cook's Beer Garden, located on Raleigh Lane [no longer extant] between Franklin and Nicholson Streets, Williamsburg, Va., September 1953. From left to right: Mr. Goodman, Charles Wallace, Elsie…

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View across Palace Green of Bruton Parish Church, as seen from behind the front yard fence of the St. George Tucker House (on the corner of Nicholson Street and Palace Street), 1935.

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View of Bruton Parish Church across Palace Green, from the corner of Nicholson Street and Palace Street, 1935.

A smaller seventeenth-century structure stood on the site from 1683 until 1715, when the larger and more elaborate cruciform-style…

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View of the gaoler from inside the door of the Public Gaol, 1935. In the foreground, a male costumed interpreter (representing the gaoler) stands outside the door of the gaol with a ring of keys on his arm.  Nicholson Street is visible beyond the…

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View looking from the boxwood garden towards the eastern end of the St. George Tucker House, 1935. St. George Tucker, a law professor at the College of William and Mary, purchased and moved the central portion of the house from Palace Green to…

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Distant view of the St. George Tucker House taken from Palace Green. St. George Tucker, a law professor at the College of William and Mary, purchased and moved the central portion of the house from Palace Green to Market Square in 1788. He added…

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Exterior of the Capitol building, northeast facade, 1935. In the foreground may be Nicholson Street (or a backstreet that runs diagonal to Waller Street, leading from behind the Capitol building to Capitol Landing Road). In the background stands the…

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Exterior of the Capitol building, northeast facade, viewed near Waller Street, 1935. In the foreground is the Capitol's northeast lawn, Waller Street, and what may be Nicholson Street or a backstreet running from behind the Capitol building to…