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View along Palace Green looking towards the Channing M. Hall House, once located on the site of Block 29, Building 7, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1928. The residence was demolished in the 1930s. A sign posted on a tree in the adjacent lot reads…

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Confederate Monument in its original location on Palace Green, Williamsburg, Virginia. Williamsburg High School is visible directly behind it on the site of the Governor's Palace.

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Recto and verso of postcard published by Louis Kaufmann & Sons in the early 1920s. It features the Confederate Monument that once stood at the southern end of Palace Green. In the background is Williamsburg High School. It was located approximately…

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Recto and verso of postcard published by Louis Kaufmann & Sons in the early 1920s. It features the Confederate Memorial once located at the southern end of Palace Green in Williamsburg, Virginia. In the background is the George Wythe House, which…

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Williamsburg High School demolition seen from Palace Green with the Governor's Palace under reconstruction in the background, circa 1930's.

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Recto and verso of postcard featuring a view looking down Duke of Gloucester Street towards Bruton Parish Church. The side of the Colonial Hotel, located on the site of Chowning's Tavern, is visible across Palace Green. A female artist stands in the…

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Progress photo looking southeast of the restoration of the Elkanah Deane House, Williamsburg, Virginia, February 2, 1938.

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Front elevation of the George Wythe House, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1928. The photo shows the Wythe House after its first period of restoration under the direction of Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin, who resided in it during this era.
Dr. Goodwin added the…

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Front elevation of the George Wythe House looking south along Palace Green towards Bruton Parish Church. The photo shows the Wythe House after its first period of restoration under the direction of Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin, who resided in it during this…

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Pre-restoration view of the George Wythe House, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1928.

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Pre-restoration view of the east elevation of the George Wythe House on the Palace Green in Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1906.

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Pre-restoration view from Palace Green of the George Wythe House,Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1900.

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Hand-colored photograph of the Governor's Palace viewed from Palace Street, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930's

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Overhead view of the Palace Green, looking south from the Governor's Palace, 1935. Palace Street rings the Green. Formal gardens are visible in the forecourt of the Palace, while a carriage drawn by two horses stands outside the front gate. Two male…

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Overhead view of the Palace Green, looking south through a window of the Governor's Palace. Palace Street rings the Green. At the front gate of the Palace stands a gowned female costumed interpreter (once referred to as a "hostess"), while a carriage…

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Governor's Palace, front elevation view from the foot of Palace Green at Duke of Gloucester Street, 1935. The vista south along Palace Green is a feature mentioned by Thomas Jefferson who noted that native American catalpa trees (also known as…

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Governor's Palace, front elevation view from the foot of Palace Green at Duke of Gloucester Street, 1935. Palace Street is also visible to the right. The vista south along Palace Green is a feature mentioned by Thomas Jefferson who noted that native…

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Exterior of Governor's Palace, view of front gate, 1935. A female costumed interpreter (once called a "hostess") stands in a gown at the front gate, while a carriage drawn by two horses stands in the front drive. Two male costumed interpreters,…

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Exterior of the western Advance Building of the Governor's Palace, 1933.  Reconstructed between March 1932 and April 1934, the western Advance Building likely served varying functions over time.  According to architectural historian Ed Chappel (the…
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