Debress Property

Dublin Core

Title

Debress Property

Subject

Historic buildings - Virginia - Williamsburg
Block 18-2.
Lost architecture - Virginia - Williamsburg
Streets - Virginia - Williamsburg
Business enterprises - Virginia - Williamsburg

Description

Pre-restoration view looking northeast across Duke of Gloucester Street towards the Debress property, site of the Virginia Gazette office, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1928. The lighter colored building is the Gary Store and the building at the far end of the block is the Harris Property which is the location of the James City Furniture Co. All of these buildings were demolished during the restoration. The Davidson Shop and the Williams Waters House are now located on the site at the far end of the block, the George Pitt house is on the DeBress property and the Printing Office and Hunter's Store are in the middle of the block.

Creator

Holmes, Clyde

Date

Circa 1928

Date Created

Circa 1928

Is Part Of

Clyde Holmes Photograph Collection, AV2009.25, Box 1, Folder 2, Sheet 28

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

H231, Print Hol-108

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Gelatin silver print

Physical Dimensions

5 x 7 inches

Citation

Holmes, Clyde, “Debress Property,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed May 23, 2022, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1741.