Block 14: Duke of Gloucester Street

Dublin Core

Title

Block 14: Duke of Gloucester Street

Subject

Bryan House (Williamsburg, Va.)
Catherine Blaikley House (Williamsburg, Va.)
Durfey Shop (Williamsburg, Va.)
Historic buildings -- Virginia -- Williamsburg

Description

This view along the Duke of Gloucester Street shows Block 14 bounded by Nassau and Henry Streets. To the far left along Nassau Street is the Bryan House. The Catherine Blaikley House and outbuildings are shown to the right of the Bryan House. In the 1770s, the building identified as Moir's Store was the Durfey Shop which was operated by the tailor Severinus Durfey. To the right of the building labelled as Moir's Store is empty space identified as "Space for future shops."

Creator

Moorehead, Singleton P.

Publisher

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

Rights

This material is protected by copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). For reproduction queries: Rights and reproductions

Is Part Of

Singleton P. Moorehead Streetscapes

Format

jpeg

Language

eng

Type

Image

Identifier

D2010-COPY-0106-1006.jpg

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Crayon on paper.

Physical Dimensions

13.3 x 33.7 cm.

Citation

Moorehead, Singleton P. , “Block 14: Duke of Gloucester Street,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed December 2, 2021, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/425.