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Colonial Williamsburg, its buildings and gardens

A. Lawrence Kocher

Colonial Williamsburg, its buildings and gardens

a study of Virginia"s restored capital

by A. Lawrence Kocher

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Published by Colonial Williamsburg in Williamsburg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historic buildings -- Virginia -- Williamsburg,
  • Williamsburg (Va.) -- Buildings, structures, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. Lawrence Kocher and Howard Dearstyne
    ContributionsDearstyne, Howard
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 204 p.
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14597342M
    LC Control Number49005744

    Looking north from Francis Street the Courthouse (extreme left of frame) and the octagonal roof of the Powder Magazine can be seen amidst assorted nineteenth and twentienth century buildings and automobiles in the late s before the Restoration of Colonial Williamsburg. This image appears in the book "Restoring Williamsburg". The giant busts stand in a landscaped garden setting and celebrate America's rich heritage, while other attractions based here include an educational museum, gift shop and café area. Open hours: closed at present Admission: closed at present Capitol Building Address: Duke of Gloucester Street, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia VA, USA.

    Colonial Williamsburg, its buildings and gardens A. Lawrence Kocher Read. Read. The James Blair Niles Read. Borrow. Borrow. , Furniture, Gardens , 1 book Frank J. Davis, 1 book Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America., 1 book Colonial Williamsburg, inc., 1 book . Colonial Williamsburg: Its Buildings and Gardens by A. Lawrence Kocher (5 times) Williamsburg Reproductions by Colonial Williamsburg Foundation (5 times) Eighteenth-Century Clothing at Williamsburg by Linda Baumgarten (5 times) Nancy's Story: (Colonial Williamsburg(R)) by Joan Lowery Nixon (4 times) Williamsburg in Virginia by Rutherfoord.

    The book also includes information on Colonial Williamsburg resorts, dining, and shopping. With more than illustrations and color photos as well as maps to help you find your way and locate more than buildings and sites, the guide is the essential companion for every visitor. In , John D. Rockefeller Jr. purchased the first building of Colonial Williamsburg, and since then the restored Colonial village has been home to history. Demonstrations and reenactments educate and entertain visitors, and there’s more to come with a newly announced $million expansion of Colonial Williamsburg’s art museums.


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Colonial Williamsburg is open days a year. Most Historic Trades and Sites are open from 9 am to 5 pm. After hours, check out Evening Programs, which run well into the night. The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg are open daily from 10 am to 7 pm. Restaurant and store hours vary. Inclement Weather When adverse weather occurs, we encourage guests to explore The Art Museums of Colonial.

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An even harsher interpretation is that of University of Virginia Professor of Architectural History Richard Guy Wilson, author of Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, who described Colonial Williamsburg as "a superb example of an American suburb of the s, with its in-authentically tree-lined streets of Colonial Revival houses and segregated commerce".Architectural style: Georgian.

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