Old Hempstead House [sic], Built by Sir Robert Hempstead in 1643 [sic], New London, Conn.

Title

Old Hempstead House [sic], Built by Sir Robert Hempstead in 1643 [sic], New London, Conn.

Subject

Old Hempsted House, a.k.a. Joshua Hempsted House, in New London

Description

Postcard of the Joshua Hempsted House (incorrectly identified on the postcard as "Hempstead House" built by Sir Robert Hempstead in 1643). The card is addressed to Miss E. Kilgour (sp?) in West Springfield, Mass. It has a 1911 (?) postmark from New London.

Publisher

Danziger & Berman, New Haven

Date

1911

Original Format

postcard

Physical Dimensions

3.5"x5.5"

Files

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Citation

“Old Hempstead House [sic], Built by Sir Robert Hempstead in 1643 [sic], New London, Conn.,” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed September 25, 2022, https://lc-digital.conncoll.edu/items/show/1244.