Photo, Print, Drawing Jerry Scruggs, Jr. House, Adams & Second Street, Nicodemus, Graham County, KS

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About this Item

Title
Jerry Scruggs, Jr. House, Adams & Second Street, Nicodemus, Graham County, KS
Contributor Names
Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Fraser, Clayton B, photographer
Van Dyke, Bettina C, historian
Created / Published
Documentation compiled after 1933
Subject Headings
-  houses
-  stone buildings
-  wooden buildings
-  domestic life
-  Kansas -- Graham County -- Nicodemus
Notes
-  See HABS No. KS-49 for list of structures that are contributing to the historic district.
-  Significance: Sold to Burney circa 1975 and alterations never completed. Vacant. Striking reflection of local house evolution. Two room building moved onto townsite for residence. After east addition, building finished to suggest uniformity; white stucco and paint and green shingles over all. Large concrete slab southeast corner typical of large pave outdoor spaces that may have been work spaces off kitchens and/or sitting areas. Modern alterations would have included indoor plumbing, water, electricity, and telephone which previous occupant lived without. Scruggs was a colorful local character. Hard luck caused him to live in numerous places all over Nicodemus Township. This is the house he made when he finally moved to town. It represents local building materials and practices and the small scale typical of many period residences.
-  Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-6
-  Survey number: HABS KS-49-D
-  Building/structure dates: before 1950 Initial Construction
-  Building/structure dates: ca. 1956 Subsequent Work
-  Building/structure dates: ca. 1975 Subsequent Work
-  National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000820
Medium
Photo(s): 4
Data Page(s): 3
Photo Caption Page(s): 1
Call Number/Physical Location
HABS KANS,33-NICO,1-D-
Source Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Control Number
ks0121
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html
Language
English
Online Format
image
pdf
Description
Photo(s): 4 | Data Page(s): 3 | Photo Caption Page(s): 1

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Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, and Bettina C Van Dyke, Fraser, Clayton B, photographer. Jerry Scruggs, Jr. House, Adams & Second Street, Nicodemus, Graham County, KS. Graham County Kansas Nicodemus, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/ks0121/.

APA citation style:

Historic American Buildings Survey, C. & Van Dyke, B. C., Fraser, C. B., photographer. (1933) Jerry Scruggs, Jr. House, Adams & Second Street, Nicodemus, Graham County, KS. Graham County Kansas Nicodemus, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ks0121/.

MLA citation style:

Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, and Bettina C Van Dyke, photographer by Fraser, Clayton B. Jerry Scruggs, Jr. House, Adams & Second Street, Nicodemus, Graham County, KS. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/ks0121/>.

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