Photo, Print, Drawing Reconstructed State House of 1676, 47418 Old State House Road, St. Marys City, St. Mary's County, MD

[ Data Pages from Survey HALS MD-24  ]

About this Item

Title
Reconstructed State House of 1676, 47418 Old State House Road, St. Marys City, St. Mary's County, MD
Contributor Names
Historic American Landscapes Survey, creator
Greely, Rose
Brome
Crisp, Herbert G
Peaslee, Horace W
Stevens, Chris, transmitter
Created / Published
Documentation compiled after 2000
Subject Headings
-  colonial revival
-  Colonial Revival architectural elements
-  gardens
-  garden walls
-  formal gardens
-  boxwood gardens
-  public gardens
-  paths
-  trails & paths
-  trees
-  lawns
-  women
-  state government
-  institutional grounds and government buildings
-  galleries & museums
-  Maryland -- St. Mary'S County -- St. Marys City
Latitude / Longitude
38.186834,-76.434491
Notes
-  2013 HALS Challenge Entry: Documenting the Cultural Landscapes of Women
-  Significance: The State House and its site of approximately1.3 acres are part of the larger commemorative and interpretive landscape of Historic St. Mary's City, located on the site of Maryland's first capital and its settlement. The State House was reconstructed 1933-1934 based on the original design of the 1676 state house. The landscape designed by Rose Greely for the site was to be a Colonial Revival garden that reflected Greely's design principles, which arose from a combination of the Beaux-Arts and Arts and Crafts schools of design.
-  Survey number: HALS MD-24
-  Building/structure dates: ca. 1933- ca. 1934 Initial Construction
-  Building/structure dates: ca. 1676 Initial Construction
-  Building/structure dates: ca. 1967 Subsequent Work
-  Building/structure dates: ca. 2001- ca. 2003 Subsequent Work
-  Building/structure dates: ca. 1984 Subsequent Work
-  National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 69000310
Medium
Data Page(s): 10
Call Number/Physical Location
HALS MD-24
Source Collection
Historic American Landscapes 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
md2009
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
pdf
Description
Data Page(s): 10

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Chicago citation style:

Historic American Landscapes Survey, Creator, Rose Greely, Brome, Herbert G Crisp, and Horace W Peaslee. Reconstructed State House of , 47418 Old State House Road, St. Marys City, St. Mary's County, MD. Maryland St. Mary's County St. Marys City, 2000. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/md2009/.

APA citation style:

Historic American Landscapes Survey, C., Greely, R., Brome, Crisp, H. G. & Peaslee, H. W. (2000) Reconstructed State House of , 47418 Old State House Road, St. Marys City, St. Mary's County, MD. Maryland St. Mary's County St. Marys City, 2000. Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/md2009/.

MLA citation style:

Historic American Landscapes Survey, Creator, et al. Reconstructed State House of , 47418 Old State House Road, St. Marys City, St. Mary's County, MD. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/md2009/>.

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