Stanley-Whitman House Museum, Farmington, CT Photos

The Stanley-Whitman House (1709-20) (37 High St.) is a New England saltbox which is now a museum furnished to flow through the three eras of the three families who lived in this early American structure from 1720-1772.

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Stanley-Whitman House Museum a New England saltbox structure. Farmington, CT.Stanley-Whitman House Museum a New England saltbox structure. Farmington, CT.Front door & leaded window of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Leaded windows of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Stanley-Whitman House Museum (c1720) (37 High St.) a New England saltbox structure. Farmington, CT.Stanley-Whitman House Museum (1709-20) (37 High St.) a New England saltbox structure. Farmington, CT.Front door & leaded window of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Leaded windows of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
End facade of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Decorative finials of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Heritage garden of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Plants used in early America at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
End facade of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Decorative finials of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Heritage garden of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Plants used in early America at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Woven basket beehive at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Model of early American framing of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Kitchen with trestle table at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Trestle table & stool at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Woven basket beehive at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Model of early American framing of Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Kitchen with trestle table at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Trestle table & stool at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Turned early American Great Chair at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Pewter plates at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Cradle at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Chest with bible box at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Turned early American Great Chair (c1685) at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Pewter plates at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Cradle at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Chest with bible box at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Simple fireplace hearth at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Fold away rope bed to save floor space at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Barn loom at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Weaving supplies & tools at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Simple fireplace hearth at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Fold away rope bed to save floor space at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Barn loom at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Weaving supplies & tools at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Flax preparation tools & spinning wheel at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Wooded walls at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Bedroom with canopy & cradle at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Cradle before fireplace at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Flax preparation tools & spinning wheel at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Wooded walls at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Bedroom with canopy & cradle at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Cradle before fireplace at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Tall chest of drawers with half-arm chair at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Canopy bed at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Armchair with writing surface arm & drawer at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.High chest of drawers in Queen Anne style at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Tall chest of drawers with half-arm chair at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Canopy bed at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Armchair with writing surface arm & drawer at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.High chest of drawers in Queen Anne style (c1765) at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Round tea table with chairs before corner china cabinet at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Chinese export porcelain at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Teapot & creamer in blue oriental design at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Carved chest with initials EC & Connecticut style decoration at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Round tea table with chairs before corner china cabinet at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Chinese export porcelain at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Teapot & creamer in blue oriental design at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Carved chest with initials EC & Connecticut style decoration at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Chinese export porcelain squarish bowl with corner notches at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Tall clock at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Antique cheese making tools at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Stoneware butter churn marked ? Seymour, Hartford at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Chinese export porcelain squarish bowl with corner notches (c1789) at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Tall clock at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Antique cheese making tools at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Stoneware butter churn marked ? Seymour, Hartford at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Collection of ceramic storage jugs at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Connecticut stoneware jug with blue peacock feather pattern at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Redware plate at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Cones of sugar & sugar snips at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Collection of ceramic storage jugs at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Connecticut stoneware jug with blue peacock feather pattern at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Redware plate at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Cones of sugar & sugar snips at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Blown glass pocket flask at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Tom Truelove Going to Sea creamware pitcher made in England for American market at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Headstone of Col. John Strong of Farmington at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Death head detail of headstone of Col. John Strong of Farmington at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.
Blown glass pocket flask (18th C) at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Tom Truelove Going to Sea creamware pitcher (1795-1818) made in England for American market at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Headstone (1777) of Col. John Strong (age 72) of Farmington at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.Death head detail of headstone (1777) of Col. John Strong (age 72) of Farmington at Stanley-Whitman House. Farmington, CT.

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