Craik-Patton House, Charleston, WV Photos

The Craik-Patton House (1834) is a Greek Revival house museum furnished to show life in early America as settlers started moving westward. It is run by the Colonial Dames of America.

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Craik-Patton House run by Colonial Dames of America. Charleston, WV.Greek Revival front entrance at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Fanlight above front door at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Chest of drawers & mirror at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Craik-Patton House (1834) run by Colonial Dames of America. Charleston, WV.Greek Revival front entrance at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Fanlight above front door at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Chest of drawers & mirror at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Parlor with writing desk & chairs at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.James Craik portrait at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Porcelain coffee service at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Empire style sofa at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Parlor with writing desk & chairs at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.James Craik portrait at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Porcelain coffee service at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Empire style sofa at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Detail of carved sofa leg at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Mirror with carved wood frame at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Writing chair at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Side table at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Detail of carved sofa leg at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Mirror with carved wood frame at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Writing chair at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Side table at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Dish decorated with exotic bird at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Dining room with 1834 pattern reproduction wall paper at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Dining room table & sideboard at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Place setting at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Dish decorated with exotic bird at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Dining room with 1834 pattern reproduction wall paper at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Dining room table & sideboard at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Place setting at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Empire sideboard at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Tea urn at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Parlor at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.French chandelier c1780) in parlor at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Empire sideboard (c1820s) at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Tea urn at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Parlor at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.French chandelier c1780) in parlor at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Parlor with mantel original to house & sofas at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Silver tea pot with tea box & cups at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Desk from New Hampshire at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.French clock in parlor at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Parlor with mantel original to house & sofas at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Silver tea pot with tea box & cups at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Desk (1810) from New Hampshire at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.French clock (1810) in parlor at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Piano made by Thomas Gibson, NY at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Side cabinet made by Sheppard in Sheppardstown, WV in bedroom at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Writing chair with drawer below seat in bedroom at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Locally made wing chair beside bedroom fireplace at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Piano (early19thC) made by Thomas Gibson, NY at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Side cabinet (pre 1860s) made by Sheppard in Sheppardstown, WV in bedroom at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Writing chair with drawer below seat in bedroom at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Locally made wing chair beside bedroom fireplace at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Pitcher & basin in bedroom at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Early American silhouette of girl holding flowers at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Early American silhouette of boy with rifle at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Four poster bed with quilt at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Pitcher & basin in bedroom at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Early American silhouette of girl holding flowers at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Early American silhouette of boy with rifle at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Four poster bed with quilt at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Bedstead at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Detail of antique bedspread at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Stencil chair at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Bedspread with appliqué at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Bedstead at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Detail of antique bedspread at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Stencil chair at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Bedspread with appliqué at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Detail of bedspread with appliqué at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Mantel clock at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Mantel clock with image of President's House beside Potomac River at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Detail of image of President's House beside Potomac River on mantel clock at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Detail of bedspread with appliqué at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Mantel clock at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Mantel clock with image of President's House beside Potomac River at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Detail of image of President's House beside Potomac River on mantel clock at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Boxwood garden at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Basement kitchen at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Whale oil chandelier in kitchen at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Hand cranked butter churn at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Boxwood garden at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Basement kitchen at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Whale oil chandelier in kitchen at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Hand cranked butter churn at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Stoneware crock at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.United States map by J & F Tallis, London at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Log cabin at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.
Stoneware crock at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.United States map (c1840) by J & F Tallis, London at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.Log cabin at Craik-Patton House. Charleston, WV.

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