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Hospitality at the Quaker Tavern Inn

By Linda Lesko

The Federal style Hall’s Tavern in Falmouth, ME, now known as the Quaker Tavern Inn, was built in the first decade of the nineteenth century by Nicolas Hall. All interior structural evidence implies this Federal antique home, of gracious proportions, served as the local tavern for nearly 90 years.

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Providence Preservation Society: Historic Windows Put Rhode Islanders to Work

By Antique Homes Magazine Staff/Providence Preservation Society

Article Credit: Providence Preservation Society For the last four weeks, the Old Brick School House has been a hive of educational activity once again. Ten students have been reporting every...

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Rhode Island State Council of the Arts

By Antique Homes Magazine Staff

Rhode Island State Council on the Arts One Capitol Hill Providence, Rhode Island 02908 Governor Gina M. Raimondo and the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) are grateful...

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Don’t Sweat it, Plant it: Trees Boost overall Health and Cut Cooling Costs

By Jon Gorey - Boston Globe Correspondent

Don’t Sweat it, Plant it: Trees Boost overall Health and Cut Cooling Costs Jon Gorey – Boston Globe Correspondent August 19, 2020 2:07 pm Some home improvements — a sleek...

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Sleeping porches? Telephone rooms? Pandemic could renew interest in old-school home design

By Antique Homes Magazine Staff/Cameron Sperance Globe Correspondent

By Cameron Sperance Globe Correspondent,Updated September 27, 2020, 12:00 a.m. Home design, like fashion, follows trends and the ever-churning mantra of “out with the old, in with the new.” Health professionals in the...

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Central Park: Weekly Walks: The Blockhouse

By Antique Homes Magazine Staff

Central Park Manhattan, New York City While staying indoors is critical, if you must get air or walk your dog, Central Park’s lawns have been reopened to assist with the...

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Blithewold: Music at Sunset: Concert Series 2021

By Antique Homes Magazine Staff

Blithewold 101 Ferry Road (Rt. 114) Bristol, Rhode Island 02809 After over a year closed to the public, Blithewold Mansion is open for touring once again! 2021 Hours for the Mansion: Now...

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Mercer Museum and Fonthill Castle: Henry Chapman Mercer: A Legacy Built in Concrete

By Antique Homes Magazine Staff

Mercer Museum 84 South Pine Street  Doylestown, Pennsylvania 18901 Open Tuesday – Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Closed Monday. The Mercer Museum is a six-story reinforced concrete castle designed by...

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