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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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Old York, Maine: Guided Walking Tours resume!

By Antique Homes Magazine Staff

Old York Historical Society 3 Lindsay Road York, Maine 03909 Old York’s historic buildings currently are closed to the public. Outdoor guided walking tours will resume on May 31, 2021. The...

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Whitehorne House Museum: Opening for season!

By Antique Homes Magazine Staff

Whitehorne House Museum 416 Thames Street Newport, Rhode Island Whitehorne House Museum is opening May 26, 2021! https://www.newportrestoration.org/whitehornehouse/ Woodcarving at Whitehorne House JUNE 19, 20221 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Steve...

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The Mount: Spring Bird Walks With Mass Audubon

By Antique Homes Magazine Staff

The Mount: Edith Wharton’s Home 2 Plunkett Street Lenox, Massachusetts 01240-0974 The Main House is open through October 31, 2021.Advance registration required.   Grounds are open daily, dawn to dusk....

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