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Record 17/301
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date of photo 1890
Description Bowman House off Watertown Street, 1890.

"Here in this fine old colonial home grew up one of Lexington's most important families up to 1800. The house was very old, having been built about 1675. It was located on what is now the Concord Highway about 300 feet east of Watertown Street. It burned in 1905 and not a stone remains to mark the spot. Some of you can recall the last member of the family, Mrs. Sarah Bowman Van Ness."
Object ID Worthen.slide113
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
People Bowman
Van Ness, Sarah Bowman
Search Terms Bowman House
Concord Highway
Watertown Street
Subjects Colonial architecture
Farms
Historic houses
Houses
Trees
Title Bowman House off Watertown Street
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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