Photo — “Old Stone House, 1865”
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In another “then and now” photo, we’re visiting Richmond where the Ege family home on Main Street has connections to George Washington, the Marquis de Lafayette and Edgar Allan Poe. Today it’s still standing, and pretty much the same, as a Poe Museum. [GOOGLE MAPS]
April 1865. Richmond, Virginia. “The Old Stone House — so-called ‘Washington’s headquarters,’ 1916 East Main Street.” Wet plate glass negative.
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