Hamilton House

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Hamilton House

Acquired by the College: 1931, 1935

Previous names: Quadrangle Lot, J.T. Baldwin Memorial Garden

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Note: Location on map is approximate.

Hamilton House

Also known as Quadrangle Lot/ J. T. Baldwin Memorial Garden

Location: North side of Richmond Road, east of Kappa Kappa Gamma, Corner of North Boundary and Richmond Road

1931--purchased from Colonial Williamsburg (Williamsburg, Holding Corp.), rented out (BOV, Feb. 1931, P. 274) (Deed recorded 1935-Dead Book 16, p. 155)

1934--Board agrees to sell Hamilton Property to Williamsburg Restoration, Inc. (BOV, May 1934, p.5) for original price of $25,000. Williamsburg Restoration withdraws offer (BOV, June 1934, p.62)

1935--purchased from WIlliamsburg Restoration, Inc., 3/14/1935 (WMSBG, Deed Book 16-155)

Photographs

1903-Colonial Echo, p.112

References

  • University Archives Buildings File (2007), Hamilton House, Earl Gregg Swem Library, The College of William and Mary.