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    Newton's Revolutionary Roots

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    April 12, 2012


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    Newton's Revolutionary Roots

    NEWTON’S REVOLUTIONARY ROOTS – THE 2012 NEWTON HISTORY SERIES
    A New Refinement: the Durant-Kenrick and the First Gentrification of Newton
    At its construction in 1734, the Durant-Kenrick house represented an important new stage in the evolution of colonial architecture, falling between the simplicity of seventeenth century building and the social aspirations of later Georgian mansions. This lecture by Boston College...

    NEWTON’S REVOLUTIONARY ROOTS – THE 2012 NEWTON HISTORY SERIES
    A New Refinement: the Durant-Kenrick and the First Gentrification of Newton
    At its construction in 1734, the Durant-Kenrick house represented an important new stage in the evolution of colonial architecture, falling between the simplicity of seventeenth century building and the social aspirations of later Georgian mansions. This lecture by Boston College Professor of Fine Arts Jeffery Howe will explore the emergence of a new phase in upscale homes in Newton. At the Newton Free Library, Homer Street, Newton. Free.


    Newton Free Library

    330 Homer Street
    Newton, MA 02459

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    Free


    General Day and Time Info:

    7:00 PM


    phone: 617.796.1450


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    For questions and/or special assistance, please call 617.796.1450 or visit http://www.historicnewton.org


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