Pickler Memorial Library

1:15 DeWitt C. Pierce Residence

Photograph 1

    Object Title 1:15 DeWitt C. Pierce Residence
    Alternative Title 216 South Elson; Kirksville Photos by Drake, 1893: The Clifford Henry Album (MUSDP K1)
    Creator Drake
    Subject Kirksville (Mo.)
    Description DeWitt C. & Alice (Hartupee) Pierce moved into their brand new home January 1892. Designed by local architect Charles Rowland and built by Sees & Son, it’s intricately carved, hand-made interior wood work & doors were of the “most exquisite workmanship” making it “one of the finest in North Missouri … an ornament to our city.” DeWitt was a grocer; he owned a produce market & cold storage plant in the next block north.
    Publisher Drake, Fotografer
    Contributing Institution Truman State University, Pickler Memorial Library Special Collections and University Archives (Owner, Digitizing Technician)
    Date Original 1893
    Date Digital 2014
    Type Collection; Still Image
    Format image/jpeg
    Source Originally created by “Drake, Fotografer.” This photo album is part of the Violette Museum Documents and Publications Collection titled "Kirksville Photos by Drake, 1893: The Clifford Henry Album (MUSDP K1)." The 35 original black and white photographs are 5 x 8 inches and mounted on 6.5 x 9.5 inches cardboard pages.
    Language English
    Rights All images property of Truman State University. Commercial use or distribution is not authorized. Notice: This material may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U. S. Code). Contact speccoll@truman.edu for reproduction and use rights.
    Item Information

    Object Title 1:15 DeWitt C. Pierce Residence
    Alternative Title 216 South Elson; Kirksville Photos by Drake, 1893: The Clifford Henry Album (MUSDP K1)
    Creator Drake
    Subject Kirksville (Mo.)
    Description DeWitt C. & Alice (Hartupee) Pierce moved into their brand new home January 1892. Designed by local architect Charles Rowland and built by Sees & Son, it’s intricately carved, hand-made interior wood work & doors were of the “most exquisite workmanship” making it “one of the finest in North Missouri … an ornament to our city.” DeWitt was a grocer; he owned a produce market & cold storage plant in the next block north.
    Publisher Drake, Fotografer
    Contributing Institution Truman State University, Pickler Memorial Library Special Collections and University Archives (Owner, Digitizing Technician)
    Date Original 1893
    Date Digital 2014
    Type Collection; Still Image
    Format image/jpeg
    Source Originally created by “Drake, Fotografer.” This photo album is part of the Violette Museum Documents and Publications Collection titled "Kirksville Photos by Drake, 1893: The Clifford Henry Album (MUSDP K1)." The 35 original black and white photographs are 5 x 8 inches and mounted on 6.5 x 9.5 inches cardboard pages.
    Language English
    Rights All images property of Truman State University. Commercial use or distribution is not authorized. Notice: This material may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U. S. Code). Contact speccoll@truman.edu for reproduction and use rights.