Hawthorne in Salem Search Hawthorne in Salem





Facebook Page
[Home]  

Construction

Original Documents Related to Construction

    Jonathan P. Saunders’ Plan of the Town of Salem
    Jonathan P. Saunders’ Plan of the Town of Salem
    This map of Salem by Saunders was made in 1820. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
    Postcard of the Custom House.
    Postcard of the Custom House.
    Custom House-Bonded Warehouse, exterior after 1865 painting, from a series of period postcards. (courtesy of Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA)


  • Pages from The Historic Structure Report:
Exterior of the Custom house about 1870.
Exterior of the Custom house about 1870.
Custom House-Bonded Warehouse, exterior preceding 1873 painting, from the Historic Structure Report (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
The Historic Structure Report: Title Page of the Architectural Data Section - The Custom House-Bonded Warehouse
The Historic Structure Report: Title Page of the Architectural Data Section - The Custom House-Bonded Warehouse
Historic Structure Report (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Summary Page
Summary Page
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Purchase of the Custom House plot
Purchase of the Custom House plot
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Plans for the Custom House
Plans for the Custom House
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Alternate plan for the Salem Custom House
Alternate plan for the Salem Custom House
A Greek Revival plan for the Custom House. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Federal style door
Federal style door
Page from An American Builder's Companion by Asher Benjamin. (courtesy of Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA)
Gothic Window Muntins
Gothic Window Muntins
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Custom House window
Custom House window
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Bibliography page
Bibliography page
Page from the Historic Structure Report (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Letter from architect Perley Putnam
Letter from architect Perley Putnam
Page from the Historic Structure Report (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
page2, letter from architect Perley Putnam
page2, letter from architect Perley Putnam
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Building the Custom House
Building the Custom House
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Letters from the carpenter and mason
Letters from the carpenter and mason
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
The Bonded Warehouse
The Bonded Warehouse
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Truss Roof
Truss Roof
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Changes in the Custom House
Changes in the Custom House
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Mention of The Scarlet Letter
Mention of The Scarlet Letter
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Perley Putnam's plan for the Custom House porch.
Perley Putnam's plan for the Custom House porch.
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Changes in the Custom House
Changes in the Custom House
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Notes
Notes
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Elevation drawing of the Custom House
Elevation drawing of the Custom House
Elevation drawing of the Custom House. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Comparative Study of the Original West Entry Door installed in 1818-1819; 
from the Historic Structure Report
Comparative Study of the Original West Entry Door installed in 1818-1819; from the Historic Structure Report
 (courtesy of Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA)
Facade of the Custom House in 1855.
Facade of the Custom House in 1855.
Custom House - Bonded Warehouse after renovations of 1853-55, from the Historic Structure Report (courtesy of Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA)
Plot Plan for the Custom House.
Plot Plan for the Custom House.
Page from the Historic Structure Report. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
First floor plan of the Salem Custom House.
First floor plan of the Salem Custom House.
 (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Blueprint of the Custom House.
Blueprint of the Custom House.
Blueprint of the Custom House. (courtesy of Salem Maritime National Historic Site)
Postcard of the Custom House.
Postcard of the Custom House.
Custom House-Bonded Warehouse, exterior after 1865 painting, from a series of period postcards. (courtesy of Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA)




Page citation: http://www.hawthorneinsalem.org/page/11503/


About US Privacy Policy Copyright Credits Site Map Site Help