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Dick-Janney House, 408 Duke Street, Alexandria, Independent City, VA

Dick-Janney House, 408 Duke Street, Alexandria, Independent City, VA

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Summary

Significance: Documentary research combined with a close analysis of the fabric reveals that the nucleus of the structure was the brick one-story dwelling insured by Dr. Elisha C. Dick in 1796. The building's importance historically lies in the circumstance that it is the only home projected and partially built by the famous Alexandria medical practitioner. / This building is a regionally typical, three-storied, three-bay, town type brick residence of the early 19th century.
Survey number: HABS VA-696
Building/structure dates: after 1700 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 18t1 Subsequent Work
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000928

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Dick, Elisha Cullen
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Location

alexandria37.43157, -78.65689
Google Map of 37.4315734, -78.6568942
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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