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Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1680/00/00 Col Edmund Quincy Home A two-story resedence, now the original kitchen area, is built for Edmund Quincy.
1703/06/13 Edmund Quincy IV Born Edmund Quincy is born in Braintree, Massachusetts, the son of Edmund Quincy and Dorothy Flynt.
1706/00/00 Judge Edmund Quincy Home Extensive additions are made at the Quincy residence for Edmund Quincy III.
1738/00/00 Edmund Quincy IV Home Between from 1708 and 1738, the Quincy Homestead is expanded, which is the general current shape of the house.
1750/00/00 Dorothy Hancock Scott Home Childhood home of Dorothy Quincy
1790/00/00 The Quincy parlor features wallpaper created in Paris c 1790. The design belongs to the Pompeian revival style which exploited the delicate and expressive possibilities of painted wall decoration.
1904/00/00 Charles Francis Adams Jr Preservationist Led by the Massachusetts Colonial Dames and Charles Francis Adams, Quincy residents raise money to help the Dames in buying the Quincy estate and creating a house museum.

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Particulars for Quincy Homestead:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Sight Category Building
Area of Significance Education
Area of Significance Literature
Criteria Person
Area of Significance Politics-government
Historic Use Single dwelling
Owner State

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 70000095
Resource Type:
Owner: State
Architect: unknown
Architectural Style: No style listed
Other Certification: Designated National Landmark
Nominator Name: National Historic Landmark
Level of Significance: State
Area of Significance: Literature, Education, Politics-government, Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Architecture-Engineering, Person
Period of Significance: 1650-1699, 1700-1749
Significant Year: 1706
Associated People: Quincy,Edmund,et al.
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-Function: Single dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-Function: Single dwelling

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