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R. A. Files Cottage (The Barr Cottage)

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The Barr Cottage
c. 1900. 63 Beach Dr., East Wequetonsing
  • (Photograph by Balthazar Korab)

The boldly arched and towered stone and shingle cottage is Wequetonsing's finest example of the Shingle Style, especially as it is found in the superb stone and shingle houses that marked the New England coast during this creative period in American domestic architecture.

Writing Credits

Kathryn Bishop Eckert


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Kathryn Bishop Eckert, "R. A. Files Cottage (The Barr Cottage)", [Harbor Springs, Michigan], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Michigan

Buildings of Michigan, Kathryn Bishop Eckert. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012, 411-411.

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