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c. 1900. 1290 Victory Hwy.

Adjacent to the dairy barn is a Neo-Colonial cross-gambrel-roofed duplex built by the Wanskuck Company for its supervisory personnel. Joined like Siamese twins to make the front elevation, the gambrel profiles at either side become a pair of shallow gables on top. William White, the superintendent who was directly responsible for village improvement around 1900 for the Wanskuck Company, lived here.

Writing Credits

William H. Jordy et al.


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William H. Jordy et al., "Duplex", [Burrillville, Rhode Island], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

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