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Robinson-Jackson House

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1903–1907. 154 E. Main St.

This monumental brick Beaux-Arts classical house, painted white, stands high on a bluff above the street near the west edge of Quality Hill. The pediment of the giant-order Ionic portico contains an abundance of flowery decorations surrounding a shield, all executed in terra-cotta. Paul Robinson, who built the house, was vice president of the Union National Bank, described earlier.

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S. Allen Chambers Jr.
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S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Robinson-Jackson House", [Clarksburg, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/WV-01-HR18.

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