Victorian Portsmouth, Davis Bros.
Visitors to the
restored Wentworth-Coolidge mansion today might be surprised to see
its crude condition in the late 1800s. It was the Revolutionary war
era home of British Governor Benning Wentworth.
view today at annual Lilac Festival. (scroll down)
All photos courtesy Portsmouth Athenaeum from
"Around Portsmouth in the Victorian Era,"
Arcadia Publishing, 1997. Use only with permission.