Burrows Family in Mystic, Connecticut
Object ID:
1999.004.0121
Collection:
Burrows, Benjamin Family Collection
Description:
Child standing in front of the Benjamin Burrows Homestead, built by Gustavus Appleman (ca.1850 ), 5 West Mystic Ave., photo copy, ca. 1900. Front side left view of the porch and grape arbor, labeled "Old Veranda."

6/28/2007: William Allen visited MRHS and told Louisa Watrous "grapes were grown at the house for Union Baptist Church wine (by Aunt Lizzie Burrows), and there was a wash house in the back and a well for water."
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