August Hawkins and his sister Prudence around 1900

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Photo ID: 51
Name: Brook House
Type: Modern
Date: 9 Apr 2003
Site Data Sheet Link Code: Br06
Inventory Name: Brook House (former restaurant)
Address: 405 South Country Road
Source: Deitz
Source Call Number: 030409/P4080007

Comment: From South Country Rd., looking northwest.

Date Entry Modified:
Photo ID: 162
Name: Brook House as Restaurant
Type: Post Card
Date: Uncertain
Site Data Sheet Link Code: Br06
Inventory Name: Brook House (former restaurant)
Address: 405 South Country Road
Source: Post-Morrow / Deitz
Source Call Number: RG3 Series 1 / JD personal collection

Comment: Reverse side of post card is Image 163.

Date Entry Modified:
Photo ID: 163
Name: Brook House Map
Type: Post Card
Date: Uncertain
Site Data Sheet Link Code: Br06
Inventory Name: Brook House (former restaurant)
Address: 405 South Country Road
Source: Post-Morrow
Source Call Number: RG3 Series 1

Comment: This is the reverse side of image 162

Date Entry Modified:
Photo ID: 164
Name: Brook House
Type: Post Card
Date: bef 1947 (post mark on post card)
Site Data Sheet Link Code: Br06
Inventory Name: Brook House (former restaurant)
Address: 405 South Country Road
Source: Post-Morrow
Source Call Number: RG3 Series 1

Comment: The woman at the front of the restaurant is believed to be the grand aunt of Lucia Nelson -- Ethel Morris Nelson (Mrs. Desmond Nelson). She and her husband Dem frequented the restaurant. (Lucia Nelson, 4 Jul 2004)

Date Entry Modified:
Photo ID: 335
Name: Brook House
Type: Post Card
Date: About 1941
Site Data Sheet Link Code: Br06
Inventory Name: Brook House (former restaurant)
Address: 405 South Country Road
Source: Deitz
Source Call Number: Personal collection

Comment: Post card dated September 16, 1941

Date Entry Modified:
Photo ID: 336
Name: Brook House
Type: Post Card
Date: Uncertain
Site Data Sheet Link Code: Br06
Inventory Name: Brook House (former restaurant)
Address: 405 South Country Road
Source: Deitz
Source Call Number: Personal collection

Comment:

Date Entry Modified:
Photo ID: 510
Name: Brook House Sign
Type: Modern
Date: June 2009
Site Data Sheet Link Code: Br06
Inventory Name: Brook House (former restaurant)
Address: 405 South Country Road
Source: © Roger Wellington, Jr.
Source Call Number: Wellington\BrookHouseSign1

Comment: Nancy Wellington Lee, daughter of C. Oliver Wellington, nnotes: "My Aunt, Ruth Pierce, painted a sign which was an oil of a fisherman with a rod; it hung outside on a post in the front near the road for all to see." The sign was two sided, the other side was similar but not identical.

Date Entry Modified: 6/17/2009 12:00:00 AM