Historical Images of Porter County

Paul Revere's House 1650-1680. The Colonial Village, A Century of Progress
Beverly Shores, Indiana

Date: 1933
Source Type: Postcard
Publisher, Printer, Photographer: Dorien Bacabe, Western Photogravure Company
Postmark: None
Collection: Steven R. Shook
Remark: This structure was removed to Beverly Shores in the spring of 1935 by Robert Bartlett upon the conclusion of the 1934 Century of Progress World's Fair in Chicago, Illinois. Part of the World's Fair Colonial Village exhibit, the Paul Revere House was purchased by Bartlett for $500 and moved by truck at a cost of $1,900.

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