Saturday, June 11, 2016

1895 Parish House, Hartford, Connecticut

Parish House is at 155 Wyllys Street in Hartford. It was commissioned by Elizabeth Jarvis Colt, the widow of Samuel Colt. The buildings were designed by Edward Tuckerman Potter.  The parish house was completed in 1896 as a memorial to Colt's son Caldwell Hart Colt who died in 1894. Potter had come out of retirement to design this building.

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