Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 10 – Lot 1
Title: Dr. Peck House
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Title: Dr. Peck House 143 St. George Street
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 10 – Lot 1
Physical Description: Historical marker text
Language: English
Copyright Date: Public Domain
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Box: 4
Divider: B10 L1 - Dr. Peck History
Folder: Block 10 Charlotte St.
Subject: Saint Augustine (Fla.)
143 Saint George Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Dr. Peck House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Peña-Peck House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 143 Saint George Street
Coordinates: 29.893507 x -81.312774
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00094115
Volume ID: VID00058
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: B10-L1

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Dr. peck House

143 St. George Street

present structure constructed in 1837 on early 18th

century foundations and walls. Site was the home of

the Spanish Royal Treasurer during the latter part of

the first Spanish period.

Acquired by Royal Treasurer between 1743-1763.

Repairs and restoration undertaken in 1968 through a

grant from the Flagler Foundation.

Furnished in antiques of the anti-bellum period.

Known as "Old Spanish Treasury"; willed to the city

of St. Ahgustine in 1931.

Historic house is an excellent example of a preserved

second quarter 19th century home of a wealthy resident.

Operated by Woman's Exchange and shown daily 9 5,

small admission charge.

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