SBy 29, 1963
Mrs. M. ii. fmorwrth, PreSid&ent
the Woen'Is eohaGAre
i4 E Sft. Apuguntae 4l .
St. Au-USties, la.
Dear Mrs. Soxwert.aI
1 no.e that. the "o: -en's -xohane has rsyto?..ed support rem the 4wty for roof
repairs at thk Old Snaatish Troasury. Th aua isvinlvsd--over A1,G.0- -i81aJteifStLAy
large so that we rliht inquire as to whether it would not be advisable te onsidcr
the eosts of rostoris.,' abttasotialyj rather than Juust impairing biis existing rtu27T
The beat seent to have had several differart roofs in its history; it was origt.naly
a ose-stor; house, to which was added a wocdeas saeor4 torj Z uhe Ae i*rican period,
which may have had either a 1aT or alopirng roof .roee proudly the latr.er, i' it
does not seatm to have been the samm flo016 as the .. tri, rCC. %Which on might at LAy
rate looks oat, at keeptr, with typical St.Auaisrre arhitutueftre.
Over a pt-ric of ti.:e, we waild hope thadt it weald be yo... to uaIdriake a
reeLoration of the 1.uildisL, lok.Aq toward t.a qha(cicoujutiJEl jsar, i-a.s.& you
hare aeen may of the old photos of the house as i' was 8C or 90 years &Lo, i; the
srXaU i. ieavtou
oat Xi*r Charles Blarrier
Mr. Carver Harris