Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 10 – Lot 1
Title: [Letters to Robert E. Curtan]
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Title: Letters to Robert E. Curtan
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 10 – Lot 1
Physical Description: Correspondence
Language: English
Creator: Newton, Earle W.
Publication Date: 1965
Copyright Date: Public Domain
Physical Location:
Box: 4
Divider: B10 L1 - Dr. Peck History
Folder: Local Projects - Spanish Treasury
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
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Bibliographic ID: UF00094115
Volume ID: VID00105
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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Jqnapry 29, 1)65

Ars, .;o.bbert :. :urtan
232 .*tglAh-:rse talve.
t. AuatrlA ti-.f:, Flori .:

I aa nnclts a P.rt"s)t1h taken fr'am the files of
the 'ifrortrit1 hciety whieh shwie the o"rt.inral* rotof of
the ,p.anilh;i ?refsnury, flnnsz with the w*ll qn-i baloony, whi-ch
was s'll -tly Vifferent thsn now.

*-v9y-ne nt tChO ? MistOrils'a ;ooietv r. nue, 4Fr.
i.rrjso:s, -'Ii a'ree t'-.,at thjI. r the onrgivual roof,
and thtt th rrensnt ne tos ~Oth oentrury resvAhir, unhpaolly
execubaejf in A fmomef ."*f rr'**.onisl~t'rin.

It to; + br i: thAt in thin -lu~rrtwmetenatal Tfsr the
eans can a e rnwnt tof restore the OA-nish 'rq*-rar-ry tQ) its
ooloLnA- 'I t.. -'' -as a triua hFttrie hoaeu, roctifylnr g the
recent ch-.rva- *;l de to- the house in a unrh.t.toric a1n? Aer.
Ferh8pn p -r As reyTeaeint -n be Trnostit with the Ziety to use the
fan.lit rsacslva from the sle ^tf land Lor this res.utorascti:;, ora-

The roof 1i the r nt urwS-nt wineS its present sMindtion
changes the entire hafhitecttre of the b'ildingv from r ha-nO
some .-ol.;. .tl rtrt'.ciureo t puz, inar mdlern one If reetfitd,
perhaps, the Modern hcer ,%-d pr'3Je otint could tb
reti .e' -.t the *mgs tl.,e.

%If sm --n er e m saml~t-Ane, ,l4hsse call upon us.
e sa :r i.ti. ftr the .mianRlsh Creatsury t.:j ,-ln the zrowlIng

ire. A:obert *. Cartan'

mrotua t restored strZruturae, we it wan be erhlibit'4 "nT4
*jq4 o'o-r v)iot.inr 4diunItarlton an. il&e.vltions. It 1i on'
of tbhv ottys riont lanortant hisrtrior ballding.s. mt
"11 bre r ftepfil 'for the ?'oAman*' :'hPni'rets int'irest Mnri
-ativity in -atintiniingr and exhibttin't it. ie Vne y"w oan
'a1n 1-5 in the tlovsenn t to rest.''ra it to its aloni an
anteb- liii storyy ,

10 -Atree that it Is most intearstrine' Aivn slIgrfl:fit- vtt
nm-i vtn En*.ba1lii uw !1Ase, preswrv,.i 11st4ct lro-1 14i3-, tnl rno
atts;J .i. l be a.le to ;ale:' its intesrir Va a te'ylt

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