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HISTORIC BEAUFORT
     A Unique Coastal Village Preserved

An Authentic History of the Homes, Buildings, Sites & Families - Researched and Compiled by Beaufort researcher Mary Warshaw

Warshaw’s latest 200-page volume focuses on ALL (285) Beaufort's unique collection of historic homes built from the 1770s to the early 1900s. Within this account are 150 plaqued home and 135 historic homes yet to be plaqued—all presented street-by-street, with images and histories of the families who called them home. Also included along these streets are historic buildings and sites. Special pages present Beaufort's 300 year history, as well as research on the Coree Indians, Taylor's Creek, Piver's Island, Gallant's Channel, Rachel Carson Reserve, Beaufort bridges, and Beaufort architecture.

Through her study of deeds, family records and other sources, Warshaw discovered more accurate dates for many of the historic homes, including when, and by whom, the Hammock House was built—a house long assumed to be the "White House" seen on early 18th century maps; four pages are dedicated to this important discovery.

The 8-page introduction, "Fond Memories of Life in Beaufort," written by Borden Mace (1920‒2014), provides readers a special insider's look into Beaufort in the '20s and '30s.

Recommendations from back cover:
▪ "Mary Warshaw's talent and fascination with all the details of Beaufort's history will make this book a 'must have' resource for the many people all over the world who know and love Beaufort." —Patricia Suggs, Executive Director Beaufort Historical Association

▪ "How exciting to have Mary unravel some of Beaufort's most intriguing mysteries! This book will be of great interest to residents, descendants and visitors." —John Hagle, President Beaufort Historical Association and Town Commissioner

▪ "In the 2011 'Preface' to the on-line edition of my Colonial Beaufort: The History of a North Carolina Town, I expressed the hope that 'some future student of Beaufort's history will strengthen its weaknesses and build on its foundations.' Mary Warshaw's new book, Historic Beaufort: A Unique Coastal Village Preserved, has made a significant contribution toward the fulfillment of that hope. The chief emphasis of her research for this book is on 'Beaufort's historic homes and families,' two areas that will greatly enhance our knowledge of the town's heretofore untold history." —Charles L. Paul, Professor Emeritus, Chowan University
PREFACE TO HISTORIC BEAUFORT
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PORCHSCAPES
The Colors of Beaufort, North Carolina
Three Centuries of History Woven Through Art and Words

Painted, researched and compiled since 2001, the foundation of author-artist Mary Warshaw's book is built around the houses that create Beaufort's street vistas and the people who built and lived in these "Architecture Treasures." 

Besides 50 featured paintings and family histories, woven into this book are many other histories, from those who first touched the sand banks to the history of the Beaufort plaque - all with full-color GicleĆ©-quality images. 

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GICLEE PRINTS

http://marywarshawprints.blogspot.com/ 

This is not a print - It is a collage created to show 
various images, most still available as prints.

MINI PRINTS
Here are a few of the Mini Prints 
Available at Hungry Town Tours - Welcome Center Shop
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BOXED NOTE CARDS
Beaufort's Historic Homes and Histories

Each box contains an assortment of 10 blank 4 1/2" x 5 1/2" note cards and white envelopes - packaged in a clear gift box. The back of each note card includes a brief but detailed history of the particular porch/house. RETAILERS in SIDEBAR.  
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