Camp Woods


Object ID#    2006.010.163                

Object Name     Copy Print



Photograph of the exterior of the home known as Camp Woods. This may be the rear showing gardens, a large archway leading into what may be a courtyard, and greenhouses off to the right.

Handwritten on the rear: "175-F." Information found on the MAIN LINE ESTATE DATASHEET is as follows: "Location Code RD1-05 / Estate Name 'Camp-Woods' / Street Newtown Road / Village or Town Ithan / Original Owner James M. Wilson Source Muel Brown Source 1913 1926 / Owner's Profession President, PSFS Sec/Treas 1902-04, V.P. 1903 / Subsequent Owner(s) Dorothy E.R. Stewart. "Plot Size 36 acs. Source Mueller Date 1913 / Original Architect Howard Van Doren Shaw / Date 1912 / Status: Extant / Illustrations: Ext Photos 5 Plans 2 Stable 2 / Notes/Comments: Continental Army campsite for 200 men, Winter 1777-78."