Historic Homes in 8 Classic American Styles

As the United States expanded, it's taste in architecture evolved from city to city. Take a look at some of the classic buildings and homes that've had a profound effect on America's sense of style.

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Captain John Bartlam Home in Key West
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Key West Charmer

As defined by fishing as Key West is, its character is equally entwined with the style of its homes. This charming cottage, the former home of Captain John Bartlum, features a picket fence and welcoming porches that thousands of cheerfully painted homes reflect on the laid-back isle.

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