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The Bromes
Photographer: Allen C. Browne
Taken: January 11, 2015
Caption: The Bromes
Additional Description: Sisters Jeanette Brome Howard and Suzette Brome Bennett, granddaughters of the builder, inherited the Brome estate and donated the land on which the reconstructed State House was built in 1934. Jeanette Howard's sons J. Spence Howard, Jr. and Thomas Howard, sold this property to the state of Maryland in 1979 to enable the remains of colonial St. Mary's City to be preserved and interpreted for the public.
Close-up of photo on marker

Submitted: January 14, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Database Locator Identification Number: p298203
File Size: 1.514 Megabytes


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