Historic Newton Walks: Annie Cobb, Victorian Architect and Builder
A Remarkable Woman: Annie Cobb, Victorian Architect and Builder Annie Cobb, a Victorian woman of some means but with no traditional education, became an architect—arguably America’s first woman architect—and builder in the newly emerging suburb of Newton Highlands. Join Laura Fitzmaurice to learn about Cobb’s unique story and her houses, dating from 1877 to 1903. Meet at the Corner of Forest and Chester Streets. Free.
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