|Location||Providence, Rhode Island|
|Architectural style||Italian Villa|
|Part of||College Hill Historic District (#70000019)|
|NRHP reference #||70000018 |
|Added to NRHP||April 3, 1970|
|Designated NHLDCP||November 10, 1970|
The Italian Villa style house was built in 1875 by George Henry Corliss, inventor of the Corliss Steam Engine. It was later acquired by his relative, Charles Brackett, a screenwriter who donated the house to Brown University in 1955. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1970. From 1973-2013, the house served as the Admission Office for Brown. It is currently shared by the Brown University Department of Economics and the Department of Philosophy.
- National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
"'Wake up, Providence,' you're on TV". Providence Journal. March 7, 1989.
A carriage house owned by Brown University was photographed to represent Stratford's office.
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