Things That Help Date a House

One of the many projects that we need to do is redo the original bathroom. In tearing up one of the walls, we were able to save the soap dish in the tub area.Biltin Soap DishWhile our house broke ground in January of 1916, its listed in the tax records as being a 1917 house. Based on the markings on the back of this porcelain soap dish, it would seem that it was finished early in 1917.
Biltin Soap Dish
Biltin Soap Dish

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