The Mary Elizabeth Surratt Boarding House is an 1843 vernacular Greek Revival dwelling that Mary Surratt operated as a boarding house from September 1864 through April 1865. During this period, John Wilkes Booth visited the boardinghouse both…

This site shows Chinatown's first transformation of an existing building with applied Chinese ornamental features and exemplifies the demonstration of cultural identity through historically inspired architecture; reflects the importance of mutual aid…