A Guide to Colonial American House Styles from 1600 to 1800: Dutch Colonial : Unidentified Large Dutch Colonial House And Barns. Photo by Eugene L. Armbruster/NY Historical Society/Archive Photos/Getty Images (cropped)
Van Allen House in Oakland was built by the Van Allen family in 1748 and today is home to the Oakland Historical Society, which hosts tours and events that include a Dutch Christmas. General George Washington, accompanied by his troops, was here on July 14, 1777 on his way to West Point during the Revolutionary War.
Sheldon House Built in 1754 with just two front rooms and a lean-to kitchen, and expanded in 1802, this home has more intact original detail than any other building open to the public in Deerfield, MA.