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The Mitchel Homestead / The Anchorage

The Anchorage

The Mitchell Homestead

Elbert Stannard's House

The Anchorage

Mrs. Haskell’s Rooming House (1910–1940)


If your dream vacation consisted of idle afternoons in a rocking chair on a porch, the Anchorage would be a perfect choice. Local photographer James Witmer captured that feeling in this 1911 photograph, as well as the image below, showing four people approaching the popular hotel/rooming house.

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