Montpelier Restoration Update – 10/1/2008

More Photos From the Restored Montpelier

West Elevation with Fence (still needs shutters and a gate)

West Elevation with Fence (still needs shutters and a gate)

A Closer View of the West Facade

A Closer View of the West Facade

South Wall of Drawing Room with Presidential Portaits

South Wall of Drawing Room (M-108) with Presidential Portraits

North Wall of Drawin Room

North Wall of Drawing Room (M-108)

North Wing Room (M-100)

North Wing Room (M-100)

South Passage (M-109)

South Passage (M-109)

Mother Madison's Back Room (M-111)

Mother Madison's Back Room (M-111)

Mother Madison's Best Room (M-112)

Mother Madison's Best Room (M-112)

Mr. Madison's Room (M-104)

Mr. Madison's Room

Dining Room (M-105)

Dining Room (M-105)

Restoration Exhibit (M-206)

Restoration Exhibit (M-206)

Old Library (M-207)

Old Library (M-207)

Large Bedroom (M-201)

Large Bedroom (M-201)

Small Bedroom (M-200)

Small Bedroom (M-200)

Southeastern Bedchamber (M-212)

Southeastern Bedchamber (M-212)

South Deck

South Wing Deck

North Cellar Kitchen

North Cellar Kitchen (for Dolley's Household)

Painting

The painters continue to prime and paint the reconstructed shutters at their shop.

Doors


Mac Ward and Bill Bichell have started to install the remaining doors on the first and second floors.

Gene Lyman continues to install locks in the original and reconstructed doors.

Keith Forry continues to repair the original Madison doors found during the restoration.

Mill Work

Blaise Gaston is making the reconstructed lunette windows for the cellar.

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