Door stop, before late-19th century
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Gift of Mrs. John A. Johnston, who lived at 250 South 21st Street, Philadelphia, at the time of the gift. Given prior to December 15, 1937. This door stop was given to Mrs. Johnston's maid by Mrs. Sarah Gillespie, who was a "Duane" and a descendant of Benjamin Franklin. Terms of Use Credits