|Mickey Shemin and Henry W. Royster 1973|
|Oldest House on Nantucket, Jethro Coffin Horseshoe House|
Built as a wedding gift for Jethro Coffin, grandson of Tristram Coffin (c. 1605-1681) , one of the earliest founders of Nantucket, and his bride Mary Gardner, granddaughter of the first Governor of Massachusetts, Thomas Gardner (c. 1592 – 1674).
|Portrait of Mary Gardner Coffin (1670-1767)|
|Ada River at Jethro Coffin House, Nantucket Island Ada River at Jethro Coffin House |
| Antique Image of the Nantucket African Meeting House|
This is what the renovated Jethro Coffin House looks like today, and it’s open to Visit Nantucket. Nantucket’s Jethro Coffin House, Renovated