A Quincy Architectural Gem: The Lorenzo Bull House

The Bull House sits on the southwest corner of 16th and Maine Streets. Photo courtesy of Historical Society of Quincy and Adams County Lorenzo firs...

August 31, 2022
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The Bull House sits on the southwest corner of 16th and Maine Streets. Photo courtesy of Historical Society of Quincy and Adams County Lorenzo first secured employment with Judge Henry H. Snow, recorder of deeds and clerk of the circuit court, and then at 16 became a clerk in the general store of Holmes, Brown and Company, where he worked for 10 years, saving his money. In 1845, Lorenzo and his younger brother, Charles, opened a hardware and crockery store, under the name L. & C.H. Bull, Hardware.

Robert Cook