|For more photos of my 2009 visit, visit my photos of Joshua Ward House tour|
(In that gallery, scroll down to follow the tour in sequence, with captions.)
Most of the rest of the house was devoted to his business, the Higginson Book Company. My head is now spinning with questions. When did Mr. Murphy sell the house? Does his book business continue? Apparently so. See http://www.higginsonbooks.com/
Now I probably should write an update.