Greenway Downs

A Community Since 1942

The Dulany Barn Becomes the Harper House



Articles about the Dulany barn, its 1933 renovation into the Harper House, and the 1976 Fire


  • Unpublished article by Joan Rodriquez re: the Harper House (mentions War of 1812)
  • A Barn with a Past (source: Washington Post, April 12, 1970) (pdf version)
  • Fire Destroys Historic Fairfax House: George's Horse Slept Here, "Ghost" Haunted It  (source: Washington Star, no date-article incomplete) (pdf version)
  • Historic Home Burns Down (source: The Globe, January 8, 1976
  • Letter from Falls Church Historical Society re: Globe Article
  • Unpublished article by H.H. Douglas, April, 1983
  • Pictures of the Fire (source: offsite Mary Riley Styles on line photo collection)


How the Harper House Became a Graphic for the Greenway Downs Citizens Association