From the Richmond Dispatch, 3/26/1899, p. 18, c. 4
ONE OF THE BEAUTIFUL HOMES OF THE WORLD, THE VAN LEW HOMESTEAD, the original square once owned by William Byrd, founder of this city. “I consider your home one of the finest places in the world for a northern resort.” (Extract of letters from Hon. John M. Forbes, of Boston, Mass.) Apply at 2311 east Grace street.