Breakfast Room

The breakfast room, doubling as William’s home office, is arguably the only space where his sense of style can be seen. Distinctly paneled with non-native mahogany, it combines oriental decorative features with a strong craftsman influence. 


Look closely at the space through a series of images that reflect the look of the House in its current, restored setting. Click each image to expand for a closer look.


Listen to exclusive audio tour content to give you insights to our space, collection, and family stories. Presented by Stark Art & History volunteers Robert Webb and Dottie Hoepner.

Dive Deeper

Learn more by viewing collection objects from the space and examining historic photos from the Archive. Click each image for details.

Breakfast Room c. 1915. Image courtesy of the Eunice R. Benckenstein Library & Archive.