Rome, GA-"Not to be ministered unto, but to minister"
This post is about a place very special to me. This place is Berry College in Rome, GA. Many of you have probably seen this special place without realizing it because it has been the setting for many movies. Most recently, Sweet Home Alabama and Remember the Titans. In Sweet Home Alabama the Carmichael Plantation is actually the founder's home, Oak Hill. In Remember the Titans, the place the team goes for football camp is actually the Ford Buildings at Berry College. Oak Hill (Better known…
Dunleith Built In 1855
Dunleith Built In 1855 Natchez, Mississippi This plantation home has more beautiful Tuscan columns than the White House in Washington D.C. Here is the front entrance. Notice the long windows that can be opened and used as doorways to the porches. President Thomas Jefferson invented this concept at his home, Monticello, in Virginia. There are Tuscan columns on all four sides of this house. Many of these homes do not allow any photos to be taken of the interiors. Last Sunday Dunleith was…
Eutaw Part IV: Oakmont
Built in 1843, Oakmont is a Greek Revival house that features massive octagonal columns, jib doors that open to the porches and a widow's walk on the roof. A fountain and sweeping lawn grace the
Salter-Montgomery House, c.1840, Talladega, Alabama
Salter-Montgomery House, c.1840, Talladega, Alabama. Roberts-Salter-Montgomery House in Talladega. This house was built by Oran Milo Roberts, a young Talladega attorney, in 1840. Later, he moved to Texas and was soon serving on the Texas Supreme Court. In the 1870's he was elected Governor of Texas. The house passed through the John Tyler Morgan and Borden Burr families. Dr. C.L. Salter renovated the home into it's present state in the 1930's. The columns are capped with Doric capitals. A…
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Col. Leroy Pope House, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama
Col. Leroy Pope House, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama and other family and vintage photos from the past. Put faces to the names of your loved ones at AncientFaces.
Behind the Scenes at the Wilcox Mansion
While it is officially known as the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site, many people around Buffalo still think of it as the “Wilcox Mansion.” The dignified building on Delaware Avenue was, after all, home to the Wilcox family ...