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Maplewood:14-foot walls, a $3 million heritage and a $14,400 grant

Fourteen-inch thick walls. Three gifts worth nearly $1 today. And now a $14,400 grant

Those numbers are part of the story of Maplewood, a 1977 historic home owned by the City of Columbia and managed by the Boone County Historical Society. 330 more words

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Sarah White Watson (Wife of Oliver Watson) Lived in Watson home from 1839 to ~1873

Sarah White (b. abt 1818) married Oliver Watson in 1839, when she was close to 21 years old. At that time, Oliver was 33, living alone with his… 340 more words

Bungalows and local couple celebrated for historic preservation

The bungalow-studded neighborhood on Hubbell Drive and Lucy and Hugo Vianello will be celebrated at a free event set for 6:30 p.m. May 11, 2015, to highlight historic preservation in Columbia, Missouri. 96 more words

Dianna Borsi O'Brien

Lent in Venice, or discovering the private home of a Doge in Venice

Lent is what I call a wonderful “window of time” in Venice. You can see how the first signs of spring are sprouting as pale green leave buds appear on the trees. 649 more words

My Venetian Diary

Eldora State House

The Eldora State House a historic home listed on the National Register of Historic Places is located in the Canaveral National Seashore. Between 1877 and 1900, Eldora originally called Fairview had a population of 100 people. 138 more words


Chief John Ross home

Built in 1797.First home of the leader of the Cherokee nation. During the Civil war was the headquarters of the Union army. Has a very large natural spring and cave on the property.Located right past the Tennessee state line in Georgia.

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Davy Crocket birthplace

Located very near by in Greene County. Located on the Nolichucky river and birthplace of the acclaimed frontiersman, politician, and soldier. A must see for any Tennessee Vols fan. 23 more words

Historical Homes