White House of the Confederacy

Also known as: Brockenbrough Mansion, Museum of the Confederacy, Dr. John Bro
Clay and 12th Sts., Richmond, Virginia

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Description 

From 1861 to 1865, this white-stuccoed brick structure was the residence of Confederate President Jefferson Davis and served as the South's Executive Mansion. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 19, 1960

National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000924
Architectural styles
Early Republic; Other architectural type; Roman-Doric
Areas of significance
Military; Politics/Government
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Institutional housing
Current function
Museum
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant years
1861; 1865
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1