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Posted August 28, 2016, by Bill Eichelberger

This one is on my list.

Posted August 25, 2016, by Anonymous

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Posted August 23, 2016, by Don Morrison

The old seminary has been moved and set on a new foundation at the corner of Chase and North Seventh Street in Osage.

Story and photos of the move: http://globegazette.com/news/local/after-years-cedar-valley-seminary-moved-in-osage/article_1d21aa69-0ae3-58be-8197-f1ad5ccd34d3.html

Posted August 19, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Another one listed in the wrong county. It is listed in the Independent City of Richmond when it needs to be listed as the Independent City of Roanoke.

Posted August 18, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Is there any way to move landmarks to their proper counties? This one is actually in the Independent City of Norton, not Wise County. I've seen other cases where landmarks are listed in the wrong county for one reason or another.

Posted August 18, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This should actually be listed under Spotsylvania County and not the Independent City of Fredericksburg.

Posted August 18, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Most likely a mistake when the NRHP Nomination form was filled out and submitted, this listing is actually in the Independent City of Winchester, but is officially listed in the Register as Frederick County. I guess the fact that it's the county courthouse despite not being in the county itself through the NRHP Nomination preparer off!

Posted August 17, 2016, by Todd Baslee (twbaslee [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

The Boller House was purchased by the Friends of Historic Boonville in the mid seventies with the mind of doing historic preservation on the house. While money was being gathered to restore the house, it burned to the ground.

The site was then cleaned up and remained vacant for many years until the late 80's or 90's. The site was sold to a private individual and they built a duplex on this site. It remains a duplex as of August 2016.

Posted August 14, 2016, by Anonymous

There's a 1430 nearby. Maybe it was just a typo.

Posted August 14, 2016, by Anonymous

Could it be the highway was realigned or rebadged since the listing was made? Highway realignments are becoming quite common and even google maps gets behind very quickly.

Posted August 14, 2016, by Brian Lockett (catbus420 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I don't know who came up with the "off of SR 1330" or why. But that's how this place is listed on several websites.

The closest numbered road would be KY-245.

KY-1330 is a little bit SE of Glasgow (many counties away from Nelson Co).

Posted August 10, 2016, by David J Gill (david [dot] gill [at] att [dot] net)

The Harold Burdick house at 2424 Stratford Road, Cleveland Heights was built in 1938. It is a very rare example of modern residential architecture for this period in Ohio.

It was bought by a house flipper for just $138K and was offered sale again at $289K. To earn that added $151K the seller has done the next owner the favor of replacing the kitchen with a kitchen almost equally undesirable. They have also gutted at least one of the original four (2 full, 2 half) bathrooms. The new bathroom(s) can only be described as an outrage. For no particular reason, the master bedroom's minimalist details have been destroyed. And now this entirely wood paneled room is entirely painted. As if that isn't enough damage, though I can't say for certain from the sale pictures, it appears that some of the original steel windows have been replaced.

We saw this coming, didn't we? We tend to hope that someone who knows what they have bought, know what they are doing, has a sense of responsibility and is motivated by something more than a good profit buys this sort of house.

Burdick worked for Walker & Weeks, on the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, and for other local firms including with Philip Small on the Moreland Courts Apartments. He also practiced independently designing 28 homes in Shaker Heights.

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Posted August 5, 2016, by George E. miller, Jr. (Gmillerjr [at] me [dot] com)

I lived with my family at 1033 East Ogden Row from 1942 until 1950.

Don Smith, Henry Reuss, Karl Brocken. Hanna Wells and the Robinson and Norris families resided there too.

Posted August 5, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

These pictures should be on the Stephen Hopkins House page, not the Rhode Island Statehouse page.

Posted July 28, 2016, by Anonymous

Virginia is no longer at this location for about 15 years. No knowledge of where it is.

Posted July 27, 2016, by Darren Pearce (darren [dot] pearce [at] aol [dot] com)

Hi. My wife and I just purchased this home in hope of restoring it to its former glory. If anyone has any original pictures of the the home that would aid in the restoration we would appreciate it if we could have a copy.

Posted July 22, 2016, by Lenny Wells (lennywells [at] gmail [dot] com)

This was taken in June 2016.

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Posted July 22, 2016, by anne corbett (acorbett [at] wildblue [dot] net)

The last Bassel owner of this house was my great uncle Dana, I am interested in knowing who the current owner is and what they are doing with it.I remember staying in this house in my early childhood days.

thank you

Anne Corbett

Posted July 19, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The pictures on this landmark attributed to HABS appear to be those of Federal Hall and not the U.S. Custom House.

Posted July 15, 2016, by mich (mich)

This should be listed as Baltimore County, not Baltimore City.

Posted July 14, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This is a very strange placename in the fact that every single online source I've been able to find online refers to this placename being located in Lawrence County, KY, but all online maps place it in pretty much the exact same place in Bourbon County, KY.

I have no idea where the real location for this placename is.

Posted July 14, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This should be in Jennings County, not Hamilton County.

I see a lot of these and wish there was a way for the every day user to change the counties.

Posted July 12, 2016, by Anonymous

Apparently, several hundred miles across the state is "close enough." In a couple of cases, I found a township and city with the same name. Different counties, but not only the same municipality name, the town and city had the same street names where the landmark was located. I suspect the computerized placement got confused and placed the landmark in the city instead of the township.

Posted July 8, 2016, by Barry (bllauver [at] toad [dot] net)

Some typos are funnier than others. I think you meant a "carriage house", not a "carnage house."

Posted July 7, 2016, by Bill Eichelberger

I've seen that a lot with the National Register entries. It's like they just say "Eh, close enough," and poke the map where it's convenient.

Posted July 7, 2016, by Bill Eichelberger (wallyum [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Odd. I have it in both counties. I'll find another landmark to replace it with.

Posted July 6, 2016, by Anna Shumaker (hair4you2 [at] comcast [dot] net)

The former Midway school has been restored and sits next to the Harbor History museum in downtown Gig Harbor. The picture you have here, taken in 2011,is the residence next door to the Midway School in Midway on 38th St. This picture was the home to the Doyle family until recently. The school sat to the west of it.

Posted July 5, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The GPS Coordinates are correct for this Mail Pouch Barn, but it is listed under the incorrect county. Rather than Marion, it should be Mason County.

Michael

Posted July 5, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The GPS Coordinates are correct for this Mail Pouch Barn, but it is listed under the incorrect county. Rather than Marion, it should be Mason County.

Michael

Posted July 5, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The GPS Coordinates are correct for this Mail Pouch Barn, but it is listed under the incorrect county. Rather than Marion, it should be Mason County.

Michael

Posted July 5, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

GPS Coordinates are correct, but should be listed under Webster, Not Wetzel County.

Posted July 4, 2016, by Chuck Anger (Chuckanger [at] icloud [dot] com)

I want to find out about a table, it was made by Columbia Mantel and I was curious to know if it was a government contract and if there are plans available, or any other info you might have.

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Posted July 3, 2016, by Bill Eichelberger (wallyum [at] hotmail [dot] com)

They need a "like" button on profiles.

Posted June 22, 2016, by stevie cundiff (steviecundiff [at] ymail [dot] com)

Been researching the house from the queen Anne appearance to the acclaimed hauntings inside the home , however Edward Yeakel first owned it and then to a Dr Baxter , than had his office there as well cant find anything on the dr , just a very interesting old house

Posted June 10, 2016, by Joe H. (joethephotog [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I uploaded two photos of the historic new power for this railroad today.

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Posted June 9, 2016, by Bill Eichelberger

Love the diners.

Posted June 8, 2016, by Bill Eichelberger

That's what I figured. Subsequent Google updates should show the actual building.

Posted June 3, 2016, by Chet Gehman (gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The problem is with Google Street View. The view of the diner site is from September, 2007. The diner likely was not yet on site at that time. Street view is not always a reliable view of current conditions.

Posted June 3, 2016, by Barry (bllauver [at] toad [dot] net)

The Street View of this site shows a vacant lot. Has the building been razed?

Posted May 29, 2016, by Ron Tucker (rctucker1958 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Thanks for the link! Perfect

Posted May 27, 2016, by Stacy (indigoss66 [at] gmail [dot] com)

My uncle was a drummer in the band - Everett H. "Buzz" Neill, Jr. He had been married only a few years. His wife Paula decided to come to the Club at the last minute and watch him play. I was 10 years old and we lived about 5-6 hours away. My dad hopped in the car right after they heard what happened and drove to KY. I have a photo of my aunt and uncle that I look at almost every day. It's displayed in my house among other photos of the people who matter to me. I'll never forget them.

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Posted May 27, 2016, by James McKinney (rdbarn2 [at] aol [dot] com)

I lived in Coronaca from 1964 to 1984 (I'm now 54 years young). I attended Bethlehem United Methodist Church, and was a member. Presently, I'm writing a book on the town of Coronaca, as well as a history of Bethlehem United Methodist Church which was established in the year 1811. My book will not be sold ~ it will be free to everyone. I'll get my reward when it's time for me to go to my Heavenly Father.

Your photos are wonderful!! It's just like I remember growing up there as a child. Thank you for sharing with everyone your excellent work!!

Thanks Again,

Jimmy McKinney

Posted May 25, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Actually, I do. www.courthousehistory.com is a good site for finding old courthouse pictures. Here is a link to the Stanly County Courthouse site: http://courthousehistory.com/gallery/states/north-carolina/counties/stanly

Michael

Posted May 23, 2016, by Elaine Smith Elder (elderlarrym [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Thanks for posting the photos. The lot that the bank stands on is where my great grandfather, John S. Smith, staked his claim on 16 Sep 1893. The lot was contested by five other individuals, but he was awarded the lot in Jan 1895.

"John Smith received word Tuesday from the townsite board at Perry, that the decision of that board was in his favor for one of the most valuable business corners in that town. The lot is worth $3,000. John is feeling jubilant over his success." -Tecumseh Herald, 19 Jan 1895

"Jas. [John] S. Smith, of the Smith Bros. grocery firm, was awarded lot 27 in block 24, by the local townsite board yesterday. This is one of the most valuable lots in the city. It is the one known as the "Pabst brewery" lot, and is located at the corner of Sixth and C. Mr. Smith is to be congratulated in winning this important case." -Perry Daily Times, 16 Jan 1895

Posted May 18, 2016, by Bill Eichelberger

I don't know that it says that it was.

Posted May 18, 2016, by Anonymous

when was it added to the NRHP?

Posted May 16, 2016, by Bill Eichelberger

"Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 18, 1979"

Posted May 11, 2016, by bianca rosales

When was it added to the National Register of Historic Places?

Posted May 10, 2016, by Kevin Prom (5promskevin [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge data needs to be indexed to Route 66 searches as it was a part of Route 66 from '26 to '32.

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Posted May 8, 2016, by Ron Tucker (rctucker1958 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Do any of you know of a pic of the old Stanly County Courthouse that preceded this structure?

Posted May 6, 2016, by ERnesto Milani (ernesto [dot] milani [at] gmail [dot] com)

Hello everybody :

I am writing the history of the emigration from Cerignale, now province of Piacenza and until 1928 province of Pavia, Italy.

I am trying to find out whether Caterina Castelli who died in 1902 was from Cerignale.

I have also noticed that some gravestones with the inscription and surname Castelli and / or Cerignale are also there.

In addition, I am interested in finding out the town names of the miners which many times are not shown on passenger lists.

My idea is to have a memorial that would honor them all here in Italy.

Thank you Ernesto R Milani

email: ernesto.milani@gmail.com

Posted May 3, 2016, by Peter Dakin (Pdakin0 [at] ivloud [dot] com)

Not clear why it was removed. Are these not State Markers. You say there is a photo .

When I trmave I make a point of taking steps to park an read these Markers and the Pioneer history they reveal.

So what did it say?

Sad to see history being removed.

Peter Dakin

Posted May 2, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This is actually in Kings Count (Brooklyn), not New York County. It appears to be mapped correctly, however.

Posted May 2, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This is actually in Richmond County (Staten Island), not New York County. It is mapped correctly, however.

Posted April 15, 2016, by Cynthia Ouellette (speedbuggy097 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I'm a descendent of Abijah Buck and would love to meet the people that buy his house.

Posted April 14, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The first 5 photos posted for this landmark are not applicable to the Crown Hill National Cemetery. They are a part of the Crown Hill Cemetery, which is on the National Register of Historic Places as well, but only Section 10 of the Crown Hill Cemetery is the National Cemetery. In essence, this cemetery has 2 listings in the National Register. Only pictures 6 and 7 are of the National Cemetery.

Posted April 12, 2016, by C klingemier (Cklingemyr [at] aol [dot] com)

The building has been demolished

Posted April 10, 2016, by sam iam (bighistory [at] gmail [dot] com)

Across Buffalo Creek, not the Wapsipinicon river.

Posted April 8, 2016, by Brent (brentwillecke [at] gmail [dot] com)

Does anyone know what the current state of this school is or any recent history? I heard it served as an elementary school for Suring School District until 2003.

If it's vacant, I'd be interested in a tour.

Posted April 6, 2016, by Martha Penfield (mlpenfield [at] bellsouth [dot] net)

I lived in this house after graduation from college in 1964. Am interested in seeing the house after recent renovation. I saw the house from outside during Thanksgiving holidays in 2015. I heard that the building would be completely renovated by April, 2016, and that there would be an open house.

Posted March 20, 2016, by J.R. Manning

As you can see from the metadata, "14 Sixth Street" is the address provided by the NRHP, which was the basis of the original listing and the photographs posted here. A review of the original application indicates this was a clerical error at the NPS. Thank you for bringing this to our attention.

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Posted March 20, 2016, by Kenn (ufonium63 [at] frontier [dot] com)

These photos are of the wrong house. The correct house is at 47 Sixth street. See it here on Google street view:

https://www.google.com/maps/place/47+6th+St,+Fond+du+Lac,+WI+54935/@43.7719779,-88.4451744,3a,60y,339.19h,80.19t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1s60dMvkrHOTiFc4BLNskACw!2e0!7i13312!8i6656!4m2!3m1!1s0x8804757a20abfd77:0x7d5f43e0d727088a!6m1!1e1?hl=en

Posted March 13, 2016, by Lugnuts

You might try the NRHP database. Log on to http://focus.nps.gov/nrhp/ and enter Jemison House Complex, Alabama, Taladega and search for results. There is a PDF of the original application there that might help you out, or at least provide you with more places to search.

As for who owns that photograph, you should contact Andrew P Wood.

Posted March 11, 2016, by Judy Turner Smith (phmp [dot] talladega [at] gmail [dot] com)

Hello...I am very interested in finding out more information about the 1900 era photo of the Jemison Turner House...I am pretty certain that two of the men in this pic are my Granddaddy and Great Granddaddy...Can you tell me who owns the original...I haven't often heard stories about this horse that was given to my Granddaddy when he was a teen.

Posted March 6, 2016, by J.R. Manning

You might check out the pages about this property on the HABS/HAER website. It includes some information about the house when it was first surveyed in 1936.

http://loc.gov/pictures/item/wi0113/

You'll also find the link on the pages of the landmark, itself.

Posted March 5, 2016, by Lola Pigott

My great-grandparents, Isaac and Josephine Baer, owned this property from 1893 to 1905 and raised 5 children there. At that time the property consisted of 528 acres. Unfortunately, this is how the house looked in Jan 2016.

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Posted March 3, 2016, by Andrew Wycislak (andrew [dot] wycislak [at] gmail [dot] com)

Historic Preservation Commission of Elmhurst is holding a public hearing on March 9, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Elmhurst City Hall, 209 N York Street, Elmhurst is consider a request for REMOVAL of historic landmark designation pursuant to the Elmhurst Historic Preservation Ordinance.

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Posted March 2, 2016, by Kathleen Davis-Page (clearsun [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Hello,

The house you are displaying is not the Romanzo Kingman house but rather the rectory for the Catholic Church behind it.

Unfortunately, the Romanzo Kingman house burned down many years ago and stood on the foundation that is next to the house you display. It is the area that has grass and brush grown up.

Sincerely,

Kathy Page

Posted March 2, 2016, by June schmit haase (Jhaase [at] Comcast [dot] net)

I was so happy to see this picture of the log cabin my great great great grandfather built. He came to this country in 1884 and I have been trying to get more info on my genealogy of the Turck family.

I visited Old Wisconsin when his name was still on the cabin.

I would like to g t more info.

Posted February 27, 2016, by Malcolm Mathis (macmathis4224 [at] gmail [dot] com)

WMCtv.com reports property total loss after fire today (27 Feb 16)

Posted February 24, 2016, by Anonymous

No.

Posted February 22, 2016, by karen Sturges (ksturges [at] globalconvergence [dot] com)

Can you tell me if this house is foreclosed on, and if so, is it up for sale or auction?

Thank you!

Posted February 20, 2016, by Charlotte G McCarver (charlottemccarver [at] gmail [dot] com)

Am interested in purchasing this bldg. Does anyone know the owner of this property and how I many get in contact with them?

Posted February 15, 2016, by CM Conkle (msplinter1964 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Taken February 2016

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Posted February 15, 2016, by geraldine walker (jwalker49 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

My Mother Virginia L. Walker worked that the Shirt Factory, of course, when it was operating.

Posted February 10, 2016, by Judith Wicks (jroose1970 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I was wondering if you would be able to pull up any pictures of the Wabash train station that was in Harvey, Ia. I have reason to believe my husband and I may have purchased a building that could be the old station. We've been told it's a historic building and we are currently restoring it for a family home. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Also, there were at one time three railroad lines that ran through Harvey. The Wabash, the Burlington,(CB&Q) and the Rock Island. The CB&Q depot was moved for a Mr.Durham's use back in the day and the Rock Island was burnt down. This leaves the Wabash, where was it, and what happened to it? Thank you for your time.

Posted February 4, 2016, by Robert Porter (h [dot] porter1 [at] ntlworld [dot] com)

Dear Sir I can confirm that Mr. Chabala did not live in Lidice, I have been researching the story of the village for the past 16 years. I have been to Lidice many times and have met many of the survivors that still live in the village.

Each year I get a personal invite to attend the memorial in Lidice.

If you want to contact me with any question you may have I will be pleased to answer them

Mr Robert Porter England

Posted February 3, 2016, by Luna (lunachick71 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The tradegedy that occurred last summer was horrible, but contrary to what some people would like the public to believe, the dispute was not over rent. At least it wasn't over unpaid rent. It started with the refusal to accept a check that had "for rent" written in the memo line and requesting rent in cash only. The owners were running an illegal boarding house.

Posted February 2, 2016, by cjp

For the record....summit street is now full of crime drugs and trash...warning.....STAY AWAY FROM SUMMIT STREET....its so bad pizza hut won't deliver and cops stay away in fear for there lives

Posted February 1, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Please delete this entry. I entered it before looking to see if had already been entered and it is a duplicate. My apologies!

Posted January 26, 2016, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Great station, but it is not located in Augusta County, VA. It is located in the Independent City of Staunton, which is not a part of Augusta County. Independent Cities are considered county equivalents by the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Posted January 25, 2016, by Vanessa (Sylvialopezh [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Does someone know if this house was ever used to teach ballet lessons?

Even if it was only for/by the owners?

Thank you!

Posted January 24, 2016, by Pat Lloyd (Patelloyd [at] gmail [dot] com)

My great aunt, Mary Nichols, and her husband, Rob Nichols owned and lived at Three Otters in the early part of the 20th century until about 1942. My 93 year old mother spent the summer of 1941 there with her parents. She thinks the Nichols family sold the house to two women in about 1942, because they could no longer afford its upkeep. She thinks J. Robert Nichols inherited it through his family. It had been a large farm, but none of the 20th century Nichols family members were really farmers so they had sold off most of the acreage. She said that despite the fact there was a fireplace in every room, the house was very hard to keep warm, so the Nichols family moved into Bedford to "The Pines" during winters.

Posted January 24, 2016, by Pat Lloyd (Patelloyd [at] gmail [dot] com)

My great aunt, Mary Nichols, and her husband, Rob Nichols owned and lived at Three Otters in the early part of the 20th century until about 1942. My 93 year old mother spent the summer of 1941 there with her parents. She thinks the Nichols family sold the house to two women in about 1942, because they could no longer afford its upkeep. She thinks J. Robert Nichols inherited it through his family. It had been a large farm, but none of the 20th century Nichols family members were really farmers so they had sold off most of the acreage. She said that despite the fact there was a fireplace in every room, the house was very hard to keep warm, so the Nichols family moved into Bedford to "The Pines" during winters.

Posted January 16, 2016, by Libby Beckmann (libbyb48 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Sir: I am in possession of the following:

SCOTTISH UNION AND NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANY

OF EDINBURGH FIRE POLICY ON A KOOP & SONS 1903

NEW HAMPSHIRE FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY

A KOOP & SONS 1904

INSURANCE COMPANY OF NORTH AMERICA

A KOOP & SONS 1904

LONDON AND LANCASHIRE FIRE POLICY

A KOOP & SONS 1903

LONDON AND LANCASHIRE FIRE POLICY

A KOOP & SONS 1904

IF I AM CORRECT THEY ARE FOR $2,000 FOR CONTENTS ON THE

BUILDING CONTENTS...THEY ARE CERTAINLY NOT IN FORCE BUT MAY BE OF INTEREST TO A MEMBER OF THE KOOP FAMILY THEY ARE QUITE LOVELY AND WOULD BE VERY IMPRESSIVE FRAMED FOR AN OFFICE OR FOYER...IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION ON ANYONE WHO MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN PURCHASING THESE I WOULD GREATLY APPRECIATE YOUR IMPUT...SINCERELY

Posted January 12, 2016, by DW (weindan [at] rochester [dot] rr [dot] com)

Here are several photographs of the Levi Barden Cobblestone Farmhouse as it appeared on Jan. 12, 2016

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Posted December 26, 2015, by Barry (bllauver [at] toad [dot] net)

Frieden Kirche, which I believe is painted on the building, is simply the German for Peace Church. In the late 1700's, German was as commonly spoken in this area as was English.

Posted December 23, 2015, by Marc Champagne (marc hamp [at] aol [dot] com)

My mother was born here on June 18th 1934.Six days later her mother Gladys Blount 23 years old ,died of complications. My mother weighed 3 lbs. They kept her alive. She is 81 yr old and in good health. This was miraculous in the 30's.

Posted December 21, 2015, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This landmark is actually in the Independent City of Charlottesville, not Albemarle County. Independent Cities are County Equivalents in the Commonwealth of Virginia and are listed separately on Landmarkhunter.com.

Posted December 19, 2015, by Mayor Dan A Hayes (dixieeaglescout [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The Railroad Depot that you see here was built in 1922.After the Christmas fire of 1921 burned the original depot was lost when most of the whole

town of Tallulah Falls burnt. From the depot all the way thru town, hotels,houses every structure burnt except the Cliff House hotel Which Belonged to the Moss family and the Moss House.Everything including the 1200.foot trestle that crossed the top of the whole town and the lake. Total loss. The Railroad Depot that stands today was rebuilt by Rufus Lafayette Moss Jr. Rufus Sr. his father died in October 1912. So Rufus Jr.

Took on the task of the rebuild. Later in the 1930,s the Moss Family Cliff House Hotel was lost to a kitchen fire.

The Moss family had no insurance on it. So the cliff house was never rebuilt and with it went the last grand old hotel. So the Grand Hotel Era of The city had come to a end. Very sad indeed. But today stands one of the last structures of The Railroad Colonel Rufus Lafayette Moss Sr. Built.The Tallulah Falls Railroad Depot. One of two last standing Structures Of the Moss Era. The Moss House where the family lived right next door to there Depot. Which they owned and built both.

Posted December 19, 2015, by Mayor Dan A Hayes (dixieeaglescout [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The oldest Man made structure left Standing and the last living breathing structure from the 19th Century. The oldest and largest house in Tallulah falls. Now belongs to me. The New Mayor of Tallulah Falls. Dan A Hayes. I bought the house in a bankrupt foreclosure sale. December 16th 2013. Two years and much work later we have it in some what better shape than we found it. Restoring a landmark Iconic

Building that has stood for 138 years is no small task.

while working on the house we discovered many hidden secrets about this grand old lady. It is amazing how Colonel Rufus Lafayette Moss Sr. had done many upgrades to what was his second home, What he called His summer home.

He even named it. (Pine Terrace). If you google the Colonel. You will find some interesting reads about all and to the extent he went in to the house and the town.Colonel Rufus Lafayette Moss Sr. Was Tallulah Falls,The railroad and the gorge. He either owned it all are built it all.

New Mayor of Tallulah Falls Georgia
Posted December 19, 2015, by Mayor Dan A Hayes (dixieeaglescout [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I was elected Mayor of Tallulah Falls Georgia on November 3rd 2015. Ready to serve the town and reconnect with our history. The man who made it all happen who he is what he did and how he did it all. His name Colonel Rufus Lafayette Moss Sr. He was Tallulah Falls. Google him and read his story.

Posted December 18, 2015, by Leatrice (lea1719192 [at] aol [dot] com)

I can't believe they tore down those beautiful buildings. I stayed there in the 60's

Posted December 15, 2015, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This landmark is actually in the Independent City of Charlottesville, not Albemarle County. Independent Cities are County Equivalents in the Commonwealth of Virginia and are listed separately on Landmarkhunter.com.

Posted December 15, 2015, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Boundaries of this NRHP landmark are located in both Albemarle and Louisa Counties, but the main house is located in Albemarle, so I have listed it in Albemarle County.

Posted December 13, 2015, by Tara Smith (pinkytoegirl [at] yahoo [dot] com)

My grandfather Otho (Babe) Clarence Smith, owned this farm in the 1950-1960s when I was a child, he had raised strawberries and took them by truck loads to the railroad station in Marion Station. Dr. Washburn worked at the Smithsonian and was a friend of my father, when my grandfather passed, Dr. Washburn bought the farm. I remember a secret passageway that is behind the fireplace in the kitchen with a tunnel that led to the creek.

Posted December 12, 2015, by matt (mattkortej [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This is not the INN. The INN was next door at 4240 Taylorsville RD.. The building was demolished.

Posted November 22, 2015, by MRBrelsford (mbrelsford [dot] mrb [at] gmail [dot] com)

I have a small wooden side table that has a maker's mark that reads: Columbia Mantel Company, Louisville Kentucky #1225. Can you tell me anything about this company other than the building is on the National Historic Building List?

Posted November 18, 2015, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This is another duplicate entry. This is already listed by it's NRHP listed name of "Dahlonega Consolidated Gold Mine", which was listed first.

Posted November 16, 2015, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This entry is a duplicate as it was already listed as on this site as "Nacoochee Valley".


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