Traylor Residence

Collection:
Atlanta History Photograph Collection
Title:
Traylor Residence
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher:
Atlanta, Ga. : Kenan Research Center
Date of Original:
1850/1980
Subject:
Houses--Georgia--LaGrange
Paintings
Trees
Location:
United States, Georgia, Troup County, LaGrange, 33.03929, -85.03133
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Old Colonial Home Landmark Near LaGrange. Old Home, One Of The Landmarks Near LaGrange. This house was built in 1850 by Colonel Charles Cabaniss Bailey for his daughter, Mrs. John Humphrey Traylor, and is still in possession of the family. Mrs. Traylor was the mother of Mrs. Thomas Northen and the late Mr. George M. Traylor of Atlanta, Miss Elizabeth Traylor and the late Mr. Tom Traylor, Mr. Jerry Traylor and Marshall Traylor, all of LaGrange, and her grandchildren in Atlanta are Mrs. Jack Thiesen, Miss Ruth Northen and Mr. George Traylor Northern, her other granddaughters being Mrs. Thomas Dunham, of Miami, Fla; Mrs. Allan Putnam and Mrs. Otey McClellan of New York, and Mrs. Pickens Gates of Huntsville, Ala. Here Jefferson Davis was entertained. The old wistaria vine still climb across the porch, and the garden still boasts of boxwood clump, crape myrtles, and tall deodar cedars. This photo was taken from a painting by Wilbur Kurtz, the property of Miss Ruth Northen.
View of the residence of Mr. and Mrs. John Humphrey Traylor, known as "Old Home" or "Forest Home," in LaGrange, Georgia. The photograph is of a painting by Wilbur Kurtz.
kurz; traylor; painting; porches;
The Traylor residence, also known as "Old Home" or "Forest Home," was built in 1850 by Colonel Charles Cabaniss Bailey for his daughter, Mrs. John Humphrey Traylor, in LaGrange, Georgia.
Local Identifier:
VIS 170.3491.001
ahc1703491001
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/athpc/id/1947
Additional Rights Information:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Extent:
7 1/2 x 8 in.
Original Collection:
Atlanta History Photograph Collection
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
Rights:
Rights Statement information

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