Confederate Prisoners of War (unknown-1862) -...
Battle of Kirksville, Missouri: William Bates, Hamilton Brannon, James Wiley Christian, R. Galbreath, Reuben Green, Columbus Harris, Bennett Hayden, John Kent, Frisbie McCullough (Aug 8), Lewis Rollins, William Sallee, Thomas Stone, Reuben Thomas, Thomas Webb, William Wilson, David Wood, Jesse Wood.
Faces of the Civil War
In remembrance of the soldiers who served in the Civil War, the Liljenquist Family donated their rare collection of over 700 photographs to the Library of Congress
Beaufort SC Bed and Breakfast - The Rhett House Inn
The Rhett House Inn best B&B in Beaufort, South Carolina. This romantic historic award winning inn has beautifully appointed rooms and is located downtown.
Monmouth Plantation, Natchez, MS
In less than 200 miles, the hyper, super-charged hustle and bustle of New Orleans’ French Quarter transformed dreamily into my mental image of The Old South. Frank Sinatra’s emotional rendition of Old Man River played as I slowly approached the magnificent façade of Monmouth Plantation. I could imagine Melanie and Ashley Wilkes coming over from Twelve…
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…
The Inspiration for Twelve Oaks in "Gone with the Wind" For Sale - Hooked on Houses
Whitehall, the Greek Revival that was the inspiration for Twelve Oaks in the movie Gone with the Wind, is for sale in Covington, Georgia.
The South comes alive in the fall with harvest festivals and restored plantation homes welcoming guests to visit a by-gone era. This is what you will find at the annual Belle Meade Plantation Fall Fest. Located at 5025 Harding Pike in Nashville, TN, the Belle Meade Plantation Fall Fest is a family event open to the public from 9am to 5pm on October 10. Booths and activities include antiques, crafts market, wine garden, farmer's market, food, music, and rides and games for the kids. Admission…