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Simmons-Hanie home

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Simmons-Hanie home
Date: 1935-1960
Description: Simmons-Hanie home. Photograph of the Simmons-Hanie home, 715 Simmons Street N.W. William Benson Simmons bought five acres from E. B. Gower and built a home around 1878. The original building was a white frame, two story structure. The 1885 tornado destroyed all except the foundation of two rooms. A four room frame house was built and other rooms added later. A Simmons daughter married J. T. Hanie, and their descendents lived in the house for many years.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0251) Gainesville, Georgia."

Digitized by: Digital Techniques, Inc.

Electronic version made available through a federal Library Services and Technology Act Grant and Georgia Public Library Services.

Subjects: Simmons-Hanie Home (Gainesville, Ga.) | Simmons family--Homes and haunts | Hanie family--Homes and haunts | Dwellings--Georgia--Gainesville | Hall County (Ga.) | Gainesville (Ga.)
Contributors: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Online Publisher: [Gainesville, Ga. : Hall County Library System], 2001
Original Material: 1 photograph : b&w ; 25 x 17 cm. | Forms part of: Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Name of photograph], Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection, Hall County Library System.
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hall/hchp/do:0251

Related Institutions: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Collection Information: Hall County Georgia Historical Photograph Collection