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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Clark home
Date: 1945-1970
Description: Clark home. Photograph of the old Clark home, located on Clark's Bridge Road, just across the Chattahoochee River. The home was built by slave labor and was constructed of hand-made brick. Elizabeth Ingram Clark, widow of Sevier Clark who died in 1842, was left the responsibility of rearing nine childern. The youngest child was three weeks old at the time of Sevier Clark's death. Elizabeth operated a ferry across the river, and the house was built under her direction.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0253) 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: Clark Home (Gainesville, Ga.) | Sevier Clark family--Homes and haunts | Clark, Elizabeth Ingram | Dwellings--Georgia--Hall County | 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 20 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:0253

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