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Old Bolding house

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Old Bolding house
Date: 1930-1955
Description: Old Bolding house. View of the Old Bolding house, located in Hall County on the old Dawsonville Highway. This view shows a lantern hole through which signals were flashed by Murrell or members of his gang to another "signal-tower" house on the hill a mile or so away. Murrell and his gang were known as robbers and murderers in the South. The house was torn down in 1956 because of Lake Lanier.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0403) 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: Bolding House (Gainesville, Ga.) | Architecture, Domestic--Georgia--Gainesville | Murrell, John, bandit | 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 ; 16 x 21 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:0403

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