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Hervey Hall's home

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Hervey Hall's home
Date: 1910-1925
Description: Hervey Hall's home. Photograph taken of one of the oldest homes in Gainesville. Located on West Broad Street and constructed by Hervey Hall prior to the Civil War, it was later used as a boarding house and then as the sheriff's residence and jail. The home was bought by Hubert Vickers in 1933. Vickers was moving his funeral home into the house when the April 6, 1936 tornado struck, knocking off the chimneys. It was still being used by Strickland's Funeral Home in 1982.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0410) 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: Hall, Hervey--Homes and haunts | Vickers, Hubert--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 18 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:0410

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