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Selma in Dallas County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Sturdivant Hall

 
 
Sturdivant Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
1. Sturdivant Hall Marker
Inscription. One of the finest examples of neo-classic architecture in the South; designed by Thomas Helm Lee for Edward T. Watts. Completed in 1853.
Sold 1864 to John M. Parkman,
1870 to Emile Gillman.

Purchased in 1957 through a bequest from Robert Daniel Sturdivant and operated by the Sturdivant Museum Association.
 
Erected 1967 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 32° 24.783′ N, 87° 1.709′ W. Marker is in Selma, Alabama, in Dallas County. Marker is on Mabry Street south of Jeff Davis Avenue, on the right. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 713 Mabry Street, Selma AL 36701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. White - Force Cottage (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Tyler Morgan House (about 400 feet away); Mabry - Jones Home (about 500 feet away); Fairoaks Square (about 500 feet away); “Fairoaks” (about 800 feet away); Ware - Baker - Jones House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Interior Redoubt No. III (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lee - Bender - Butler House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Selma.
 
Regarding Sturdivant Hall. A special thanks
Sturdivant Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
2. Sturdivant Hall Marker
to the Sturdivant Museum Association and staff for the allowance of photographing the interior of Sturdivant Hall. Tim Carr
 
Also see . . .  Sturdivant Hall's website. (Submitted on November 7, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USNotable Buildings
 
Sturdivant Hall & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
3. Sturdivant Hall & Marker
Sturdivant Hall image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
4. Sturdivant Hall
Sturdivant Hall image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
5. Sturdivant Hall
Sturdivant Hall image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
6. Sturdivant Hall
Back Side of Sturdivant Hall image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
7. Back Side of Sturdivant Hall
Front Entrance Hall image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
8. Front Entrance Hall
Side Entrance Hall and Stairs image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
9. Side Entrance Hall and Stairs
Maring Room (Gentleman's Parlor) image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
10. Maring Room (Gentleman's Parlor)
Crown Molding in the Maring Room (Gentleman's Parlor) image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
11. Crown Molding in the Maring Room (Gentleman's Parlor)
Front Parlor image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
12. Front Parlor
Crown Molding in the Front Parlor image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
13. Crown Molding in the Front Parlor
Back Parlor image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
14. Back Parlor
Upstairs Front Bedroom image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 6, 2010
15. Upstairs Front Bedroom
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,067 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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