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

The Mitchell Home

 
 
The Mitchell Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 10, 2017
1. The Mitchell Home Marker
Inscription. Built for Judge John Bragg in 1855; Thomas James, supervising architect. After 1880 owned by Pratt, Upham and Frank Davis families. Acquired 1925 by A.S. Mitchells who restored house and lived here forty years.
 
Erected 1966 by the Historic Mobile Preservation Society.
 
Location. 30° 41.511′ N, 88° 5.182′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker is on Springhill Avenue 0.3 miles west of Mobile Infirmary Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1906 Springhill Avenue, Mobile AL 36607, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Springhill Avenue Temple Congregation (approx. 0.2 miles away); Vernon Z. Crawford Law Firm (approx. 1.2 miles away); Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd / Founding Members (approx. 1.3 miles away); Dunbar/Central High School (approx. 1.3 miles away); Christopher First Johnson House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Catholic Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away); Dr. James A. Franklin (approx. 1.3 miles away); Michael Donald (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
 
Also see . . .  The Bragg-Mitchell Mansion website.
Marker with Mansion in background. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 10, 2017
2. Marker with Mansion in background.
(Submitted on December 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
View of mansion from entrance driveway. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 10, 2017
3. View of mansion from entrance driveway.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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