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

Anna Gayle Fry House

 
 
Anna Gayle Fry House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 6, 2018
1. Anna Gayle Fry House Marker
Inscription. Home site of the author of "Memories of Old Cahaba," whose family lived here from the Capital's earliest days as landowners and lawyers, giving her a rich legacy of town history. Married to a doctor, she moved to Galveston, Texas, and returned here to write her book, published in 1905. The dwelling, once two stories, later was changed to a one-story structure.
 
Erected by Cahaba Historical Commission.
 
Location. 32° 19.021′ N, 87° 6.053′ W. Marker is in Cahaba, Alabama, in Dallas County. Marker is on Oak Street south of First Street South, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orrville AL 36767, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Methodist Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Who Lived Here? (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alabama's First Statehouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Footprint of a Church (approx. mile away); Cahawba - circa 1500 (approx. mile away); Cahaba First State Capital (approx. mile away); Vine Street (approx. mile away); Welcome to Downtown Cahawba (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cahaba.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicSettlements & Settlers
 
Former site of the Anna Gayle Fry House. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 6, 2018
2. Former site of the Anna Gayle Fry House.
View of marker looking north on Oak Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 6, 2018
3. View of marker looking north on Oak Street.
Entrance sign to the Cahawba Archaeological Park Site. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 6, 2018
4. Entrance sign to the Cahawba Archaeological Park Site.
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 68 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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