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

Howard Weeden Home

 
 
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By Tim Carr, June 27, 2009
1. Howard Weeden Home Marker
Inscription. Built 1819 by H. C. Bradford, this home was later owned by John Read, John McKinley, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (1837-1852), Bartley M. Lowe, M. C. Betts and Marie Howard Weeden (1846-1905) whose poetry and paintings preserve nineteenth century Southern Culture.
Marker by D.A.R. 1910; H.A.B.S. 1935 National Register of Historic Places, 1973
 
Erected 1978 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 34° 43.786′ N, 86° 34.944′ W. Marker is in Huntsville, Alabama, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of Gates Avenue Southeast and Greene Street Southeast, on the right when traveling east on Gates Avenue Southeast. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Gates Avenue, Huntsville AL 35801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Church Of The Nativity, Episcopal (about 400 feet away); The Public Inn (about 400 feet away); Calhoun House (about 500 feet away); Site - Alabama’s First Constitutional Convention (about 500 feet
Howard Weeden Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, June 27, 2009
2. Howard Weeden Home Marker
away); Helion Lodge No. 1 (about 500 feet away); Alabama’s Constitution And Statehood (about 500 feet away); Bessie (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntsville.
 
Also see . . .  Website of the Historic Weeden House Museum. (Submitted on February 22, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USArts, Letters, MusicGovernmentNotable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
Howard Weeden Home image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, June 27, 2009
3. Howard Weeden Home
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 22, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,168 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 22, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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