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

The Friedman Home

 
 
The Friedman Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, September 5, 2010
1. The Friedman Home Marker
Inscription. Built 1835 by Alfred Battle; purchased 1875 by Bernard Friedman; willed to the city of Tuscaloosa 1965 by Hugo Friedman.

Traditionally a social and cultural center in Tuscaloosa, it was the residence of Virginia Tunstall Clay-Clopton, author of “Belle of the Fifties” and of the poet Robert Loveman.
 
Erected 1970 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 33° 12.267′ N, 87° 33.983′ W. Marker is in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in Tuscaloosa County. Marker is on Greensboro Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1010 Greensboro Avenue, Tuscaloosa AL 35401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tuscaloosa First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chabannes - Sealy House (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. John The Baptist Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Jemison Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); First African Baptist Church (approx. mile away); Greenwood Cemetery (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tuscaloosa.
 
Also see . . .
The Friedman Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, September 5, 2010
2. The Friedman Home Marker
 The Battle-Friedman House and Gardens. (Submitted on September 6, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USNotable Buildings
 
The Friedman Home image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, September 5, 2010
3. The Friedman Home
The Friedman Home Front Door image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, September 5, 2010
4. The Friedman Home Front Door
The Friedman Home image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, September 5, 2010
5. The Friedman Home
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 676 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 6, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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