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

General James Henry Lane House

Woman's Club of Auburn

 
 
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By L Stanford, November 10, 2006
1. General James Henry Lane House Marker
Inscription. The Lane House, built in 1853 at the corner of Thach and College Street, was home to several Auburn University notables, E. T. Glenn, Treasurer, leased it in 1873. Gen. James H. Lane, Aide to Gen. Stonewall Jackson and Head of Engineering, purchased the house in 1884. Daughter Mary married Dean George Petrie, author of the Auburn Creed. Daughter Kate Meade Lane was the last resident. Mollie Hollifield Jones purchased the house in 1960 for the Woman's Club. The house was moved to its present location in 1962. It was placed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage in 1991.
 
Erected 1992 by The Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Woman's Club of Auburn.
 
Location. 32° 37.182′ N, 85° 29.053′ W. Marker is in Auburn, Alabama, in Lee County. Marker is on Sanders Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 712 Sanders Street, Auburn AL 36830, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. J. F. Drake High School / Alma Mater (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Auburn Guards Reviewed by Jefferson Davis (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Auburn Guards (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Crescent
General James Henry Lane House Marker image. Click for full size.
By L Stanford, November 10, 2006
2. General James Henry Lane House Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); City Hall (approx. 0.8 miles away); Toomers Corner And The Bank Of Auburn (approx. 0.9 miles away); Auburn 1865~Present / The "Loveliest Village" (approx. 0.9 miles away); Auburn - Alabama (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auburn.
 
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General James Henry Lane House Marker image. Click for full size.
By L Stanford, November 10, 2006
3. General James Henry Lane House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2010, by L Stanford of Auburn, United States. This page has been viewed 1,215 times since then and 78 times this year. Last updated on July 8, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2010, by L Stanford of Auburn, United States. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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