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Alfred Battle Home, Greensboro Avenue, Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, AL



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Item Title


Location
Greensboro Avenue, Tuscaloosa, AL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS AL-226
Building/structure dates: 1840 initial construction
Significance: House associated with prominent merchant and railroad financier, Alfred Battle and New South politician and industrialist Barnard Friedman. / This two-story Greek Revival style house features a six-column portico across the front constructed of brick (stuccoed, scored and marbleized). Interiors feature a center-hall plan and elaborate plasterwork in two parlors, executed during the Friedman residence when formal gardens were also developed.

Subjects
Brick Buildings
Houses
Domestic Life


Related Names
Charles Hopkins & Company
Friedman & Loveman
Prince Home
University Of Alabama
Battle, Alfred
Friedman, Mrs. Linka
Bush, Alex, Photographer
Floyd, Katherine, Historian
Manning, W. N., Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey W. N. Manning, Photographer, April 3, 1934. EXTERIOR (FRONT VIEW)
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, August 15, 1936 CLOSE-UP OF EAST ELEVATION FROM SIDE
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, August 15, 1936 NORTH ELEVATION
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, August 15, 1936 REAR (WEST)
5. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, December 20, 1934 STAIRWAY AND HALL
6. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, December 20, 1934 VIEW TOWARD FIREPLACE
7. Historic American Buildings Survey W. N. Manning, Photographer, April 3, 1934. FIREPLACE.
8. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, October 5, 1936 CLOSE-UP OF COLUMNS ON SOUTH END OF PORCH
9. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, December 20, 1934 EXTERIOR VIEW OF FRONT DOOR
10. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, October 5, 1936 STAIR IN SOUTH END OF CROSS-HALL, FIRST FLOOR
11. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, October 5, 1936 VIEW IN LIVING ROOM
12. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, October 5, 1936 VIEW OF NORTH WALL IN DINING ROOM
13. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, October 5, 1936 STAIR LANDING ON SECOND FLOOR


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