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Biggs House, 912 Fifth Avenue, Columbus, Muscogee County, GA



B&W Photos

HB371984
West Front, Biggs House On Right.

HB371985
East Rear, Biggs House On Left.

HB371986
East Rear.

HB371987
South Side.

HB371988
View Through Line Of Rooms On First Floor, Looking East To Rear Of House From Front Living Room.

HB371989
Rear Entryway And Bathroom On First Floor, Looking South.


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Item Title


Location
912 Fifth Avenue, Columbus, GA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS GA-2292
Building/structure dates: 1929 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1994 demolished
Significance: This house is significant as one of three adjacent, shotgun-style, two-story houses built around 1929. This was one of the first houses on the block to be built be a black.

Subjects
Houses


Related Names
Spencer, Ethel
Biggs, Alphonso


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. WEST FRONT, BIGGS HOUSE ON RIGHT.
2. EAST REAR, BIGGS HOUSE ON LEFT.
3. EAST REAR.
4. SOUTH SIDE.
5. VIEW THROUGH LINE OF ROOMS ON FIRST FLOOR, LOOKING EAST TO REAR OF HOUSE FROM FRONT LIVING ROOM.
6. REAR ENTRYWAY AND BATHROOM ON FIRST FLOOR, LOOKING SOUTH.


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