Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming


Home

>

Tennessee

>

Gallatin vicinity

>

Fairvue, U.S. Highway 31-E, Gallatin, Sumner County, TN



See 12 maps of this location


B&W Photos

HB1085191

HB1085192

HB1085193

HB1085194

HB1085195

HB1085196

HB1085197

HB1085198

HB1085199

HB1085200

HB1085201

HB1085202

HB1085203

HB1085204

HB1085205

HB1085206

HB1085207

HB1085208

HB1085209

HB1085210

HB1085211

HB1085212


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Color Transparencies

Image not currently available to download
Please email us to
purchase this image.
Supplemental Material


Item Title


Location
U.S. Highway 31-E, Gallatin vicinity, TN

Find maps of Gallatin, TN


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS TN-80
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-34).
Building/structure dates: 1832 initial construction
Significance: The structure is a fine example of the plantation architecture popular in Tennessee during the 1830-1845 period. Classic details in ornamentation were combined with a Georgian-type structure to create a home of unusual grace and style. Isaac Franklin, the first owner of this vast plantation, was a wealthy landholder whose large property inventory included seven plantations in Louisiana.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey, W. Jeter Eason, Photographer August 2, 1936 FRONT VIEW (LOOKING SOUTHEAST).
2. Historic American Buildings Survey, W. Jeter Eason, Photographer August 2, 1936 FRONT AND END VIEW (LOOKING NORTHEAST).
3. Historic American Buildings Survey, W. Jeter Eason, Photographer October 25, 1936 END ELEVATION OF WING (LOOKING NORTHWEST).
4. Historic American Buildings Survey, W. Jeter Eason, Photographer October 25, 1936 REAR ELEVATION (LOOKING NORTHWEST).
5. Historic American Buildings Survey, W. Jeter Eason, Photographer October 25, 1936 DETAIL OF 'SPANISH' WOOD BALUSTRADE ON WING TO RIGHT.
6. Historic American Buildings Survey, W. Jeter Eason, Photographer August 2, 1936 REAR VIEW (LOOKING SOUTHWEST).
7. Historic American Buildings Survey, W. Jeter Eason, Photographer August 2, 1936 DETAIL OF REAR ENTRANCE.
8. GENERAL VIEW FROM WEST
9. GENERAL VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST
10. GENERAL VIEW FROM WEST (closer view)
11. GENERAL VIEW OF REAR ELEVATIONS OF HOUSE AND SERVICE WING, FROM SOUTHEAST
12. WEST FRONT, FROM NORTHWEST
13. WEST FRONT, FROM NORTHWEST
14. GENERAL VIEW OF REAR ELEVATIONS OF HOUSE AND SERVICE WING, FROM NORTHEAST
15. DETAIL OF TWO-STORY PORTICO, WEST FRONT
16. SAME AS TN-80-15
17. ANGLE VIEW ALONG WEST FRONT FROM SOUTH
18. DETAIL OF WEST (FRONT) MAIN ENTRANCE - SECOND FLOOR FRONT PORCH HAS SAME DOORWAY
19. VIEW OF SERVICE WING FROM SOUTH
20. DETAIL OF BRICK LOGGIA OF SERVICE WING, FROM SOUTH
21. STAIRHALL, FIRST FLOOR, FROM WEST. NOTE BRASS NEWELL (probably an original feature of house)
22. DOUBLE PARLORS, NORTH SIDE OF FIRST FLOOR FROM WEST. NOTE INTERIOR TRIM


Back to Gallatin vicinity, Tennessee