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Davies Manor, 9336 Davies Plantation Road, Memphis, Shelby County, TN



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B&W Photos

HB1084643
General View, From West

HB1084644
General View, Closer, From Southwest

HB1084645
General View, Closer, From Northwest

HB1084646
West (front) Elevation

HB1084647
Winding Stair, Southeast Corner Of North Room, First Floor, Log Portion

HB1084648
Room In Log Portion, At End Wall


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Item Title


Location
9336 Davies Plantation Road, Memphis vicinity, TN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS TN-183
Significance: This building is an early example of log construction in western Tennessee and may be the earliest such structure in Shelby County. It retains much of its original character despite later additions to the rear.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW, FROM WEST
2. GENERAL VIEW, CLOSER, FROM SOUTHWEST
3. GENERAL VIEW, CLOSER, FROM NORTHWEST
4. WEST (FRONT) ELEVATION
5. WINDING STAIR, SOUTHEAST CORNER OF NORTH ROOM, FIRST FLOOR, LOG PORTION. ALSO NOTE WHITE-WASHED LOG WALLS AND CEILING BEAMS (IN FOREGROUND OF PHOTO)
6. ROOM IN LOG PORTION, AT END WALL


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