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Jesse Lincoln House, Route 5, Sparta, White County, TN



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HB1085670
Photocopy Of Photograph (original Print In The Possession Of Laurence P


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Location
Route 5, Sparta, TN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS TN-193
Significance: Handmade bricks and native lumber were used in the construction of this structure. Its quadrasquare plan, plain trim and overall simplicity are characteristic of this period. // Built circa 1834 by Dan Clark for Jesse Lincoln, the house was constructed of hand made brick and native lumber. The quadrasquare plan along with the plain trim are characteristic of a simple life style during this period.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Photocopy of photograph (original print in the possession of Laurence P. Brown, Architect, Nashville, TN) Photographer unknown, c. 1900 EXTERIOR, SOUTHWEST FRONT


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