Located in Dresden TN, Moran Place was built by J.W. Moran for his wife Sophia Riley Gunn. It's a modified design of George Barber's Cottage no. 36 from Book No. 2. Construction began in early 1895 but put on hold when Sophia became Ill and died Oct 7 1895. Construction resumed a few months later. The items presented here are from Moran Place.
Saturday, June 4, 2011
Virginia Shumate and Butch(?)
On the back, written in pencil and very faded, are the names "Virginia" and "Butch". This is another image found among Virginia Shumate Moran's papers.