Moran Place is located in Dresden,TN. Built by John Williamson Moran for his wife Sophia Riley Gunn. The house used a modified design of George Barber's Cottage no. 36 from his Cottage Souvenir Book No. 2. Construction began in 1895 but was put on hold when Sophia Moran became ill. She died Oct. 7 1895. A few months after her death construction resumed. This blog is about the history of the Moran family & their life at Moran Place. Money is fleeting, History is forever.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
1876 Newspaper Advertisement for J.W. Moran's Dry Goods Store
This advertisement for John W. Moran's Dry Goods Store appeared in the May 12 1876 edition of The West Tennessee Democrat.