Jekyll Island – Millionaires Row

Jekyll Island, GA (Glynn County) – We recently took a trip to the Georgia coast, and decided to see the “cottages” at the Jekyll Island Club.  Visiting the homes is like a “who’s who” of the Gilded Age – Rockefeller, Pulitzer, Vanderbilt, Goodyear, Macy, etc.  Today we’ll be visiting the cottages that …

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Clarkesville – Historic Homes Tour

Clarkesville – Habersham County – This week we head to Clarkesville, the first summer resort town in Northeast Georgia. Wealthy families from the Georgia and South Carolina coast came here to escape malaria and the summer heat. Clarkesville was chartered in 1823 First up this week is Joseph Habersham Summer …

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Road Trip – Eutaw, Alabama – Part 2 – Beautiful Old Homes

Eutaw, Alabama – We looked at several amazing old homes in Eutaw in the last post, and this week we will be checking out Eutaw’s most famous home, the Kirkwood Mansion.  And a guest appearance by my dog Leroy! Kirkwood Mansion was built for Foster Kirksey, a Planter and Cotton …

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