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The Allen Gipson House was given by the University of the South to Allen and Manerva Garner Gipson. The house is situated on St. Chrysostom Place which is now Alabama Avenue. Allen Gipson moved to Sewanee from Roarks Cove. He ran a general store…

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The Allen Gipson House was given by the University of the South to Allen and Manerva Garner Gipson. The house is situated on St. Chrysostom Place which is now Alabama Avenue. Allen Gipson moved to Sewanee from Roarks Cove. He ran a general store…

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This house was on Alabama Avenue, the third house from the corner where McCrady Hall is now. This lease was taken in 1870 by a Mrs. Louisa Rowland. Apparently she didn't live here long. In 1873 Mrs. E. M. Anderson had the lease. Mrs. Anderson was…

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Once was residence of Reverend Doctor George Myers and wife Margaret. They operated the Bairnwick School her from 1928 to 1948. In 1970, they donated the house to the university. It later was used as the French House and held the Education for…

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This house was built by the University in 1887 for Mrs. Frances Sylva D’Arusmont Guthrie. She lived there with her two sons, Kenneth and William Norman. Both became clergymen and William Norman was the well know rector of St. Mark's-in-the-Bowerie in…

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The Lovell home, “Sunnyside”, was built in 1870 by H. N. Caldwell who was a druggist and had his store in the home. In August of 1873 the lease was sold and transferred as a summer home to Colonel William Storrow Lovell who lived on his plantation,…

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The home on University Avenue, Sewanee, now occupied by the Hospitality shop is one of the older homes on the domain. The Rev. Mr. Philip Werlein has many happy memoiries of visits to his Grand-Mother in this home, built in 1891? "IDLEWILD" was the…

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