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Whitehall (c. 1843)

Location Information:
607 3rd Street South
Columbus, MS

Contact Information:

Phone: (662) 328-0222
Phone: (800) 920-3533


Description:

This pillared mansion was built near the street, although the property extended over an entire city block.  It includes gardens, stables and servants quarters. During the Civil War, it served as a hospital for Confederate soldiers. Whitehall was built by James Walton Harris, a prominent attorney and Planter. It was later owned by the Harris’ granddaughter, Mrs. T.W. Hardy.

 

Open by appointment.


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