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Whitehall (c. 1843)

Location Information:
607 3rd Street South
Columbus, MS

Contact Information:

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


Description:

Open by appointment. Circa 1843 NATIONAL REGISTER HISTORIC DISTRICT

 

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.


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