Marion, Alabama

Before we left back for home, we went through Marion, Alabama.  This is the Scott-Moore-Anderson home, built in 1834 and moved (via 25 mule-drawn wagons) to its present location in 1905:

A restored Wrigley’s mural downtown:

Reverie, built 1858:

This building, ca. 1850, was the Marion Female Seminary and the art studio of Mr. Nicola Marschall, where he designed the Confederate ‘Stars and Bars‘ in 1861.
The Lea House, where on May 9, 1840 Margaret Lea married Sam Houston (that Sam Houston):
There are so many other pretty homes in Marion but we were just flying through…

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