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Hall House, 165 Saint Emanuel Street, Mobile, Mobile County, AL

Hall House, 165 Saint Emanuel Street, Mobile, Mobile County, AL

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Summary

Significance: This house is an exceptionally fine example of early residences in nineteenth-century Mobile. Substantially unaltered, the house is one of the oldest existing structures in the area. This structure, dated 1835-1838, is a fine surviving example in Mobile of a residential type commonly found in the Louisiana bayou country, that is, a wood frame cottage over a masonry ground floor.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-64
Survey number: HABS AL-46
Building/structure dates: ca. 1835 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Hall, Edward
Ford, Mary Q
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Location

Balle Mobile Home Park30.68759, -88.04055
Google Map of 30.6875907, -88.0405534
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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