Vernacular House, Freedmen’s Grove

Freedmens Grove GA Liberty County Vernacular House Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing Coastal Georgia USA 2015

This was a commonly seen style in Gullah-Geechee and other African-American communities on the Georgia coast in the late-19th and early-20th centuries. As in other communities, coastal vernacular houses focused on practicality over style, but over time have come to be appreciated for their unassuming simplicity.

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