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Nicholsonboro Baptist Church, 1890, Chatham County

200 former slaves from Jacob Waldburg’s plantation on St. Catherines Island first settled in the White Bluff area between the Little Ogeechee and Vernon Rivers in 1868. After purchasing 200 acres from John Nicholson in 1878, the community was first known as Nicholsonboro, then Nicholsonville. A church was established here by 1883 and the original (not pictured) still stands in poor but stable condition. The present structure, dating to circa 1890, is the most significant remaining landmark of the historic community.

National Register of Historic Places

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Price Street Victorian Rowhouses, 1892, Savannah

These Queen Anne rowhouses have recently been restored.

Savannah Historic District, National Historic Landmark

 

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Second Empire House, 1873, Savannah

Savannah Historic District, National Historic Landmark

 

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Convent of Little Sisters of the Poor, 1899, Savannah

Built for George W. Owens in 1899, this house had perhaps its longest association as the Convent of Little Sisters of the Poor, a charitable Congregation of the Roman Catholic  Church. It has also served as a florist and is presently home to LaScala Italian Restaurant. It has been renovated several times since its construction.

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Matilda Krouskoff House, 1897, Savannah

Savannah Victorian Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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Charles Seiler House, 1899, Savannah

Savannah Victorian Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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Howarth House, 1895, Savannah

This was built based on a design in the New Improvement Book, one of numerous pattern books popular in the Victorian era.

Savannah Victorian Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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