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Architecture notebook 15: Belle Mont, in Tuscumbia, Alabama.

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loc_jonh_002563_002907

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Architecture notebook 15: Belle Mont, in Tuscumbia, Alabama.

Description

Belle Mont, also known as the Henry Thornton Plantation, built c. 1828. Palladian-influenced Federal Period architecture. Located in Tuscumbia in Colbert County, Alabama. The first owner of the house was Alexander W. Mitchell, who was once a neighbor of Thomas Jefferson. There is some speculation that the designer of this home was the same designer of Jefferson's home Monticello.

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Box 32, Folder 34
University of Alabama in Huntsville Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, Huntsville, Alabama

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Jones, Harvie P., “Architecture notebook 15: Belle Mont, in Tuscumbia, Alabama.,” UAH Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, accessed April 16, 2024, http://libarchstor2.uah.edu/digitalcollections/items/show/9564.

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