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Architecture notebook 57: W.C. Handy Log House and Museum, in Florence, Alabama.

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loc_jonh_011487_011491

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Architecture notebook 57: W.C. Handy Log House and Museum, in Florence, Alabama.

Description

W.C. Handy Log House and Museum, built in the early 19th century. Home of W.C. Handy, famous blues composer born in 1873. Popular compositions such as "St. Louis Woman" and "Bride St. Blues" were composed here. It was rebuilt in the 1960s on the current site with the addition of the museum. Only the logs of the actual house remain authentic from when W.C. Handy owned the house. Located in Florence, Alabama.

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Box 39, Folder 8
University of Alabama in Huntsville Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, Huntsville, Alabama

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Jones, Harvie P., “Architecture notebook 57: W.C. Handy Log House and Museum, in Florence, Alabama.,” UAH Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, accessed May 24, 2024, http://libarchstor2.uah.edu/digitalcollections/items/show/9709.

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