At this time he was employed by the Nona Mills Lumber Company as a company attorney and was able to build their home at 300 South 8th Street in the growing town of Leesville.
The Valentine House at 2220 Jackson Street, Alexandria, Louisiana See the full listing and house details here The first residents of record in this charming 3 bedroom, 3 bath craftsman style home were John T. Valentine and his wife Grace Treadwell Valentine. We see them mentioned at this address in the 1926 Alexandria, Louisiana City... Continue Reading →
Dorothy Hylton Prosser was born in Louisiana in the year 1894. At 21, she married Dr. Eaton Kittredge Sims, a man twice her age in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, Louisiana. They were married nine years before Dr. Sims passed away in 1924. The couple had three children together in addition to children that he had from a previous marriage.
In 1919, Gehr Construction Company announced the construction of Fifty Nifty Bungalows "on Bolton Avenue, Polk Street, and other beautiful residential streets." These bungalows were advertised to maximize room space because they are all built with closets to accomodate Murphy-In-A-Dor beds. My listing 1901 Polk Street is one of the 50. In 1901 Polk Street,... Continue Reading →
See MLS Listing Here This 3BR 2BA 1618SF charming newly landscaped Cane River cottage is located minutes from downtown on Williams Ave! From the welcoming front porch inviting you into the spacious living room with glass french doors leading to the separate dining room, to the quaint kitchen /breakfast area and beautiful backyard, you will... Continue Reading →