Historical Homes, Traveling Tidbits

Richards DAR House – Home of a Mobile Captain

Not far from Downtown Mobile lies another hidden treasure. On a quiet street sits a narrow, two story brick home that might look like any other in the De Tonti Square District if it weren’t for the intricate lace ironwork column and baluster designs. Like the plantation homes with their towering pillars and opulent architecture,… Continue reading Richards DAR House – Home of a Mobile Captain

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Mobile Mansions – Intro to March Series

The blog is going to take a quick break from battles and focus on one of my favorite parts of my Civil War traveling. Mansions! I love touring through these old homes that are just dripping with history. I hear the stories of the families, see the artifacts from their stay in the home, and… Continue reading Mobile Mansions – Intro to March Series