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"Rural Hill" Plantation House

 Item — Oversize Box: 1 [F09.024.05.01], Folder: 1

Scope and Contents

Caption reads, "'Photograph of the ruins of 'Rural Hill' plantation House, built by Major John Davidson, 1788, in Mecklenburg County on the Catawba River." The Davidson mansion burned down in 1886 and all that remains are some of the pillars to the house and a few related outbuildings.


  • 1775 - 1975

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 2 Linear Feet


From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated