The Tupper House GHM 157-1
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62
N 33° 44.225 W 082° 44.478
17S E 338691 N 3734366
Quick Description: Located on Bus US 78/GA 10 at Allison St. on the west side of property in Washington.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 11/8/2015 4:10:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMPY3F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
This was the home of Dr. Henry Allen Tupper, grandfather of the wife of General George Marshall, former U.S. Army Chief of Staff, U.S. Secretary of State and originator of the Marshall Plan.

Dr. Tupper was pastor of the Baptist Church here for 20 years, but never accepted one penny of salary, as he was already wealthy. The 18 white columns on all four sides and the graceful, divided stairway make this house outstanding architecturally.

In ante-bellum days the daylight basement was used as a kitchen and an office.
Type of Marker: Building

Marker #: 157-1

Date: 1953

Sponsor: Georgia Historical Commission

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