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Bipolar Linden Row

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We recognized the row of Greek Revivial houses that made up the Linden Row Inn in downtown Richmond, Virginia, even without the big “Linden Row” flag hanging on the portico of one.  What we couldn’t figure out was the location … Continue reading

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200 South Street

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“I don’t know if I can sleep in here with him staring at me,” I said, about the portrait above the mantel.  It was the typical 19th century portrait of a stern man in black.  Actually, he didn’t look that stern.  He … Continue reading

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Robert E. Who?

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It’s a very rare place, in the American South, where Robert E. Lee is an afterthought.   If there is such a place, it would be Lexington, Virginia.  Sure, Lee – and his horse, Traveller —  are buried there.  But Lee … Continue reading

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F. Scott Slept Here

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Asheville has the largest collection (more than 65) of art deco buildings outside of Miami.  And it’s not an overstatement to say that they’re dazzing.  Combine that with its other dazzling feature — its mountain setting  — and you’ll never want to go … Continue reading

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