Historic buildings, Afton Villa Gardens (Saint Francisville, La.)
Afton Villa spiral staircase. The 40 room Gothic Revival mansion was built in 1849 by David Barrow and his second wife Susan Woodfork and took 8 years to complete. It was destroyed by fire in 1963. 100.10
Historic buildings, Louisiana State Capitol (Baton Rouge, La.)--History
Post card. The Old State Capitol, Baton Rouge, La. Resembling a medieval castle, this unique structure was built in 1847. Destroyed by fire while occupied by Federal Troops on December 28, 1862, it was rebuilt 1880-1882. Of special interest ar...