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McLemore House, Franklin

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The McLemore House is a property in Franklin, Tennessee that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.
The property has also been known as the Harvey McLemore House, as it was the home of ex-slave Harvey McLemore, who became a successful farmer. It has also been known as the House and Estate of Maggie Matthews. It dates from 1880 and it includes Colonial Revival architecture.
It is now a house museum, the McLemore House African-American Museum.
It is now the McLemore House Museum. It was owned by the same family, five generations, from 1880 to 1997.
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  • My mom and I, both history buffs, visited Franklin for a mother-daughter weekend. I stumbled on the McLemore House website, and I’m SO GLAD we decided to go visit! It was a highlight of our weekend. S...  more »
  • This is a wondeful place to see while in Franklin. Kristi will greet you on the porch and take you through this house telling the stories she knows so well. I definitely feel it is worth the time to v...  more »

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