Tribute to Black History: Horace King, “the most respected bridge-builder in Alabama, Georgia, and northeastern Mississippi during the mid-nineteenth century”* — Suzassippi’s Lottabusha County Chronicles

Horace King by Unknown author ca. 1855 – Columbus Museum of Columbus, Georgia, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=20216892 Note: Item has been updated March 1, 2022 with additional information about Edmund and Susan King An item on The Bridgehunter’s Chronicles last week led me to explore more about the southern bridge builder, Horace King. The Encyclopedia of […]

Tribute to Black History: Horace King, “the most respected bridge-builder in Alabama, Georgia, and northeastern Mississippi during the mid-nineteenth century”* — Suzassippi’s Lottabusha County Chronicles

A follow up on the Biography of Horace King the bridge builder responsible for the La Grange Covered Bridge in Georgia. There is some more information about him and his family that is of interest. More on that in the link above.