The Winston family were early settlers. Descended from Captain Anthony Winston, cousin of Dolly Madison and Patrick Henry, the Winston’s fought at the side of Andrew Jackson and acquired land in Virginia, Tenn. and Alabama. Further descendents served as governors of Ala. and Miss. This Georgian house is the largest remaining antebellum house in the city. In 1948 it was purchased by the City of Tuscumbia. National Register of Historic Places, 1982.
Belle Mont Mansion located in Tuscumbia, Alabama Belle Mont Mansion is a singularly fine example of plantation architecture in North Alabama during the early 1800’s. Its design reflects the influence of Thomas Jefferson. Surrounded by cotton fields and furnished with period antiques, the museum provides an interesting glimpse into the past
Marquee of the Alabama Theatre on 3rd Avenue North, built in 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, United States, 2012, photograph by Birmingham Landmarks for the Historic Alabama Theatre (photographer unattributed).