March 22, 1863: James mentions the effects of “a large army of men & mules & wagons” on the grounds of his camp at the capitol building in Nashville. His camp probably looked similar to this one in Nashville a year later. The State House, Nashville, Tenn., 1864. National Archives photo no. 111-B-4732. Missouri History Museum
26 Small Towns Perfect for A Girls' Trip Down South
Take your girlfriends on a small town vacation down south this summer! Instead of the typical beach town, find a small town and for a girls retreat. These trips can be for the weekend in beautiful towns like Mobile, Alabama or Bowling Green Kentucky to visit the National Corvette museum. Get simple and southern with your girlfriends for a real chance to live country!
The Hermitage Museum in Nashville, Tennessee - Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States, made his home at The Hermitage. The elegant cantilevered staircase and scenic French wallpaper in the center hall, the dining room where Jackson’s portrait hangs, and the bedroom his grandchildren used appear much the same as they did in 1889, when the estate was opened as a museum. -victoriamag.com