Victorian - Carson Mansion in Eureka CA--"considered the most grand Victorian home in America." William Carson (July 15, 1825 – February 20, 1912), for whom the mansion was built, arrived in San Francisco from New Brunswick, Canada in 1849. He was one of Northern California's first major lumber barons.
Grayville Mansion Southern IL The Victorian romance of The Founders Mansion Inn Bed & Breakfast reflects the lives and times of Grayvilles founding family, The Grays. The Mansion, completed in December of 1895, was designed in the classic Queen Anne style by George F. Barber, a well-known architect of the era and was moved into in 1896, by the heirs of WW Gray.
Tour the Cook Rutledge Mansion...Experience the Grand Life-Style of the Lumber Era with a Guided Tour of the Mansion This 1887 restored and furnished lumber baron's home is truly unique. The Cook-Rutledge Mansion is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is one of the finest remaining examples of High Victorian Italianate architecture in Wisconsin.