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Title 6 Alexander Street
Object Type Property File
Scope & Content Francis Nelson, a ship's carpenter, built this house after acquiring it from Mary Middleton in 1799. It is the oldest of the 3 remaining houses of the post-Revolutionary period on this street. Alexander Street is a/k/a Middle Street. (Poston, Buildings of Charleston.)

File contains house history (undated, samped Fort Sumter Realty Co.); newspaper article, 2/20/1978, "6 Alexander St. House Dates to Early 1800s"; photocopy of photo of the northeast corner of 6 Alexander Street (Laurens and Alexander).
Subjects Historic buildings
Search Terms Ansonborough
Alexander Street
Middle Street
Physical Description 1 File Folder
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Object ID # ALEXANDER.006.001