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Title 261 Calhoun Street (Franke Home)
Object Type Property File
Scope & Content The Franke Home, a nursing home, had been on this site since 1908. This non-profit home for the aged had been operated by the Evangelical Lutheran Charities of Charleston since 1892. The old house was demolished in 1971 and replaced by the present building.

File contains newspaper article about its 100 anniversary and its consideration to relocate; house history from Information for Guides of Historic Charleston.
Subjects Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston
Lost architecture
Search Terms Harleston Village
Calhoun Street
Demolished buildings, lost buildings
Physical Description 1 File Folder
Object ID # CALHOUN.261.01