Historic Markers Across Alabama



The Friedman Home



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: on Greensboro Avenue, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
County: Tuscaloosa
Coordinates: N 33° 12.267    W 087° 33.983
  33.20445    -87.56638333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Built 1835 by Alfred Battle; purchased 1875 by Bernard Friedman; willed to the city of Tuscaloosa 1965 by Hugo Friedman.

Traditionally a social and cultural center in Tuscaloosa, it was the residence of Virginia Tunstall Clay-Clopton, author of “Belle of the Fifties” and of the poet Robert Loveman.

Erected 1970 by Alabama Historical Association.







End of The Friedman Home