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J. A. Minter & Son Plantation, 3 County Road 462, Selma, Dallas County, AL

J. A. Minter & Son Plantation, 3 County Road 462, Selma, Dallas County, AL

 
 
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Summary

Significance: With various frame outbuildings (including a seed house, a corn crib and two other storage buildings) and the plantation store extent, J.A. Minter & Son's farm is representative of the plantation community common to the late nineteenth and early twentieth century South. Dating to the 1890s, the plantation's Tyler Gin Company is one of the few gin facilities continuously operating since the turn of the century.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N890
Survey number: HAER AL-192
Building/structure dates: 1850 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: ca. 1890 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: after. 1960- before. 1969 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Tyler Gin Company
Minter, James Anthony
Minter, Jay
Minter, James A, "Jay"
Gamble, Robert, sponsor
The Alabama Historical Commission, sponsor
Sears, Hannah, transmitter
O'Connell, Kristen, transmitter
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Library of Congress
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