Charles Gordon Knox House

Why does the loss of the Culver House matter so much? Because I hope I’ve conveyed over the years just how rare examples of the residential fabric of Grand Center are, preserving the historical record of the neighborhood that grew up in the years after the Civil War. The Charles Gordon Knox House is just…

Assorted Barns, Tazewell and Woodford Counties

I see countless barns scattered throughout the countryside. Many people see these abandoned and deteriorating structures as symptoms of some sort of decline, but in reality, it is more the changing of American agriculture. Fewer farmers are using more computerized machinery, and likewise, farms are becoming larger and larger. There is less need for small…