Drake House

1110 Broadway 



The Drake House was built in the 1859 by Foster F. Robinson. This two storey “I” was bought by Abner and Harvey Drake in 1866. General Longstreet of the Confederacy was a guest here and a reception was held in his honor.  The home was bought 1866 by W.A. and Harvey Drake; inherited in Annie Drake in 1890; inherited by Aubrey Drake in 1935.  Home remains in the Drake family today.






(Image: Sallie Drake Webb)