Lane-Walker House, Circa 1825, Sparta

This house has been expanded at least twice in its nearly two centuries in Sparta. It is best known as the home of Julia Frances Dickson, the enslaved woman who gave birth to Amanda America Dickson, the wealthiest black woman in 19th century Georgia.

Sparta Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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