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|Title:||[Photograph of Thalian Hall, Midway, Baldwin County, Georgia ]|
Midway. Thalian Hall built by Thalian Society, a literary society, at Oglethorpe University, located about 2 miles south of Milledgeville. It was built in late 1850s by Joseph Lane. It was used as a dormitory; Sidney Lanier occupied a room. During the Civil War, it housed wounded Confederate soldiers. In 1890 Dr. Henry Dawson Allen purchased the University property and established Allen's Invalid Home.
|Types:||Photographs | StillImage|
|Subjects:||Oglethorpe University--Buildings | Architecture--Georgia--Milledgeville | Education--Georgia--Milledgeville | Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881--Homes and haunts | United States, Georgia, Baldwin County, Milledgeville, 33.0801429, -83.2320991|
|Institution:||Digital Library of Georgia|
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Held by Georgia Archives, 5800 Jonesboro Road, Morrow, GA 30260.
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|Persistent Link to Item:||http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/vang/id:bal070|