Manship House Museum, Jackson, MS Photos

The Charles Henry Manship House Museum was built 1857 in a Gothic Revival style after a pattern produced by renowned architect A.J. Downing. Manship was in the business of decorating houses and the interior reflects his artistic touches.

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Charles Henry Manship House Museum. Jackson, MS.Gothic Revival Manship House adapted for southern climate from pattern book of A.J. Downing. Jackson, MS.Gothic barge board & pointed window of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Cast iron trim in grape vine pattern of Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Charles Henry Manship House Museum (1857) (412 E. Fortification St.). Jackson, MS. Style: Gothic Revival. Architect: A.J. Downing. On National Register.Gothic Revival Manship House adapted for southern climate from pattern book of A.J. Downing. Jackson, MS.Gothic barge board & pointed window of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Cast iron trim in grape vine pattern of Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Entrance hall of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Wall painting of George Washington in hall Manship House. Jackson, MS.Wall painting of gentleman in hall Manship House, probably by Charles Manship whose business was house decoration. Jackson, MS.Front bedroom of Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Entrance hall of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Wall painting of George Washington in hall Manship House. Jackson, MS.Wall painting of gentleman in hall Manship House, probably by Charles Manship whose business was house decoration. Jackson, MS.Front bedroom of Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Half tester bed in front bedroom of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Victorian wreath in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Dresser with wash basin & pitcher in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Parlor fireplace in Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Half tester bed in front bedroom of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Victorian wreath in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Dresser with wash basin & pitcher in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Parlor fireplace in Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Parlor in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Parlor painting, table & wallpaper in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Antique dressers in bedroom of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Draped tester bed in Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Parlor in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Parlor painting, table & wallpaper in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Antique dressers in bedroom of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Draped tester bed in Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Bedside table in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Carved wooden bed in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Velvet chairs in bedroom of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Antique wallpaper pattern at Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Bedside table in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Carved wooden bed in Manship House. Jackson, MS.Velvet chairs in bedroom of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Antique wallpaper pattern at Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Antique corner chairs at Manship House. Jackson, MS.Dining room of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Sideboard of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Deserts displayed on sideboard of Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Antique corner chairs at Manship House. Jackson, MS.Dining room of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Sideboard of Manship House. Jackson, MS.Deserts displayed on sideboard of Manship House. Jackson, MS.
Fireplace with plate warmer in dining room of Manship House. Jackson, MS.


Fireplace with plate warmer in dining room of Manship House. Jackson, MS.



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