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Tuesday, August 05, 2008

Carl Sanburg's Home, Part 2

This is part 2 of a three part series on the Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site. This part is about the house with the third and last part on the barn and goats.

This is the house that the Sandburgs lived in from 1945 to 1967.

The view of the Blue Ridge Mountains from the front pouch of the house.

This is the dining room. The chair in the back is the one Carl Sandburg sat in. His grandson made him a remote for the TV which is no the arm of the chair.

This is the other side of the dining room. You can see the TV. Carl did not like to watch a lot of TV. The book shelves which are all though out the house the Sandburgs brought them with them from Michigan when them move to Connemara.

The is Paula Sandburgs office where she kept the information on her goats. The Park Service still uses the information a help people researching the goats.

This is a picture of the upstairs of the house.

This is Carl Sandburg's upstairs office where he did his write. He had a office down stair which he used to answer his mail.

This is Carl Sandburg's bedroom which is next to his upstairs office.

This is a picture of Paula Sandburg's (Carl's wife) bedroom. Carl would take naps in this lounger in the afternoon. He also died in this lounger on July 22, 1967.

The kitchen that the Sandburgs add on to the house.

This garage is the old kitchen for the house just off the side of the house.

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