Whitehaven historic marker Kentucky mansion KY attraction display education historical marker Historical Site information landmark marker Place of Interest sign Tourist Destination Travel Destination Al.L. Lassiter attractive destination educating Edward Anderson Edward Atkins historic markers historic site house info McCracken County signage tourist attraction South appealing history home no people text tourism travel United States attract historic nobody residence word displays historical markers landmarks mansions markers night signs United States of America appeal color image educate historical outdoor vertical wealth destinations historic sites houses Jason O. Watson / historical-markers.org night time tourist attractions colour image outside residential homes nighttime wealthy after dark residences US words nights color images outdoors USA verticals colour images outsides U.S. U.S.A.
Main part of house, two-story brick structure, built in 1860s by Edward Anderson. Edward Atkins bought it in 1903 and had noted Paducah architect A.L. Lassiter transform Victorian farmhouse into Classical revival mansion. He added the Corinthian-columned front portico, and named house Whitehaven.
Presented by McCracken Co. Civic Beautification Board
Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Transportation, 1984