Helm Place was built for descendants of Revolutionary War  veteran Abraham Bowman during the 1850s. Emilie Todd Helm, sister of Mary Todd Lincoln, bought it in 1912.
Helm Place was built for descendants of Revolutionary War veteran Abraham Bowman during the 1850s. Emilie Todd Helm, sister of Mary Todd Lincoln, bought it in 1912. Herald-Leader
Helm Place was built for descendants of Revolutionary War veteran Abraham Bowman during the 1850s. Emilie Todd Helm, sister of Mary Todd Lincoln, bought it in 1912. Herald-Leader

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.