Tom Eblen

August 28, 2012 3:01 PM

Tom Eblen: Mansion on Bowman Mill Road with Lincoln, Todd artifacts to become museum

Helm Place, a Greek Revival mansion on Bowman Mill Road where Mary Todd Lincoln's half-sister Emilie Todd Helm and her children spent the last decades of their lives, has been donated to the Kentucky Mansions Preservation Foundation to become a museum. There is a lot of renovation and fund-raising ahead.

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About Tom Eblen

Tom Eblen


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.

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