Helm Place was built for descendants of Revolutionary War veteran Abraham Bowman between the 1830s and 1850s. It was bought in 1912 by Emilie Todd Helm, half-sister of Mary Todd Lincoln and wife of Confederate Gen. Benjamin Hardin Helm, who died at the Battle of Chickamauga in 1863.
Helm Place was built for descendants of Revolutionary War veteran Abraham Bowman between the 1830s and 1850s. It was bought in 1912 by Emilie Todd Helm, half-sister of Mary Todd Lincoln and wife of Confederate Gen. Benjamin Hardin Helm, who died at the Battle of Chickamauga in 1863. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com
Helm Place was built for descendants of Revolutionary War veteran Abraham Bowman between the 1830s and 1850s. It was bought in 1912 by Emilie Todd Helm, half-sister of Mary Todd Lincoln and wife of Confederate Gen. Benjamin Hardin Helm, who died at the Battle of Chickamauga in 1863. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com