PHOTO GALLERY

Meaders Corner
Meaders Corner
1909 Gathering of Conferate Veterans
1909 Gathering of Conferate Veterans

Taken at the Lumpkin County Courthouse

The Hall House
The Hall House

Currently a bed and breakfast. Home to Sarah's ghost, the chessboard ghost a possibly a bordello at one time.

Hall Block
Hall Block
Worley House
Worley House

Seen here is the ghost of Claude Worley. Photo was taken for a promotional brochure in the mid-nineties. After the photo shoot, the ghost was exposed.

Dahlonega Mint
Dahlonega Mint

Originally deeded to the University of North Georgia (at that time North Georgia Agricultural College). Replaced by the current Price Memorial Hall when the original build was lost in a fire.

Mount Hope Cemetery
Mount Hope Cemetery

Famous photo taken by Madelyn Anthony in the 1950's. If you look closely, you can see the ghost of a woman in a long dress, an antique bicycle and a young boy hiding behind the tree. The boy is nick-named the "Peek-a-boo Boy" and has been seen in other locations in Dahlonega.

Smith House Gold Mine
Smith House Gold Mine

Discovered in 2006 during a renovation of the hotel and restaurant.

The Besser Hotel
The Besser Hotel

Originally the Eagle Hotel and built and owned by the infamous Harrison Riley. In the early twentieth century, the hotel was converted to dormitories for young ladies attending the college and affectionately referred to as the "Wigwam".

Frank Hall
Frank Hall

Built the Hall House, Hall Block, Hall Office and present day Smith House. In 2006 a gold mining tunnel was discovered leading from the Smith House to the other side of the Square. Presumably, Frank Hall was mining under the city, even though it was forbidden by the town fathers.

Smith House
Smith House
Old Tate Hotel
Old Tate Hotel

Presently the Lumpkin County Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center sits on the old location.