Austin Leyden Residence

Architect John Boutell's Austin Leyden House (1858, razed), at 124 Peachtree Street in Atlanta, was unusually grand and ambitious for the prewar railroad town. Ionic columns surrounding the front and sides of the house epitomize the Greek motif of the time.

Courtesy of Elizabeth A. Lyon

Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries