Horace King (1807-1885)

Horace King, born a slave on September 8, 1807, in Chesterfield District, South Carolina, was a successful bridge architect and builder¬† in west Georgia, northern Alabama and northeast Georgia from the 1830s to the 1870s.¬† King worked for his master, John Godwin who owned a … Continue reading Horace King (1807-1885)