Cook It Raw
Middleton Place, South Carolina
October 23, 2013
In 1865, toward the end of the U.S. Civil War, Union soldiers captured and burned most of the house, leaving only the south wing and gutted walls of the north wing and main house. These are the remains of that house.
Built in several phases during the 18th and 19th centuries, the plantation was the primary residence of four generations of the Middleton family, many of whom played prominent roles in the...