About the Author
Bob Hurst is a true ‘Son of the South”. Born and raised in Talladega, Alabama, he attended college at Auburn University for his undergraduate degree and later earned two graduate degrees from Florida State University. He has lived and worked in Alabama, Mississippi, and Florida and has traveled extensively throughout the South pursuing his hobby of photographing Southern antebellum mansions. After a long career in healthcare, he is now semi-retired in Tallahassee where he has been commander of the local Sons of the Confederate Veterans camp for 10 years. He is also the 2nd Lieutenant Commander of the Florida Division, SCV. He is the proud father of a daughter, Abbie Victoria, and a son, Logan Ashby.