Jennifer Kornegay wrote this great article for Southern Living's The Daily South titled "On Doorknobs and Why Garlan Gudger Jr. Collects Them". Not only does Jennifer explore Garlan's passion for his collection, but more importantly his passion for rescuing, restoring, and repurposing architectural salvage.
Southern Living - The Daily South
October 14, 2014
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This article featured in the spring 2014 edition of North Alabama Lifestyle, Arts, Business & Gossip magazine is a must read for a true glimpse into the origins of Southern Accents. The article also delves into the passion that drives owner Garlan Gudger, Jr. in his continued quest to rescue, restore, and protect architectural elements of historical significance.