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Root cause

April 12, 2017 1:45 PM
Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano



The roots of a live oak tree crack and envelope the curb and sidewalk in front of the Brevard-Rice house in the Lower Garden District. The home, built in 1857, was purchased in 1989 by the writer Ann Rice who is most famous for her Vampire Chronicles series of novels.