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Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park

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The tenant house is located at the edge of the farmyard and was home to the workers who helped manage the farm and house.

The tenant house is located at the edge of the farmyard and was home to the workers who helped manage the farm and house.

The front porch of the tenant house.

The front porch of the tenant house.

Rawlings loved to walk in the shade of her orange trees.

Rawlings loved to walk in the shade of her orange trees.


Many of the variety of citrus Rawlings wrote about can be seen in the farmyard.

Many of the variety of citrus Rawlings wrote about can be seen in the farmyard.

A replica of Rawlings 1940 Oldsmobile can be seen in the lean-to garage.

A replica of Rawlings 1940 Oldsmobile can be seen in the lean-to garage.

The screening in of the porch was one of the improvements Rawlings made to the house after she purchased it.

The screening in of the porch was one of the improvements Rawlings made to the house after she purchased it.


Many of the seasonal kitchen herbs, flowers and vegetables cultivated by Rawlings are grown year round.

Many of the seasonal kitchen herbs, flowers and vegetables cultivated by Rawlings are grown year round.

The Rawlings indoor bathroom, which was a luxury for the time period.

The Rawlings indoor bathroom, which was a luxury for the time period.

The sewing machine used by Rawlings.

The sewing machine used by Rawlings.


Many of the variety of citrus Rawlings wrote about can be seen in the farmyard.

Many of the variety of citrus Rawlings wrote about can be seen in the farmyard.