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Monday, February 28th, 2011
Photo by Janie Southard/The Daily Standard

This house on U.S. 127, about a half-mile north of state route 274, is a remnant of the vanished black community in Mercer County. It was originally owned by Gilbert Robinson, a black who owned the property and built the house himself about 1876. By 1900, the entire property was white-owned.

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