Old African American man dozing and fishing on bank of the Swanee river was inspiration for the songs "Old Folks At Home," and "Swanee River." Location: White Springs, FL, US Date taken: May 1945 Photographer: William C. Shrout
This is the location(in front of these two trees) of the home(log Cabin), & Service Station from 1933 to 1938. It is located on highway 41, 4 miles south of White Springs, FLA, and 8 miles north of Lake City, FLA. The building was torn down around 1941. Home site consisted of 40 acres. Rushie built the Log Cabin.