Sims-Mitchell House
Historical Details


William E. Sims

William E. Sims in his uniform as Sergeant Major, 21st Regiment Mississippi Volunteers, 1864.

Whittle/Sims Family 1875-1901

Father Knows Best

James M. Whittle

Daddy's Little Girl

Matoaka Whittle Sims

The Son-in-Law From Mississippi

William E. Sims

The Sims Boys

Sons of William and Matoaka Sims:


Sims House 1906

The Sims House in 1906, as the main building of Chatham Episcopal Institute (see article).

Later Years 1901 – Present