Tay-Lo-Rest


The TAY-LO-REST House, located in Langston, Logan County, Oklahoma is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places under Criterion B for its association with Bythella, Amelia, and James Taylor. The period of significance for the Tay-lo-rest House extends from 1930, when the Tailors purchased the original house and property, to 1981 when Amelia Taylor died. All three Tailors were notable. They were instrumental in the development of Langston City, “American’s First Distinctively Black City” into a modern city.

LOCATION: Langston, OK

STATUS: Completed

CLIENT: Tay-Lo-Rest