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View, Edenton Peanut Factory, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina

Edenton Peanut Factory

Item information

Title:
View, Edenton Peanut Factory, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Factories
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-72-1-1242
Created Date:
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Edenton (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
Collection:
State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from the North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. For general information see their website (http://www.hpo.ncdcr.gov/).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building:

Community:
Edenton
State:
North Carolina
Historical note:
The factory was organized by local businessman, lawyers, and agriculturists to keep the profits from peanut growing in the community. The building was the first peanut processing plant in northeastern North Carolina, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Edenton (N.C.)
Subjects:
Peanuts
Agricultural machinery
Factories