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Horse drawn carriages on Hillsborough Street, looking east toward Tompkins Hall

Hillsborough Street (Raleigh, N.C.)
Tompkins Hall, NCSU (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Horse drawn carriages on Hillsborough Street, looking east toward Tompkins Hall
Topics:
Campus and Town
Subjects:
Universities and colleges
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
0001723
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Hillsborough Street borders the North Carolina State University campus. Now the home of many restaurants and stores that North Carolina State students frequent, when the school opened, it was the location of many of the professors' houses and had a cable car line that went from campus to downtown Raleigh.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Names:
North Carolina State University -- Buildings more info on North Carolina State University -- Buildings 
North Carolina State College more info on North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering 
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building: Hillsborough Street (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

Community:
Raleigh
Latitude, Longitude:
35.787773, -78.668037

Building: North Carolina State University, Daniel Augustus Tompkins Hall -- Textile Building (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

General note:
Tompkins Hall is named for Daniel Augustus Tompkins, who pushed for the College of Textiles and designed the building that now holds his name. The original hall was built in 1901, but destroyed by fire in 1914. It was rebuilt the same year.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Lecture halls
Universities and colleges
Textile research
Textile machinery
College campuses
Building, Brick
Textile mills
Towers (Building divisions)
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction
Buildings -- Additions
Lost architecture
Fire damage
Latitude, Longitude:
35.786701, -78.665199