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Fairgrounds across from Patterson Hall on Hillsborough Street

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

Title:
Fairgrounds across from Patterson Hall on Hillsborough Street
Topics:
North Carolina History
Subjects:
Fairs
Item identifier:
0012854
Created Date:
circa
Description:
The North Carolina State Fair was first held in 1853 and moved locations around Raleigh until 1928 when it started being held at its present location on the corner of Hillsborough Street and Blue Ridge Road. The location of the fair entrance shown in this photograph was located right across the street from Patterson Hall on North Carolina State University's campus. The trolley that ran down Hillsborough Street into downtown can be seen as well.
Genre:
Photographs
Names:

Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building:

Community:
Raleigh
Latitude, Longitude:
35.787773, -78.668037

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