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Fairgrounds across from Patterson Hall on Hillsborough Street

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
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
0012855
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:
North Carolina State Fair more info on North Carolina State Fair 
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building: North Carolina State University, Samuel Ledgerwood Patterson Hall -- Agriculture Building (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)