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View, Oakland, Bladen County, North Carolina

Oakland (Bladen County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Oakland, Bladen County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Plantation houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
5 x 7 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-71-9-728
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Bladen County (N.C.)
Oakland Plantation (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
Collection:
State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) held by North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
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: Oakland (Bladen County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Bladen County
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
General Thomas Brown, first owner.
Architectural note:
The home utilized an unusual plan that consisted of a one room deep layout with both an off center passage and a lateral passage along the front.
Historical note:
The home was constructed in the late eighteenth century. The building is one of the few remaining Cape Fear plantations, which were once commonplace along the river, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Bladen County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Plantation houses
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Passageways (Circulation spaces)