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View, Faison-Williams House, Faison, Duplin County, North Carolina

Faison-Williams House (Faison, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Faison-Williams House, Faison, Duplin County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 5 x 7 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-79-6-85
Builder:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Faison (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:

Built:
Street:
701 W. Main St.
Community:
Faison
State:
NC
Zip:
28341
Provenance note:
Traditions holds that the builder of the house was a Mr. Hines, probably William Hines or Enoch Hines, for Isham Faison (planter, postmaster, and railroad agent).
Architectural note:
The two-story house is a center-passage plan with two-tiered porch and single-story flanking wings.
Historical note:
The house was later home to Faison's niece, Mary Lyde Hicks Williams, an artist known for her depictions of plantation life.
Location:
Faison (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Plantation houses
Housing, Single family
Latitude, Longitude:
35.116193, -78.141951

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