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Stairway details, Henry T. Wall House, Franklin County, North Carolina

Henry T. Wall House (Franklin County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Stairway details, Henry T. Wall House, Franklin County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Detail drawings (Drawings)
Stairs
Original Format:
Measured drawings; scale: 1 in. = 1 ft.; 458mm x 585mm
Item identifier:
bh004005501
Delineator:
Delineator:
Created Date:
Description:
5 of 7
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Location:
Franklin County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
Historic Architecture Research. Project Records (UA110.041) held by
Note field:
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Rights:
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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:
Demolished:
Street:
Just W of US 1, east of Youngsville
Community:
Youngsville
State:
NC
Zip:
27596
General note:
Description Note: Provenance information comes from the delineator's research notes.
Provenance note:
Charles Woodard, a planter, was the first owner. Henry Thomas Wall, a slave master, was the first resident. Will Wall was the second second owner.
Architectural note:
The structure features construction of hewn logs joined at the corners by diamond notching.
Historical note:
The home dates to the early nineteenth century. The delineator suggests that the home was used by the overseer on the Woodard plantation, which ceased functioning in 1865 upon the burning of the plantation's main home by Union soldiers.
General note:
No longer extant.
Location:
Youngsville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Plantations
Slavery
Log buildings
Lost architecture
Dwellings -- Fires and fire prevention
Fire damage
Vandalism
Notching
Latitude, Longitude:
36.025355, -78.509195

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