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View, Bethabara Gemeinhaus, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina

Bethabara Moravian Gemeinhaus (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Bethabara Gemeinhaus, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Church buildings
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh0083pnc001
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by Preservation North Carolina
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 Preservation North Carolina. For general information see the Preservation North Carolina website (http://www.presnc.org).
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: Bethabara Moravian Church and Gemeinhaus (Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina)

Provenance note:
The church was built for a Moravian congregation.
Architectural note:
The building's design, with the higher roof line and cupola on the east portion, delineated between the two functions the church served. The eastern section of the building held the chapel, while the western section functioned as the pastor's residence and schoolroom.
Historical note:
The structure is North Carolina's oldest church building west of Hillsborough. The church is located within Bethabara, which is designated a National Historic Landmark District. The church is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
Forsyth County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Church buildings
Church schools
Cupolas
Historic buildings
Moravians
National Register of Historic Places
Parish houses
Religious buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
36.154669, -80.296274
External Resources:
Bethabara Historic Park Website

Landscape: Bethabara Historic District (Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina)

Historical note:
Bethabara is designated a National Historic Landmark District and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a historic district.
Location:
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
Subjects:
Historic buildings
Historic districts
Houses
Housing, Single family
National Historic Landmarks
National Register of Historic Places
Neighborhoods