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

Bethabara Moravian Church and 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; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh0083pnc001
Architect:
Mason:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: The church was built for a Moravian congregation. | Architectural Note: The building's design, with the higher roofline 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.
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
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:

Provenance note:
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
Religious buildings
Historic buildings
Cupolas
Parish houses
Church schools
National Register of Historic Places
Historic districts
Moravians
Latitude, Longitude:
36.154669, -80.296274
External Resources:
Bethabara Historic Park Website

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