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Corner detail, Old Dempsey Powell House, Wake County, North Carolina

Old Dempsey Powell House (Wake County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Corner detail, Old Dempsey Powell House, Wake County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Chimneys
Dwellings
Roofing
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
3-1/2 x 5 in.
Item identifier:
bh0177p04
Created Date:
circa
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Wake 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 Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
For questions regarding copyright or permissions, please refer to our Reproduction, Use, Citation, and Copyright page (http://d.lib.ncsu.edu/collections/about).
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: Powell, Dempsey and Polly House, Old (Wake County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Wake County
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Dempsey and Polly Powell, first owners; Hunter family, mid-nineteenth to mid-twentieth century owner.
Historical note:
The building was constructed around the late eighteenth century. The older home lies on a property with the newer, Federal style main house and several nineteenth century outbuildings including a smokehouse, a wellhouse, a kitchen, and a barn.
Location:
Wake County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Barns
Cookhouses
Federal style
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
Outbuildings
Smokehouses
Well houses