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Front view, Dongola, Yanceyville, North Carolina

Dongola (Yanceyville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Front view, Dongola, Yanceyville, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Plantation houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 3-1/2 x 3-1/2 in.
Item identifier:
bh0255p06
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Yanceyville (N.C.)
Dongola (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:
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:

Built:
Community:
Yanceyville
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Jeremiah Graves (tobacco planter), first owner.
Architectural note:
The front fa├žade features triple windows and a tall Doric portico.
Historical note:
The home is considered the most monumental house in Caswell County and one of the grandest in the Piedmont.
Location:
Yanceyville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Housing, Single family
Houses
Landmarks
Porticoes
Doric (Architectural style)
Facades
Plantation houses
Historic buildings

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