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Third floor plan, Smith-Anderson House, Wilmington, North Carolina

Smith-Anderson House (Wilmington, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Third floor plan, Smith-Anderson House, Wilmington, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Architecture, Georgian
Houses
Floor plans
Original Format:
Measured drawings; scale: 1/4 in. = 1 ft.; 483mm x 610mm
Item identifier:
bh031604103
Delineator:
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
Description:
4 of 10 | Provenance: John Smith, first owner; Elizabeth Smith Bailey and James Bailey, second owner; Alexander Anderson, early nineteenth century owner; Dr. Edwin A. Anderson, mid-nineteenth century owner | Architectural Note: The house's plan and second floor triple-hung sash windows appear to be unique among surviving Wilmington buildings. The home's style was altered to fit the Greek Revival mode in the nineteenth century, and then altered back at a later date. | Historical Note: The building is thought to be the oldest surviving structure in Wilmington, and it lies within the boundaries of the Wilmington Historic District, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Location:
Wilmington (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:

Community:
Wilmington
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
John Smith, first owner; Elizabeth Smith Bailey and James Bailey, second owner; Alexander Anderson, early nineteenth century owner; Dr. Edwin A. Anderson, mid-nineteenth century owner.
Architectural note:
The house's plan and second floor triple-hung sash windows appear to be unique among surviving Wilmington buildings. The home's style was altered to fit the Greek Revival mode in the nineteenth century, and then altered back at a later date.
Historical note:
The building is thought to be the oldest surviving structure in Wilmington, and it lies within the boundaries of the Wilmington Historic District, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Wilmington (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family

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