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Rear view, Barker-Moore House, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina

Barker-Moore House (Edenton, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Rear view, Barker-Moore House, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 2 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.
Item identifier:
bh0331p02
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: Thomas and Penelope Barker, first owner; Augustus and Susan Moore, nineteenth century owner | Architectural Note: The home was enlarged and the piazza added in the early nineteenth century. | Historical Note: The house was moved to its present location from the 200 block of Broad Street in 1952. Penelope Barker achieved fame from her organization of the Edenton Tea Party in the Revolutionary War era. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Edenton (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:
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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:
Edenton
Provenance note:
Thomas and Penelope Barker, first owner; Augustus and Susan Moore, nineteenth century owner
Architectural note:
The home was enlarged and the piazza added in the early nineteenth century.
Historical note:
The house was moved to its present location from the 200 block of Broad Street in 1952. Penelope Barker achieved fame from her organization of the Edenton Tea Party in the Revolutionary War era. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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