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View, Bank of Washington, Washington, Beaufort County, North Carolina

Bank of Washington (Washington, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Bank of Washington, Washington, Beaufort County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Greek revival (Architecture)
Bank buildings
Porticoes
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1013pnc006
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Washington (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 Preservation North Carolina
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: Bank of Washington, West End Branch (Washington, Beaufort County, North Carolina)

Architectural note:
The building survived two fires, one in 1864 and a second in 1900. The structure, considered the state's finest small Greek Revival commercial building, features a four-columned Ionic portico.
Historical note:
Lies within Washington's West Main Street Commercial District. The building is listed on the National Register as the West End Branch of the Bank of Washington.
Location:
Washington (N.C.)
Subjects:
Bank buildings
Commercial buildings
Greek revival (Architecture)
Porticoes
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Columns, Ionic
Historic buildings -- Fires and fire prevention
Fire damage
Latitude, Longitude:
35.543308, -77.058046