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Wainscoting, Longwood, Caswell County, North Carolina

Longwood (Milton, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Wainscoting, Longwood, Caswell County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Greek revival (Architecture)
Plantation houses
Wainscoting
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1074pnc002
Created Date:
circa to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: Lying near the border of Donoho and Saunders family lands, Longwood may have briefly been home to Romulus Saunders (congressman, judge, and minister to Spain). | Architectural Note: The currrent two-story, L-shaped plantation house began as a small Federal period home and was later expanded in the Greek Revival style with pedimented porticoes. | Historical Note: Longwood is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Caswell County (N.C.)
Longwood (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
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:

Cabinetmaker:
Built:
Street:
NC 62
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Lying near the border of Donoho and Saunders family lands, Longwood may have briefly been home to Romulus Saunders (congressman, judge, and minister to Spain).
Architectural note:
The current two-story, L-shaped plantation house began as a small Federal period home and was later expanded in the Greek Revival style with pedimented porticoes.
Location:
Caswell County (N.C.)
Milton (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Greek revival (Architecture)
Porticoes
Decoration and ornament -- Federal style

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