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Chimney, Lewis Freeman House, Pittsboro, Chatham County, North Carolina

Lewis Freeman House (Pittsboro, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Chimney, Lewis Freeman House, Pittsboro, Chatham County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Chimneys
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1084pnc008
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Pittsboro (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: Freeman, Lewis House (Pittsboro, Chatham County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Pittsboro
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Residence of Lewis Freeman, a successful antebellum free black resident of Pittsboro.
Architectural note:
At the center of this house lies a single-room frame residence (the original home of Lewis Freeman), a rare survival of the one-room frame structures that were common across North Carolina. The structure was expanded over the years.
Historical note:
The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Pittsboro (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Frame houses
Buildings -- Additions
Antebellum
African Americans -- History