- Interior detail, Chowan County Courthouse, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina
- Original Format:
- Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
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- Architectural Note: Possibly designed by British architect John Hawks, the courthouse contains an assembly room that has been referred to as the largest fully paneled room in the American colonies. | Historical Note: The courthouse is considered one of the finest Georgian public buildings of the southern colonies. The structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a National Historic Landmark.
- Digital Project:
- Preservation North Carolina
- Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by Preservation North Carolina
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- Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
- 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).
- 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.
- 110-198 E King St
- Historical note:
- The courthouse is considered one of the finest Georgian public buildings in the southern colonies. The structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and as a National Historical Landmark.
- Historical note:
- A 3.2 million dollar restoration of the 1767 Chowan County Courthouse was completed in October 2004.
- Latitude, Longitude:
- 36.057738, -76.608449
- External Resources:
National Historic Landmarks Program: Chowan County Courthouse
Chowan County Courthouse National Register Nomination
Chowan County Courthouse National Register Nomination Photographs