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Partial view, cotton gin, Speight House and Cotton Gin, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina

Speight House and Cotton Gin (Edenton, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Partial view, cotton gin, Speight House and Cotton Gin, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Cotton gins and ginning -- North Carolina
Arches
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1099pnc001
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Edenton (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: Speight House and Cotton Gin (Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Edenton
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
The house and cotton gin were built for the founder of Edenton Brick Works, Will Oscar Speight.
Architectural note:
Speight House is in the Queen Anne style, a rarity in rural North Carolina. The complex includes a two-story brick cotton gin with an arched entry, a smokehouse, laborer's quarters, chicken coop, and storage sheds.
Historical note:
The structures are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Edenton (N.C.)
Subjects:
Mills and mill-work
Industrial buildings
Historic sites
National Register of Historic Places
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
Architecture, Queen Anne
Brickwork
Cotton gins and ginning
Smokehouses
Servants' quarters
Chickens -- Housing
Sheds