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Columns, Former Durham County Public Library, Durham, Durham County, North Carolina

Former Durham County Public Library (Durham, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Columns, Former Durham County Public Library, Durham, Durham County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Revival, Classical (European revival style)
Libraries
Columns
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1147pnc010
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Durham (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: Durham County Public Library, Former (Durham, Durham County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Tilton, Edward L. 
Built:
Street:
311 E. Main Street
Community:
Durham
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27701
Provenance note:
The construction of the library was partially funded by the Carnegie Foundation.
Architectural note:
The Neoclassical structure is finished in brick with wooden porticoes and Ionic columns.
Location:
Durham (N.C.)
Subjects:
Public buildings
Libraries
Columns, Ionic
Porticoes
Revival, Classical (European revival style)
Historic buildings
Brickwork
Woodwork
Public libraries
Pediments
Latitude, Longitude:
35.993677, -78.898016