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- Doorway, St. Joseph's A.M.E. Church, Durham, Durham County, North Carolina
Greek revival (Architecture)
Romanesque revival (Architecture)
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- 2 x 2 in.
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- 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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- 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.
- Leary, Samuel L. (Samuel Linton), 1863-1913 more info on Leary, Samuel L. (Samuel Linton), 1863-1913
- North Carolina
- Provenance note:
- The church was built for a congregation led by Rev. Edian D. Markham.
- Architectural note:
- The asymmetrical building combines Romanesque and Greek Revival elements, with a soaring tower in front.
- Historical note:
- St. Joseph's served as a center for the civil rights movement and now serves as a community arts and heritage center. The church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
National Register of Historic Places