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Porch, Matthewson House, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

George Matthewson House (Tarboro, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Porch, Matthewson House, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Cottages
Porches
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1159pnc001
Builder:
Created Date:
circa to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: This house was built by George Matthewson, a prominent black builder, as his own home. | Architectural Note: The elaborate latticework is an example of the type of decorative elements that once existed on many cottages in the region.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Tarboro (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
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:

Community:
Tarboro
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
This house was built by George Matthewson, a prominent black builder, as his own home.
Architectural note:
The elaborate latticework is an example of the type of decorative elements that once existed on many cottages in the region.
Location:
Tarboro (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Cottages
Latticework

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