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Front view, Graylyn, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina

Graylyn (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Front view, Graylyn, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Norman Revival
Beaux-Arts (style)
Mansions
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1173pnc001
Architect:
Architect:
Landscape architect:
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: The house was build for Bowman Gray (president of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company) and his wife Nathalie Gray. | Architectural Note: The home's opulence reflected the wealth of its owners, and it featured themed rooms representing the countries the couple had visited. | Historical Note: The estate now functions as a conference center owned by Wake Forest University. Graylyn is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Winston-Salem (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:

Architect:
Architect:
Built:
Street:
1900 Reynolda Road
Community:
Winston-Salem
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27106
Provenance note:
Bowman Gray (president of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company) and Nathalie Gray, first owner
Architectural note:
The home's opulence reflected the wealth of its owners, and it featured themed rooms focusing on the countries that the couple had visited.
Historical note:
The estate now functions as a conference center owned by Wake Forest University. Graylyn is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Barns
Beaux-Arts (style)
Norman Revival
Cottages
Outbuildings
Housing, Single family
Agricultural buildings
Historic buildings
National Historic Landmarks
Latitude, Longitude:
36.119541, -80.279875

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