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Side view, Salem Tavern, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina

Salem Tavern Barn (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Side view, Salem Tavern, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Taverns (Inns)
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1176pnc001
Architect:
Mason:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Architectural Note: Krause introduced features on the Tavern that became common in the post-Revolution years: oversized bricks laid in Flemish-bond, elliptical window arches, a central-passage plan, and the first front porch in the town. | Historical Note: Salem Tavern is both a National Historic Landmark and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural 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:

Provenance note:
Dr. Beverly Jones (planter) and Julia Conrad Jones, first owner
Architectural note:
The barn is constructed of a heavy timber frame with pole rafters. Krause introduced features on the Tavern that became common in the post-Revolution years: oversized bricks laid in Flemish-bond, elliptical window arches, a central-passage plan, and the first front porch in the town.
Historical note:
The barn was moved from the Beverly Jones Farm in Bethania to the Salem Tavern lot in the 20th century. Salem Tavern is both a National Historic Landmark and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
Bethania (N.C.)
Salem (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
Subjects:
Barns
Taverns (Inns)
Moving of buildings, bridges, etc.
Plantation houses
Plantations
Historic buildings -- Fires and fire prevention
Poles, Wood
Timber
Commercial buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings
National Historic Landmarks
Rafters

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