NCSU Libraries

View, Williamson House, Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina

Temperance Perry Williamson House (Louisburg, N.C.)
Normal spinner 196px

Item information

Title:
View, Williamson House, Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Greek revival (Architecture)
Houses
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1189pnc002
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: The house was built for Temperance Perry Williamson upon her return home from Georgia as a widow. | Architectural Note: The one-story house is adorned with Greek Revival pilasters and porch columns. | Historical Note: Among the slaves who came back to North Carolina with Temperance Williamson was John H. Williamson, a legislator and publisher after emancipation. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Louisburg (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:
Louisburg
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
The house was built for Temperance Perry Williamson upon her return home from Georgia as a widow.
Architectural note:
The one-story house is adorned with Greek Revival pilasters and porch columns.
Historical note:
Among the slaves who came back to North Carolina with Temperance Williamson was John H. Williamson, a legislator and publisher after emancipation. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Louisburg (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family

✓ Give us feedback