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Interior view, Williamson House, Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina

Williamson House (Louisburg, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Interior view, Williamson House, Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Greek revival (Architecture)
Houses
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1189pnc005
Created Date:
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 Preservation North Carolina
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).
RightsStatements.org:
In Copyright
For more information:
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0
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: Williamson, Temperance Perry House (Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina)

Built:
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:
Columns
Greek revival (Architecture)
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
Legislators -- United States
National Register of Historic Places
Outbuildings
Pilasters
Slavery
Slaves
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Widows