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Exterior detail, S. H. Kress and Company Building, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina

S. H. Kress and Co. Building (Greensboro, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Exterior detail, S. H. Kress and Company Building, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Art deco (Architecture)
Stores & shops
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1210pnc003
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Greensboro (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).
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: Kress, S. H. and Company Building (Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Sibbert, Edward F. 
Manufacturer:
more info on Atlanta Terra Cotta Company 
Built:
Community:
Greensboro Downtown Hist Dist
State:
North Carolina
Architectural note:
Sibert utilized the Art Deco style to unify the Kress chain stores across the country. The company building provides the state's finest example of Sibert's architecture. The building lies within the boundaries of the Downtown Historic District, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Greensboro (N.C.)
Subjects:
Art deco (Architecture)
Commercial buildings
Historic buildings
Office complexes
Stores & shops

Landscape: Greensboro Downtown Historic District (Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina)

Historical note:
Is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Greensboro (N.C.)
Subjects:
Downtowns
Historic buildings
Historic districts
National Register of Historic Places