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

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

Title:
View, S. H. Kress and Company Building, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Art deco (Architecture)
Stores & shops
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1210pnc005
Architect:
Manufacturer:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Historical Note: Sibbert utilized the Art Deco style to unify the Kress chain stores across the country. The company building provides the state's finest example of Sibbert's architecture. The building lies within the boundaries of the Downtown Historic District, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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
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:
Greensboro
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:
Commercial buildings
Art deco (Architecture)
Historic districts
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings

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