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Stairs, Jefferson J. White Jr. House, Madison County, North Carolina

Jefferson J. White, Jr. House (Madison County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Stairs, Jefferson J. White Jr. House, Madison County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Farmhouses
Stairs
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1252pnc004
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: Jefferson and Harriet Keith White, first owners. | Architectural Note: The house features porches with sawn and turned work, a comet motif, and a Masonic emblem in the gable. Family tradition lists a Mr. Campbell as the home's builder. The upper balconies were added in the 1890s. | Historical Note: The house's woodwork is considered some of the finest in the state, and the home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Madison County (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:
Jefferson and Harriet Keith White, first owner
Architectural note:
Notable features include sawn and turned work on the porches and a Masonic emblem in the gable. Family tradition lists a Mr. Campbell as the home's builder.
Historical note:
The house's woodwork is considered some of the finest in the state. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Madison County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses

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