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View, Richardson Houses, Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina

Richardson Houses (Reidsville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Richardson Houses, Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Farmhouses
Widows' walks
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2010pnc001
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: First owner Robert Paine Richardson I (farmer, merchant, and tobacco manufacturer) built both the small farmhouse in 1842 and the larger Italianate style house in the 1860s. | Historical Note: Richardson's son R. P. Richardson II moved both structures in 1912 and built his own mansion in their place. The houses are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Reidsville (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:
Reidsville
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
First owner Robert Paine Richardson I (farmer, merchant, and tobacco manufacturer) built both the small farmhouse in 1842 and the larger Italianate style house in the 1860s.
Historical note:
Richardson's son R. P. Richardson II moved both structures in 1912 and built his own mansion in their place. The houses are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Reidsville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Multiple dwellings

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