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View, Executive Mansion, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina

North Carolina Executive Mansion (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Executive Mansion, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Architecture, Queen Anne
Mansions
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2070pnc001
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Raleigh (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: North Carolina Executive Mansion -- Governor's Residence (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

Provenance note:
Governor Thomas Jarvis campaigned for the new governor's residence.
Architectural note:
The structure includes multiple gables and chimneys, floral patterned slate, and Eastlake style porches and balconies. The mansion also features Herringbone brick sidewalks with the signatures of convict brickmakers.
Historical note:
The structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Governors
Mansions
Public officers
Historic buildings
Governors -- North Carolina
Gables
Slate
Eastlake
Brickwork
Herringbone
Historic buildings -- Remodeling
Balconies
Sidewalks
Expansion (Process or technique)
Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms
National Register of Historic Places
Floral patterns
Signatures (Writing)
Government buildings
Architecture, Queen Anne
Ironwork
Masonry
Gates
Latitude, Longitude:
35.782684, -78.63615
External Resources:
North Carolina Executive Mansion