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Front view with widow's walk, Leslie-Alford-Mims House, Holly Springs, Wake County, North Carolina

Leslie-Alford-Mims House (Holly Springs, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Front view with widow's walk, Leslie-Alford-Mims House, Holly Springs, Wake County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Greek revival (Architecture)
Houses
Porticoes
Widows' walks
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2077pnc002
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Wake 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 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).
RightsStatements.org:
In Copyright
For more information:
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0
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: Leslie-Alford-Mims House (Holly Springs, Wake County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Holly Springs
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
First owner, Archibald Leslie (Scots tailor), built the initial structure in the 1840s. Second owner, G. B. Alford (Confederate veteran and merchant), made additions.
Architectural note:
The house was built in stages from the 1840s to the 1940s. In the 1870s Alford added the top floor and widow's walk.
Historical note:
The structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places
Location:
Holly Springs (Wake County, N.C.)
Subjects:
Buildings -- Additions
Greek revival (Architecture)
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
National Register of Historic Places
Widows' walks