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View, Pilot Mills, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina

Pilot Cotton Mills (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Pilot Mills, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Mills and mill-work
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2080pnc002
Created Date:
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Provenance: The mill was founded by James N. and W. H. Williamson. | Historical Note: The mill has been rebuilt for other uses and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
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
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:

Architect:
Architect:
Built:
Street:
1101-1111 Hanes Street
Community:
Raleigh
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27804
Provenance note:
Pilot Cotton Mills first building was built in 1894. Additions were made in 1903, 1910, and 1920. Biberstein designed the 1910 addition.
Architectural note:
The buildings have an impressive entrance, loblolly pine floors and ceilings, and nine foot, double hung sash windows.
Historical note:
Pilot Cotton Mills was renovated in 1999 to save it from demolition and was chosen as the home of Raleigh Charter High School.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Mills and mill-work
Cotton mills
Industrial buildings
Textile mills
School buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
35.794275, -78.637386

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