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Front view, House, Oakwood, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina

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Item information

Title:
Front view, House, Oakwood, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Porches
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2084pnc011
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Names:
Oakwood more info on Oakwood (Raleigh, N.C.) 
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.

Landscape: Oakwood (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Appleget, G. S. H. (George S. H.), 1831-1880 
Built:
Community:
Raleigh
State:
North Carolina
Architectural note:
The twenty block neighborhood includes frame versions of Italianate, Queen Anne, Second Empire, Colonial Revival, and bungalow styles.
Historical note:
The area came from the sale of land in 1868 belonging to the Polk and Mordecai families. The neighborhood housed the new urban middle class, and builders included the Thomas Briggs firm and architect Charles Barrett. The area is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a Historic District.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Neighborhoods
Historic districts
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings
Historic sites
Frame houses
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Architecture, Queen Anne
Second Empire
Colonial revival (Architecture)
Bungalows
Houses
Housing, Single family
Blacksmithing
Smithies