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View, Dougherty House (Appalachian Heritage Museum), Watauga County, North Carolina

Dauphin Disco Dougherty House -- Appalachian Heritage Museum (Watauga County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Dougherty House (Appalachian Heritage Museum), Watauga County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Porches
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2111pnc002
Carpenter:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: The house was built for Dauphin Disco and Lillie Dougherty, first owners. Dougherty and his brother Blanford Barnard Dougherty founded Appalachian State University. | Architectural Note: The house is significant as an example of a turn of the century mountain residence. The one story wraparound porch has been enclosed on one side. | Historical Note: The original location was on Rivers Street in Boone, and the house was moved and restored as a museum in the 1980s.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Watauga 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
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:

State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
The house was built for Dauphin Disco and Lillie Dougherty, first owners. Dougherty and his brother Blanford Barnard Dougherty founded Appalachian State University.
Architectural note:
The house is significant as an example of a turn of the century mountain residence. The one story wraparound porch has been enclosed on one side.
Historical note:
The original location was on Rivers Street in Boone, and the house was moved and restored as a museum in the 1980s.
Location:
Watauga County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Museums

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