NCSU Libraries

View, St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina

St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church (Edenton, N.C.)
Normal spinner 196px

Item information

Title:
View, St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Church buildings
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2142pnc001
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Edenton (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: Saint John the Evangelist Episcopal Church (Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Edenton
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
The church was built by the congregation of St. Paul's Episcopal Church with the support of Herbert Page.
Architectural note:
The church is an asymmetrical frame structure with gabled facades and a corner entrance tower.
Historical note:
When a tornado destroyed the original church on this site in 1884, its frame was reused in this structure's construction from 1885-1887. The church was enlarged in the 1910s.
Location:
Edenton (N.C.)
Subjects:
Church buildings
Church buildings -- Fires and fire prevention
Towers (Building divisions)
Gables
Asymmetry (Composition concept)
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction
Episcopalians
Historic buildings
Buildings -- Natural disaster effects
Facades
Buildings -- Additions
Religious buildings