- Partial view, Henry Clay Brittain Store, Summerfield, Guilford County, North Carolina
- Original Format:
- 2 x 2 in.
- Item identifier:
- Digital Project:
- Preservation North Carolina
- Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by Preservation North Carolina
- Note field:
- 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).
For more information:
- 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.
- Smith, George J. more info on Smith, George J., contractor
- George J. Smith and Son more info on George J. Smith and Son
- Summerfield Historic District
- North Carolina
- Provenance note:
- The store was built for Henry Clay Brittain, a general goods merchant and store owner, first owner.
- Historical note:
- The building is the architectural companion to the store across the intersection, which was owned by Brittain's cousin Noah Webster Brittain. The structure falls within the boundaries of the Summerfield Historic District, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
- Architectural note:
- Considered the county's finest surviving commercial building of its era, the structure features particularly elaborate brick details.
National Register of Historic Places
Stores & shops
- North Carolina