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View, All Saints Episcopal Church, Linville, North Carolina

All Saints Episcopal Mission (Linville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, All Saints Episcopal Church, Linville, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Church buildings
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch0004
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Description:
Architectural Note: The building features exposed structural elements of indigenous material, including the shingles, the truss, the rood screen, and the chancel. These elements were constructed using bark, branches, and twigs. | Historical Note: Bacon, the architect of the Lincoln Memorial, designed several buildings around Linville due to his association with the MacRae family of Wilmington. Agnes MacRae Parsley donated the money to build the church.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Linville (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Tim Buchman Photographs, 1988-1998 (MC00583) 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: All Saints Episcopal Mission (Linville, Avery County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Bacon, Henry, 1866-1924 
Built:
Street:
Carolina Avenue
Community:
Linville
State:
NC
Architectural note:
The building features exposed structural elements of indigenous material, including the shingles, the truss, the rood screen, and the chancel. These elements were constructed using bark, branches, and twigs.
Historical note:
Bacon, the architect of the Lincoln Memorial, designed several buildings around Linville due to his association with the MacRae family of Wilmington. Agnes MacRae Parsley donated the money to build the church.
Location:
Linville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Church buildings
Chancels
Shingles
Trusses
Religious buildings
Vernacular architecture
Bark
Exposed frame construction
Rood screens
Natural resources
Sustainable architecture
Rustic woodwork
Rustic (Style)
Branches (Plant components)
Historic buildings
Episcopalians