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Lodge room, St. John's Masonic Lodge and Theater, New Bern, North Carolina

St. John's Masonic Lodge and Theater (New Bern, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Lodge room, St. John's Masonic Lodge and Theater, New Bern, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Federal style
Masonic buildings
Theaters
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch0155
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
New Bern (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).
RightsStatements.org:
In Copyright
For more information:
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0
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's Masonic Lodge and Theater (New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina)

Architectural note:
The exterior and the first story of the interior were remodeled in 1904 and 1947.
Historical note:
The structure was built as the masonic lodge's first permanent home. The theater on the first floor, not pictured, has remained in use since 1805. The lodge room features trompe l'oeil painting that dates to 1860. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
New Bern (N.C.)
Subjects:
Balconies
Fraternal lodges
Galleries (Upper level spaces)
Historic buildings
Historic buildings -- Remodeling
Lobbies (Rooms)
Masonic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Orchestras (Audience spaces)
Orchestras (Stage spaces)
Renovation (Architecture)
Societies' buildings
Theaters
Trompe l’oeil painting
Latitude, Longitude:
35.1105180842, -77.0408535003