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View, Chicamacomico Lifesaving Station, Dare County, North Carolina

Chicamacomico Lifesaving Station (Rodanthe, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Chicamacomico Lifesaving Station, Dare County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Lifesaving stations
Item identifier:
buch0188
Photographer:
Architect:
Builder:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: Lifesaving Service | Historical Note: The lifesaving station is the most intact and best known in the state. The older structure was one of the original seven built by the Lifesaving Service. In 1911, Mendeleff designed the newer station, and the nineteenth century station was converted to a boathouse. The lifesaving station is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Dare County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Tim Buchman Photographs, 1988-1998 (MC00583) 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:

Street:
23645 Nc Highway 12
Community:
Rodanthe
State:
NC
Zip:
27968
Provenance note:
Lifesaving Service
Historical note:
The lifesaving station is the most intact and best known in the state. The older structure was one of the original seven built by the Lifesaving Service. In 1911, Mendeleff designed the newer station, and the nineteenth century station was converted to a boathouse. The lifesaving station is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Dare County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Public safety buildings
Lifesaving stations
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
35.595572, -75.467413
External Resources:
Chicamacomico Life Saving Station History

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