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View, Outbuilding, Fairntosh, Durham, North Carolina

Fairntosh (Treyburn, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Outbuilding, Fairntosh, Durham, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Architecture, Georgian
Federal
Outbuildings
Item identifier:
buch0208
Photographer:
Carpenter:
Carpenter:
Carpenter:
Carpenter:
Bricklayer:
Plasterer:
Joiner:
Created Date:
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Description:
Provenance: Duncan Cameron (lawyer, planter, and bank president) and Rebecca Bennehan Cameron, first owner | Architectural Notes: Surviving outbuildings on the property include a schoolhouse, an office, a teacher's house, a kitchen, a dairy, a smokehouse, and a commissary. | Historical Note: Fairntosh was one of the largest plantations in the state, and the property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Durham (N.C.)
Fairntosh Plantation (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:

Provenance note:
Duncan Cameron (lawyer, planter, and bank president) and Rebecca Bennehan Cameron, first owner
Architectural note:
Surviving outbuildings on the property include a schoolhouse, a teacher's house, a kitchen, a dairy, a smokehouse, and a commissary.
Historical note:
Fairntosh was one of the largest plantations in the state, and the property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Durham (N.C.)
Durham County (N.C.)
Treyburn (Durham, N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Plantation houses
Outbuildings
Plantations
Historic sites
Farmhouses
Farms
Schools
School buildings
Smokehouses
Kitchens
Teachers -- Housing
National Register of Historic Places
Dairies (Non-mechanized)
Historic buildings
Commissaries (Store and eating spaces)
Offices
Latitude, Longitude:
36.107756, -78.839855
External Resources:
Endangered Durham: Fairntosh
Fairntosh Site

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