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View from garden, Reynolda, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Reynolda House (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View from garden, Reynolda, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Mansions
Item identifier:
buch0253
Photographer:
Architect:
Landscape architect:
Architect:
Created Date:
to
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Description:
Provenance: Richard J. Reynolds (tobacco magnate) and Katharine Smith Reynolds, first owner | Architectural Note: The residence was built in the "informal bungalow" style with Colonial Revival interior details. The interior ironwork was executed by Philadelphian Samuel Yellin. The estate included a church, a power plant, greenhouses, employee cottages, carriage sheds, a blacksmith shop, dairy barns, a post office, and a horticulturist's cottage. | Historical Note: The property was given to Wake Forest University in 1965. Reynolda is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Winston-Salem (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:

Ironsmith:
Architect:
Built:
Street:
2250 Reynolda Rd.
Community:
Winston-Salem
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27106
Provenance note:
Built for Katherine Smith Reynolds and her husband Richard Joshua (R. J.) Reynolds, first owners. Reynolds was a tobacco magnate in the early 1900s who founded the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. Today the building is the Reynolda House Museum of American Art.
Architectural note:
The residence was built in the "informal bungalow" style with Colonial Revival interior details. The interior ironwork was executed by Philadelphian Samuel Yellin. The estate included a church, a power plant, greenhouses, employee cottages, carriage sheds, a blacksmith shop, dairy barns, a post office, and a horticulturist's cottage.
Historical note:
The property was given to Wake Forest University in 1965. Reynolda is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is today the Reynolda House Museum of American Art.
Location:
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Art museums
Museums
Latitude, Longitude:
36.126091, -80.28606

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