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View, United States Post Office and Courthouse, Greensboro, North Carolina

U. S. Post Office and Courthouse (Greensboro, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, United States Post Office and Courthouse, Greensboro, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Art deco (Architecture)
Post offices
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch0293
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Greensboro (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: United States Post Office and Courthouse (Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Whetmore, James A. 
Built:
Community:
Greensboro
State:
North Carolina
Architectural note:
Considered one of North Carolina's finest Depression era buildings, the building was constructed using granite from Mount Airy, limestone, bronze, marble, and aluminum.
Historical note:
The building falls within the boundaries of the Downtown Historic District, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Greensboro (N.C.)
Subjects:
Aluminum
Art deco (Architecture)
Bronze
Courthouses
Depressions -- 1929 -- North Carolina
Government buildings
Granite
Historic buildings
Historic districts
Judicial buildings
Limestone
Marble
National Register of Historic Places
Post offices