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Interior, Carson House, McDowell County, North Carolina

Carson House (Marion, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Interior, Carson House, McDowell County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Hotels
Fireplaces
Paintings (Visual works)
Windows
Moldings (Object components)
Item identifier:
buch0388
Photographer:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: Colonel John Carson (land speculator), first owner; Jonathan Logan Carson, second owner | Architectural Note: The structure was originally a log cabin, but it was enlarged with a porch and two-story rear shed rooms in the mid-nineteenth century. | Historical Note: The house functioned as an inn in the 1840s. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
McDowell 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:

Built:
Street:
1805 US 70 W
Community:
Marion
State:
NC
Zip:
28752
Provenance note:
Colonel John Carson (land speculator), first owner; Jonathan Logan Carson, second owner
Architectural note:
The structure was originally a log cabin, but it was enlarged with a porch and two-story rear shed rooms in the mid-nineteenth century.
Historical note:
The house functioned as an inn in the 1840s. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
General note:
The date is approximate.
Location:
Marion (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Plantation houses
Historic buildings
National Historic Landmarks
Latitude, Longitude:
35.69168, -82.05632
External Resources:
Carson House Website

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