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View, Edward Savage House, Wilmington, North Carolina

Edward Savage House (Wilmington, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Edward Savage House, Wilmington, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch0412
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Wilmington (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: Savage, Edward House (Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina)

Builder:
more info on Wood, John C., builder 
Builder-architect:
more info on Wood, Robert B., builder 
Architect-carpenter:
more info on Post, James F., 1818-1899 
Built:
Community:
Wilmington Historic District
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Edward Savage, first owner; Henry Savage, second owner.
Architectural note:
The home was modeled on the Cubical Cottage in Tuscan Style from A. J. Downing's "Architecture of Country Houses." Post functioned as the carpenter during the home's construction, and Robert B. Wood as builder.
Historical note:
The home lies within the boundaries of the Wilmington Historic District, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Wilmington (N.C.)
Subjects:
Cottages
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
Tuscan (Architectural style)

Landscape: Wilmington Historic District (Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina)