NCSU Libraries

View, Philadelphus Presbyterian Church, Philadelphus, North Carolina

Philadelphus Presbyterian Church (Philadelphus, N.C.)
Normal spinner 196px

Item information

Title:
View, Philadelphus Presbyterian Church, Philadelphus, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Greek revival (Architecture)
Church buildings
Item identifier:
buch0476
Photographer:
Builder:
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: Rural Scots Presbyterian congregation established in the late eighteenth century, first owner | Historical Note: Tradition attributes Gilbert Higley as the church's builder. The church provides an academic example of the temple-form frame churches built in the mid-nineteenth century for Scots Presbyterians. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Philadelphus (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:

Architect:
Community:
Philadelphus
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Rural Scots Presbyterian congregation established in the late eighteenth century, first owner.
Historical note:
Tradition attributes Gilbert Higley as the church's builder. The church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Architectural note:
The church provides an academic example of the temple-form frame churches built in the mid-nineteenth century
Location:
Philadelphus (N.C.)
Subjects:
Church buildings
Religious buildings
Historic buildings

✓ Give us feedback