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Painted wainscoting and door on second floor, Edwards-Franklin House, Surry County, North Carolina

Edwards-Franklin House (Surry County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Painted wainscoting and door on second floor, Edwards-Franklin House, Surry County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Doors
Federal style
Graining
Houses
Wainscoting
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch0543
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Surry County (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).
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: Edwards-Franklin House (Surry County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Surry County
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Gideon Edwards (planter and state senator), first owner; Meshack Franklin (landowner, politician, and member of Congress), second owner
Architectural note:
Franklin remodeled the home in the Federal style in the 1820s.
Historical note:
The structure is considered one of finest early houses in northwestern North Carolina.
Location:
Surry County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Dwellings -- Remodeling
Federal style
Graining
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
Wainscoting