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View, Former Union County Courthouse, Monroe, North Carolina

Former Union County Courthouse (Monroe, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Former Union County Courthouse, Monroe, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
County courthouses
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch0548
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Monroe (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: Union County Courthouse, Former (Monroe, Union County, North Carolina)

Architectural note:
Charles C. Hook designed the two-story wings in 1926. The building combines Second Empire, Italianate, and Eastlake motifs.
Historical note:
The courthouse serves as the chief landmark of the town and county and is considered among the state's finest surviving Victorian public buildings. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Monroe (N.C.)
Subjects:
Architecture, Victorian
County courthouses
Courthouses
Eastlake
Historic buildings
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Judicial buildings
Landmarks
National Register of Historic Places
Public buildings
Second Empire
Latitude, Longitude:
34.98265, -80.550288