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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
Item identifier:
buch0548
Photographer:
Architect:
Contractor:
Architect:
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Description:
Architectural Note: 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.
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
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:

Architectural note:
Thomas J. Holt 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:
County courthouses
Judicial buildings
Public buildings
Second Empire
Historic buildings
Architecture, Victorian
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Eastlake
Latitude, Longitude:
34.98265, -80.550288

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