- Dining room, Thomas Wolfe Memorial, Asheville, North Carolina
Architecture, Queen Anne
- Original Format:
- Item identifier:
- Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim
- Created Date:
- Digital Project:
- Preservation North Carolina
- 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.
- 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).
For more information:
- 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.
- North Carolina
- Provenance note:
- Julia Wolfe (operated boardinghouse for consumptives), twentieth century owner
- Architectural note:
- The home was restored in the 1970s and again following severe damage from a 1998 fire.
- Historical note:
- The building was the boyhood home of writer Thomas Wolfe. The house has also been referred to as "The Old Kentucky Home," which was the name used for the boardinghouse. The building currently functions as museum and memorial to Wolfe. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, as a North Carolina Historic Site, and as a National Historical Landmark.
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Historic buildings -- Fires and fire prevention
Housing, Single family
National Historic Landmarks
National Register of Historic Places
North Carolina -- History