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Dining room, Thomas Wolfe Memorial, Asheville, North Carolina

Thomas Wolfe Memorial (Asheville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Dining room, Thomas Wolfe Memorial, Asheville, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Architecture, Queen Anne
Houses
Windows
Item identifier:
buch1007
Photographer:
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: 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 Historic Landmark.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Asheville (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:

Community:
Asheville
State:
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.
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Museums
Memorials
Authors
Historic buildings

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