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View, Carson House, McDowell County, North Carolina

Carson House (Marion, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Carson House, McDowell County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Hotels
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch1060
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
McDowell 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: Carson House (Marion, McDowell County, North Carolina)

Built:
Street:
1805 US 70 W
Community:
Marion
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
28752
Provenance note:
Colonel John Carson (land speculator), first owner; Jonathan Logan Carson, second owner
Architectural note:
The structure was originally a log cabin, but it was enlarged with a porch and two-story rear shed rooms in the mid-nineteenth century.
Historical note:
The house functioned as an inn in the 1840s. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
General note:
The date is approximate.
Location:
Marion (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Plantation houses
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Demolished buildings
Log cabins
Inns
Buildings -- Additions
Buildings -- Remodeling for other use
Commercial buildings
Architectural moldings
Paintings (Visual works)
Latitude, Longitude:
35.69168, -82.05632
External Resources:
Carson House Website