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View, Kerr Mill, Rowan County, North Carolina

Kerr Mill (Rowan County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Kerr Mill, Rowan County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Flour mills
Item identifier:
buch1078
Photographer:
Created Date:
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Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: Joseph and Samuel Kerr (planters), first owner; James McCubbins and John Harrison, post-Civil War owner | Architectural Note: The Kerrs built a brick rather than a frame mill, displaying the family's wealth. | Historical Note: McCubbins and Harrison updated the gristmill to a roller mill. The mill is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Rowan County (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:

Provenance note:
Joseph and Samuel Kerr (planters), first owner; James McCubbins and John Harrison, post-Civil War owner
Architectural note:
The Kerrs built a brick rather than a frame mill, displaying the family's wealth.
Historical note:
McCubbins and Harrison updated the gristmill to a roller mill. The mill is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Rowan County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Mills and mill-work

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