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View, Gragg House, Watauga County, North Carolina

Gragg House (Blowing Rock, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Gragg House, Watauga County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Farmhouses
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch1095
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Watauga 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).
RightsStatements.org:
In Copyright
For more information:
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0
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: Gragg, Burton and Finley House (Blowing Rock, Watauga County, North Carolina)

Built:
Street:
Blowing Rock Hwy
Community:
Blowing Rock
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
28605
Provenance note:
Burton and Finley Gragg, first owners
Architectural note:
The home was constructed in the mid-nineteenth century and provides one of the state's finest examples of dovetailed plank construction. Tradition says that the Graggs were the builders of the home.
Historical note:
In the mid-twentieth century, the farm was adapted to function as part of a roadside tourist complex. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Blowing Rock (N.C.)
Subjects:
Dovetail joints
Farms
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
National Register of Historic Places
Plank houses
Tourism
Latitude, Longitude:
36.097038, -81.773702