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View, Carroll Street House, Wilson, North Carolina

Carroll Street House (Wilson, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Carroll Street House, Wilson, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Industrial housing
Shotgun houses
Item identifier:
buch1096
Photographer:
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
Description:
Architectural Note: The residence exemplifies the characteristics of pre-World War I shotgun houses, including a boxed cornice, louvered vents, and turned porch posts. | Historical Note: The street was probably developed by J. C. Hadley, a white real estate developer and tobacconist. The East Wilson neighborhood consists mainly of rental tract housing built for African American tobacco warehouse, factory, and railroad workers. The neighborhood is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a historic district.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Wilson (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:
Wilson
State:
NC
Architectural note:
The residence exemplifies the characteristics of pre-World War I shotgun houses, including a boxed cornice, louvered vents, and turned porch posts.
Historical note:
The street was probably developed by J. C. Hadley, a white real estate developer and tobacconist. The East Wilson neighborhood consists mainly of rental tract housing built for African American tobacco warehouse, factory, and railroad workers. The neighborhood is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a historic district.
Location:
Wilson (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Shotgun houses
National Register of Historic Places
Historic districts
Historic buildings

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