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- Grave of John Rex, City Cemetery, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina
North Carolina History
- Original Format:
- Item identifier:
- Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim
- Created Date:
- Dated 1839.
- Digital Project:
- Preservation North Carolina
- 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.
- 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).
For more information:
- 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.
- 17 S. East Street
- North Carolina
- Historical note:
- This cemetery was the first designated burying ground in Raleigh, and was authorized as such in 1798. The cemetery is listed individually on the National Register of Historic Places.
- Provenance note:
- The cemetery consisted of four acres, originally, divided into one-acre quadrants. It was later enlarged to include a total of over seven acres. The iron fence surrounding the cemetery was added later, and was recycled from capitol square.
National Register of Historic Places
- Latitude, Longitude:
- 35.779357, -78.632278
- External Resources:
North Carolina State Preservation Office - City Cemetery National Register Nomination