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Raleigh skyline from Dix Hill

Dorothea Dix Hospital (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Raleigh skyline from Dix Hill
Topics:
Campus and Town
Subjects:
Skylines
Original Format:
Digital photographs
Item identifier:
funk_raleighFromDixHill2
Photographer:
Funkhouser, Edward T. more info on Funkhouser, Edward T. (Edward Truman), 1946- 
Created Date:
Genre:
Cityscape photographs
Photographs
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
Funkhouser Photographs

Building: Dix, Dorothea Hospital (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Northup & O'Brien (Winston-Salem, N.C.) 
Architect:
more info on Davis, Alexander Jackson, 1803-1892 
Built:
Street:
820 South Boylan Ave.
Community:
Raleigh
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27603
Architectural note:
The hospital building includes 'Davisean' windows. The core was razed in the mid twentieth century.
Historical note:
The hospital was founded for the insane, and the campus includes other late nineteenth and early twentieth century buildings, such as this structure.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Dormitories
Children -- Health and hygiene
Hospitals
Multiple dwellings
Health facilities
Mental health facilities
Mental health
Mental illness
Lost architecture
Demolished buildings
Historic buildings
Historic sites
Complexes (Buildings)
Houses
Latitude, Longitude:
35.771587, -78.653443