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North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts Textiles Building

Tompkins Hall, NCSU (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts Textiles Building
Topics:
Campus and Town
Textiles
University History
Subjects:
College buildings
College buildings -- North Carolina -- History
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Postcards
Item identifier:
mc00556-001-bx0001-011-002
Publisher:
Alfred Williams & Co. more info on Alfred Williams & Co. 
Publisher:
American News Company more info on American News Company 
Publisher:
Excelsior Publishing House more info on Excelsior Publishing House 
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Photographs: North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts Buildings; Textile Building, Agricultural and Mechanical Arts University, Raleigh, NC; Published by Alfred Williams and Company, Raleigh, NC, Made in Germany; American News Company (ANC) of New York, Excelsior Edition, Leipzig, Dresden, Berlin
Genre:
Photographs
Postcards
Names:
North Carolina State University -- Buildings more info on North Carolina State University -- Buildings 
North Carolina State University -- History more info on North Carolina State University -- History 
North Carolina State College more info on North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering 
Location:
Raleigh (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Manuscript Collections

Building: North Carolina State University, Daniel Augustus Tompkins Hall -- Textile Building (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

General note:
Tompkins Hall is named for Daniel Augustus Tompkins, who pushed for the College of Textiles and designed the building that now holds his name. The original hall was built in 1901, but destroyed by fire in 1914. It was rebuilt the same year.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C.)
Subjects:
Building, Brick
Buildings -- Additions
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction
College campuses
Fire damage
Lecture halls
Lost architecture
Textile machinery
Textile mills
Textile research
Towers (Building divisions)
Universities and colleges
Latitude, Longitude:
35.786701, -78.665199