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Item information

Title:
Stairway, L.I. Moore House
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Arches
Balusters (Railing components)
Hand-railing
Houses
Housing, Single family
Newels
Stairs
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ncar_N_76_10_233
Created Date:
circa to
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Craven County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Beaux Arts to Modernism

Source information

Repository:
State Archives of North Carolina
Collection:
Division of Archives and History Photograph Collection (State Archives of North Carolina Collection 4.1) held by State Archives of 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 the North Carolina State Archives.
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: Moore, Larry I. House (New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Simpson, Herbert W. (Herbert Woodley), 1870-1945 
Built:
Street:
511 E. Front Street
Community:
New Bern
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
28560
Provenance note:
Larry I. Moore was a New Bern attorney.
Architectural note:
The house is of the Southern Colonial Revival style, with a tall Corinthian portico overlapping a one-story wraparound porch.
General note:
The L. I. Moore House was one of the grandest houses in New Bern, and one of many elaborate houses designed by prominent architect Herbert Woodley Simpson. The house was commissioned by New Bern attorney L. I. Moore, and featured an elaborately carved grand stair and other Victorian-era detailing.
Location:
New Bern (N.C.)
Subjects:
Arches
Balusters (Railing components)
Colonial revival (Architecture)
Columns, Corinthian
Entablatures
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
Newels
Porticoes
Southern colonial style (Architecture)
Wraparound porches
Latitude, Longitude:
35.109966, -77.035886