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R.J. Reynolds Auditorium, Side View

R. J. Reynolds Building (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
R.J. Reynolds Auditorium, Side View
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Arches
Auditoriums
Columns
Cornices
Entablatures
Hand-railing
Porticoes
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ncar_N_82_6_4745
Photographer:
Taylor, Gwynne more info on Taylor, Gwynne 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Forsyth 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: Reynolds, R. J. Building (Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Shreve & Lamb 
Built:
Community:
Winston-Salem
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, first owner
Historical note:
The building was the tallest skyscraper in the state until 1966. The building's design allowed Shreve and Lamb to win the American Institute of Architects Building of the Year in 1929, which led the architects to gain the commission to design the Empire State Building.
Location:
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
Subjects:
Architectural firms
Art deco (Architecture)
Awards
Commercial buildings
Elevators
Historic buildings
Multistory buildings
North Carolina -- History
Office buildings
Office complexes
Tobacco industry