Biltmore House, September 5, 1909

Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.)
Biltmore Forest House (Asheville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Biltmore House, September 5, 1909
Topics:
Forestry
Subjects:
Manors
Mountains
Original Format:
Black and white print (photograph)
Extent:
4 3/4 x 3 3/4
Item identifier:
schenck-1909_09_img1
Created Date:
Description:
This photograph shows the Biltmore House in the mountains in the far background. "[german] Sept 5 .09 Dr Ansler Hall [] Biltmore House []"
Names:
Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.) more info on Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.) 
Location:
Biltmore (Asheville, N.C.)
Digital Project:
Manuscript Collections

Building: Biltmore Estate (Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina)

Provenance note:
George Washington Vanderbilt (heir to railroad fortune), first owner
Architectural note:
The mansion provides a preeminent example of elite architecture, decorative arts, and domestic arrangements. Guastavino provided the design for the self-supporting tiled vaults.
Historical note:
The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and as a National Historical Landmark.
Location:
Biltmore (Asheville, N.C.)
Subjects:
Historic buildings
Historic sites
National Historic Landmarks
National Register of Historic Places
Latitude, Longitude:
35.566899, -82.544711

Building: Biltmore Forest House (Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Parker, Charles N., 1885-1961 
Community:
Asheville
State:
North Carolina
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses