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Student anti-war demonstration at Capitol

North Carolina State Capitol (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Title:
Student anti-war demonstration at Capitol
Subjects:
College students
Musicians
Anti-war demonstrations
Signs and signboards
Item identifier:
ua023_025-004-bx0006-005-028
Description:
From film strip envelope: the Technician, the student newspaper of North Carolina State University
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Photographs
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Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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Street:
1 East Edenton St., Union Square
Community:
Raleigh
State:
NC
Zip:
27601
Architectural note:
The structure is one of North Carolina's finest and best preserved Greek Revival public buildings. A sequence of architects were involved in the project. Nichols functioned only in the capacity of architect on this project In 1970, a marble replica of the Canova Washington was added. The building was restored to its orginal paint colors and granitizing in the 1990s.
Historical note:
The capitol grounds contain several memorials to wars and political figures erected through twentieth century. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, as a North Carolina Historic Site, and as a National Historical Landmark.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Capitols
Public buildings
Historic sites
Memorials
Greek revival (Architecture)
Marble
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Politicians
Granite
National Register of Historic Places
National Historic Landmarks
Historic buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
35.781257, -78.63894

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