Hinton Rowan Helper House

Also known as: Evans Place
U.S. 64 off I-40, Mocksville, North Carolina


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Hinton Rowan Helper House, the residence of Hinton Rowan Helper from 1829-49 also known as Evans Place is a house in Mocksville, Davie County, North Carolina. It is a 1 1/2-story log house sheathed in clapboard siding. It has modern rear additions. It was the home of noted author Hinton Rowan Helper, who wrote the Land of Gold (1855) and The Impending Crisis of the South (1857).

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places and declared a National Historic Landmark in 1973. - Wikipedia

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 7, 1973
Reference number
NR name
Helper, Hinton Rowan, House
Area of significance
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
Significant years
1829; 1849

Update Log 

  • February 23, 2015: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "Description" "Tag" & "Street View" and Corrected "NRHP Status" to reflect it's status as a National Historic Landmark
  • February 23, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller



Hinton Rowan Helper House
Posted November 12, 2014, by aok (7895)

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