North Carolina State Capitol

Also known as: Capitol
Capitol Sq., Raleigh, North Carolina

Photos 

State Capitol

1. Historic American Buildings Survey, Archie A. Biggs, District Officer, June 30, 1937 CORNER VIEW FROM STREET.

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Street Views 

Description 

An example of Greek Revival architecture (1833-1840) in its most sophisticated form; designed by three major 19th century architects - Ithiel Town, Alexander Jackson Davis, and David Paton. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, November 6, 1973

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 26, 1970
Reference number
70000476
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Capitol
Current function
Capitol
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant years
1833; 1840

Update Log 

  • June 29, 2017: Updated by Michael Miller: Corrected "GPS Coordinates" and Added "Street Views"
  • June 29, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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