Morganton Downtown Historic District

E. Union, S. Green, N. & S. Sterling, King & Queen Sts., Morganton, North Carolina

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Old Burke County Courthouse

Photo taken by Michael Miller in October 2011

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 9, 1987
Reference number
87001930
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Modern Movement: Art Deco; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Law; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Courthouse; Correctional facility; Professional; Post office; Specialty store; Business
Current functions
Correctional facility; Professional; Business; Specialty store; Courthouse; Post office
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 62
Non-contributing buildings: 8

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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