Craven County Digital History Exhibit

New Bern National Cemetery
Superintendent's House

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Title: New Bern National Cemetery Superintendent's House

Creator: Reed, William Garrison

Subject: New Bern (N.C.)
                National cemeteries--North Carolina--New Bern         

Description: Image of the superintendent's house at New Bern National Cemetery. According to architectural historian Peter Sandbeck, this Second Empire style lodge was built in 1870 from Craven County marl and was demolished in 1916 (Sandbeck, Architectural History of New Bern and Craven County, pp. 446-447).

Date: October 1884

Type: Image

Format: 7-13/16x6 inches (199x150 mm)

Identifier: XXV.10

Source: Donated by William Garrison Reed, 1926.

Relation: One image from a collection of 48 images in a photo album.

Coverage: New Bern (N.C.)

Rights: Permission to use this photograph must be obtained from the New Bern-Craven County Public Library, 400 Johnson Street, New Bern, NC 28560. Must cite as: William Garrison Reed Photo Album, New Bern-Craven County Public Library.


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Images scanned and text prepared by Victor T. Jones, Jr.

This page last edited on 19 Aug 09.

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