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Orange Factory Village, House No. 10, Old Orange Factory Road (State Route 1628), Durham, Durham County, NC



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Item Title
Orange Factory Village, House No. 10, Old Orange Factory Road (State Route 1628), Durham, Durham County, NC

Location
Old Orange Factory Road (State Route 1628), Durham, NC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NC-9-E
Building/structure dates: 1850 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1984 demolished
Significance: The Orange Factory houses, dating from the 1860s were built to accommodate employees of one of the earliest cotton mills in North Carolina. They assume historical significance as components of the mill complex and as the former nucleus of a company village.

Subjects
Houses
Labor Housing
Wooden Buildings


Related Names
Zotter, K. D., Photographer
Liggett, Annette, Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. SOUTH FRONT AND WEST SIDE
2. NORTH REAR AND EAST SIDE
3. FIRST FLOOR INTERIOR, NORTH ROOM LOOKING NORTHEAST


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