Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home

>

North Carolina

>

Henderson vicinity

>

Ashland Plantation House, Satterwhite Road, Henderson, Vance County, NC



Data Pages


Drawings


Supplemental Material


Item Title


Location
Satterwhite Road, Henderson vicinity, NC

Find maps of Henderson, NC


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NC-213
Building/structure dates: 1740 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1820 subsequent work
Significance: Ashland, oldest home in Vance County, was built in 1740 by Samuel Henderson, farmer, miller, and on-time high sheriff of Granville County, who named his home for its location atop a knoll in a large ash grove. A famous occupant was Samuel Henderson's son Richard (1735-1785), who spent his boyhood at Ashland and later became a judge of the Crown under Colonial Governor William Tryon...

Subjects
Farming
Slavery
Wooden Buildings


Related Names
Henderson, Judge. Samuel
Henderson, Richard
Henderson, Archibald
Bullock, Richard
White, Adolphus Eugene
White, Henry
Brown, Eugene Wilson, Delineator


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents


Back to Henderson vicinity, North Carolina