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Nash-Hooper House, 118 West Tryon Street, Hillsborough, Orange County, NC



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Item Title


Location
118 West Tryon Street, Hillsborough, NC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NC-272
Building/structure dates: 1772 initial construction
National Register Number: 71000610
Significance: The Nash-Hooper House is the only surviving home of a signer of the Declaration of Independence in North Carolina (William Hooper)....The house itself is a very good example of Piedmont architecture and has suffered few structural changes in its nearly 200 years.

Subjects
Houses
Wooden Buildings
Domestic Life


Related Names
Engstrom, Dr. Alfred G.
Hooper, William
Nash, Gen. Francis
Graham, Gov. William A.
Waters, Elizabeth Hooper
Boucher, Jack E., Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. EXTERIOR, SOUTH FRONT
2. EXTERIOR, SOUTHWEST VIEW
3. EXTERIOR, SOUTH FRONT ENTRANCE, CLOSE-UP


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