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Orville and Wilbur Wright make first successful flights in heavier-than-air mechanically propelled airplane near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.
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NORTH CAROLINA - Wilson County

Applewhite, W. H., House (added 1986 - - #86000696)
Off NC 58 , Stantonsburg
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Aycock, Manalcus, House (added 1986 - - #86000765)
Center St. , Black Creek
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rackley,Claudius C., Aycock,Manalcus
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Barnes, Gen. Joshua, House (added 1986 - - #86000764)
W side of SR 1326 at SR 1327 , Wilson
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Barnes,Gen. Joshua
Significant Year: 1844, 1870, 1830
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Black Creek Rural Historic District (added 1986 - - #86001659)
Along NC 1628 , Black Creek
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Georgian, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Dickinson,Keziah,et al.
Significant Year: 1810, 1855, 1787
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Branch Banking (added 1978 - - #78001986)
124 W. Nash St. , Wilson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution

Broad--Kenan Streets Historic District (added 1988 - - #88002084)
Roughly bounded by Pine, Broad, Hines and Cone , Wilson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Moore,S.B.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Bullock--Dew House (added 1986 - - #86000759)
NC 581 , Sims
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Cherry Hotel (added 1982 - - #82003531)
333 E. Nash St. , Wilson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stout,Joe W., Benton,Charles Collins
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Meeting Hall, Restaurant
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Davis-Whitehead-Harriss House (added 1982 - - #82003532)
600 W. Nash St. , Wilson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lipscomb,Oswald
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

East Wilson Historic District (added 1988 - - #88000371)
Roughly bounded by E. Gold and Academy Sts., Ward Blvd., Woodard Street Ave. and Elvie St., and Railroad and Pender Sts., Wilson
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, Freeman,Nestus
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other, Queen Anne
Historic Person: Wick,Samuel
Significant Year: 1890
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Health Care, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Hospital, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Edmondson--Woodward House (added 1986 - - #86000767)
NC 58 and SR 1542 , Stantonsburg
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Edmondson,Wright
Significant Year: 1860, 1830
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Elm City Municipal Historic District (added 1986 - - #86000770)
Roughly bounded by North, Pender and Branch, Wilson, and Anderson Sts. , Elm City
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Rackley,Claudius C.
Architectural Style: Other, Early Commercial, Classical Revival
Historic Person: Howard,Judge George
Significant Year: 1873
Area of Significance: Commerce, Exploration/Settlement, Education, Transportation, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Evansdale Rural Historic District (added 1986 - - #86001661)
Along NC 1602 roughly between NC 1622 and NC 1626 , Stantonsburg
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Simms,Benjamin,et al.
Significant Year: 1850, 1870, 1840
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Langley, W. H., House (added 1986 - - #86000763)
N side of SR 1003 , Elm City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Winstead,Mr., Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Lucama Municipal Historic District (added 1986 - - #86000772)
Roughly bounded by US 301 and Railroad St., Main St., Black Creek Rd., and Goldsboro St. , Lucama
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Commerce, Transportation, Industry, Agriculture, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Lucas, Dr. H. D., House (added 1986 - - #86000771)
Center St. , Black Creek
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Old Wilson Historic District (added 1984 - - #84000736)
Also known as See Also:Rountree, Moses, House;Davis-Whitehead-Harriss Hous
Roughly bounded by Nash, N. Cone, Gold and Railroad Sts. and Maplewood Cemetery , Wilson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Moore,Solon Balias
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Warehouse

Pender, Joseph John, House (added 1986 - - #86000766)
SR 1418 and SR 1002 , Wilson
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Pender,Joseph John
Significant Year: 1840
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Rountree, Moses, House (added 1982 - - #82003533)
107 N. Rountree St. , Wilson
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lipscomb,Oswald
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Historic Person: Roundtree,Moses
Significant Year: 1890, 1920, 1869
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Scarborough, Maj. James, House (added 1982 - - #82003530)
NC 222 , Saratoga
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Scarborough,Maj. James
Significant Year: 1821
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Thompson, Alfred and Martha Jane, House and Williams Barn (added 2002 - - #02000007)
NC 1314, 0.4 mi. W of NC 58 , New Hope
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Upper Town Creek Rural Historic District (added 1986 - - #86001656)
Roughly bounded by NC 1003, NC 1411, NC 1414, and Town Creek , Wilson
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Gothic Revival, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Petway,William Davis,et al.
Significant Year: 1920, 1820
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Ward--Applewhite--Thompson House (added 1986 - - #86000695)
S side of SR 1539 , Stantonsburg
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Webb--Barron--Wells House (added 1986 - - #86000769)
E side SR 1512 , Elm City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Commerce, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Single Dwelling

West Nash Street Historic District (added 1984 - - #84001033)
West Nash St. , Wilson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Moore,Solon Balias
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry, Communications
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Williams, Olzie Whitehead, House (added 1983 - - #83004004)
SR 1332 , Wilson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Wilson Central Business-Tobacco Warehouse Historic District (added 1984 - - #84003876)
Also known as See Also:78001986;79001765;82003531
Roughly bounded by Pender, Green, Pine, S. Jackson, and Hines Sts. , Wilson
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Art Deco, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Pace,Edmund M.,et al.
Area of Significance: Economics, Education, Politics/Government, Industry, Agriculture, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Wilson County Courthouse (added 1979 - - #79001765)
Nash at Goldsboro St. , Wilson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rose,William P., Bishop,Fred A.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Woodard Family Rural Historic District (added 1986 - - #86001657)
Along US 264 , Wilson
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Woodard,William,et al.
Significant Year: 1920, 1832
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling




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