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R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium

 
 
R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 26, 2012
1. R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium Marker
Inscription. R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium were designed by Charles Barton Keen in the Neo-Classical Revival style and completed in 1923-1924. Made possible through the philanthropy of Katherine Smith Reynolds, wife of R. J. Reynolds, the complex is among the most significant high school and cultural facilities built in North Carolina during the first half of the 20th century. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1991.
 
Erected 2002 by Winston-Salem Historic Marker Program.
 
Location. 36° 6.08′ N, 80° 16′ W. Marker is in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker is on Hawthorne Rd. North, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Between Wiley Ave. & Angelo Street. Marker is in this post office area: Winston Salem NC 27101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Calvin H. Wiley School (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Children's Home (approx. mile away); Daniel Boone Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hotel Zinzendorf (approx. 0.6 miles away); Robert M. Hanes (approx. 0.6 miles away); Robert B. Glenn
R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 26, 2012
2. R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium Marker
(approx. 0.8 miles away); African-American West End Area (approx. 0.9 miles away); Salem Waterworks (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Winston-Salem.
 
Also see . . .
1. W-S Marker Program. (Submitted on January 26, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
2. W-S Marker page (PDF). (Submitted on January 26, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicCharity & Public WorkEducation
 
R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 26, 2012
3. R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium Marker
R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 26, 2012
4. R. J. Reynolds High School and Auditorium Marker
R. J. Reynolds Auditorium image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 26, 2012
5. R. J. Reynolds Auditorium
Just a snapshot of the auditorium (for now); doesn't do it justice.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 551 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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