Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
North Carolina Chapter
American Institute of Architects
August 8, 1913
October 18, 1963
Raleigh Historic Site
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Man-Made Features. A significant historical year for this entry is 1887.
Location. 35° 46.775′ N, 78° 38.461′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is on West Morgan Street east of South McDowell Street (U.S. 401), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 W Morgan St, Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named First Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 81st or Wildcat Division (about 300 feet away); Olivia Raney Library (about 300 feet away); To the North Carolina Women of the Confederacy To Our Confederate Dead (about 400 feet away); 32 Pounder Naval Cannon (about 500 feet away); State Capitol (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raleigh.
Regarding A.I.A Tower. The Raleigh Water Tower is a historic building that was the first water tower built in Raleigh, North Carolina. Constructed in 1887, the City of Raleigh relied on the tower for 37 years until it was decommissioned in 1924. Formerly, the building was used as the headquarters for the North Carolina Chapter of the American Institute of Architects(AIA)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 22, 2016. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 10 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on March 22, 2016, by Destiny Branch of Raleigh, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.