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Winston-Salem in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

City Hall

 
 
City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 17, 2012
1. City Hall Marker
Inscription. Completed in 1926, City Hall has been the seat of Winston-Salem's government since its construction. An integral part of Winston-Salem's downtown streetscape, City Hall was designed by the local architectural firm of Northup and O'Brien. City Hall is Winston-Salem's only example of Renaissance Revival style civic architecture. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.
 
Erected by Winston-Salem Historic Marker Program.
 
Location. 36° 5.71′ N, 80° 14.61′ W. Marker is in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right. Touch for map. 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. Former Dividing Line Between Winston and Salem (within shouting distance of this marker); Wm. Cyrus Briggs (within shouting distance of this marker); Richard Joshua Reynolds (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of First House Erected in Winston (about 500 feet away); Thomas J. Wilson (about 500 feet away); Consolidation of Winston & Salem
City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 17, 2012
2. City Hall Marker
(about 700 feet away but has been reported missing); The Honorable Willie Jones of Halifax (about 700 feet away); Winston-Salem Rotary Club (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winston-Salem.
 
Also see . . .
1. Winston-Salem Historic Marker Program. (Submitted on January 17, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
2. Winston-Salem Historic Marker Program page (PDF). (Submitted on January 17, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
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City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 17, 2012
3. City Hall Marker
City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 17, 2012
4. City Hall Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 17, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 324 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 17, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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