National Register of Historic Places National Register of Historic Places
1844
Samuel F. B. Morse send first telegraph message from Washington, D. C., to Baltimore, Maryland.
Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use

NORTH CAROLINA - Johnston County

Atkinson-Smith House (added 1975 - - #75001276)
10 mi. E of Smithfield off SR 1007 , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Smith,William Alexander
Significant Year: 1850
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Benson Historic District (added 1985 - - #85001053)
Roughly bounded by E. Hill, N. Lee, E. Parish and Farmers Dr. on Main and Church Sts. , Benson
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Johnson,W.T.
Area of Significance: Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Education, Architecture, Commerce
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

Bentonville Battleground State Historic Site (added 1970 - - #70000460)
Also known as See Also:Harper House
S of Princeton, off U.S. 701 and SR 1008 , Princeton
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Boyette Slave House (added 1979 - - #79003329)
NW of Kenly on SR 2110 , Kenly
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Brooklyn Historic District (added 2000 - - #00000443)
Roughly bounded by Spring Branch Creek, S. Fifth St., S. Third St., and Lee St. , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Barbour, George
Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, Monument/Marker, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, Monument/Marker, School, Single Dwelling

Clayton Banking Company Building (added 1996 - - #96001444)
301 E. Main St. , Clayton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
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

Clayton Graded School and Clayton Grammar School-- Municipal Auditorium (added 2001 - - #01001133)
Also known as Clayton Elementary School
101 and 111 2nd St. , Clayton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hook, Charles Christian
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Clayton Historic District (added 2010 - - #10000314)
Bounded by Mulberry St, W Barnes St, Mill St, S Lombard St, Blanch St , Clayton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Ellis, George W.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Commerce, Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private , Federal
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, City Hall, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, City Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Cleveland School (added 2005 - - #05000961)
Also known as Cleveland Middle School
8968 Cleveland Rd. , Clayton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hook, Charles C., Rogers, J.P.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Downtown Smithfield Historic District (added 1993 - - #93001120)
Also known as See Also:Hood Brothers Building
S. Third and Market Sts. , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hildebrand,Miles, Rose,D.J.
Architectural Style: Other, Art Deco, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Hotel, Medical Business/Office, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Financial Institution, Specialty Store, Theater

Edgerton, Noah Edward, House (added 1982 - - #82003477)
301 W. Railroad St. , Selma
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Edgerton,Noah Edward
Significant Year: 1901, 1896
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Ellington-Ellis Farm (added 1983 - - #83001892)
SR 1004 , Clayton
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1855, 1835
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
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

Four Oaks Commercial Historic District (added 2006 - - #06000692)
100-300 blks N. Main, 100-200 blks S. Main, 100 blk S.W. Railroad, 100 blk W Wellons St. & 100 blk W. Woodall St. , Four Oaks
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Rail-Related, Restaurant, Road-Related, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Rail-Related, Restaurant, Road-Related, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Hannah's Creek Primitive Baptist Church (added 1991 - - #90002181)
NC 301 SW of jct. with NC 1171 , Benson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Harper House (added 1970 - - #70000459)
Also known as See Also:Bentonville Battleground State Historic Site
Near jct. of SR 1008 and 1188 , Harper
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Hospital, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Hastings-McKinnie House (added 1983 - - #83001893)
201 S. Pierce St. , Princeton
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1845
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hood Brothers Building (added 1986 - - #86001623)
Also known as Hood's Corner;See Also:Downtown Smithfield Historic District
100--104 S. Third St. , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rose,D.J.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Hood--Strickland House (added 1990 - - #90001310)
Also known as T.R.Hood House
415 S. 4th St. , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Byrd,C.S.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Johnston County Courthouse (added 1979 - - #79001728)
Martin and 2nd Sts , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barton,Harry
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Moore, Walter R. and Eliza Smith, House (added 2005 - - #05000379)
3919 Raleigh Rd. , Clayton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

North Smithfield Historic District (added 2000 - - #00000550)
Roughly bounded by Market, Front, North, and Seventh Sts. , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stout, John C.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Energy Facility, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Meeting Hall, Single Dwelling

Nowell-Mayerburg-Oliver House (added 1982 - - #82003478)
312 W. Anderson St. , Selma
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Atkinson,Albert
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
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

Princeton Graded School (added 2005 - - #05001139)
601-611 W. Edwards St. , Princeton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rogers, J.P.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Black, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, School
Current Function: Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Sanders-Hairr House (added 1971 - - #71000597)
S of Clayton on SR 1525 , Clayton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Shiloh Primitive Baptist Church (added 2008 - - #07001498)
9495 Brogden Rd. , Brogden
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Black
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Smith, William E., House (added 1982 - - #82003480)
Also known as The French Country Inn
309 W. Railroad St. , Selma
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Historic Person: Smith,William E.
Significant Year: 1912, 1900
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling

Smithfield Masonic Lodge (added 2007 - - #07001012)
Also known as Brooks Building
115 N. Second St. , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Library, Meeting Hall, Professional
Current Function: Work In Progress

Stallings-Carpenter House (added 1983 - - #83001894)
SR 1713 , Clayton
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Stallings,James
Significant Year: 1850
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Stevens, Everitt P., House (added 1982 - - #82003481)
SR 1003 , Selma
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

US Post Office, Former (added 1993 - - #93000315)
Also known as Federal Building
405 E. Market St. , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Professional

Union Station (added 1982 - - #82003482)
E. Railroad St. , Selma
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Griffin,A.M.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Waddell--Oliver House (added 1982 - - #82005058)
Pine Level Rd. , Selma
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Waddell,Charles B.
Architectural Style: Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Watson--Sanders House (added 2001 - - #01000015)
2810 Brogden Rd. , Smithfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Storage




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