Top Menu

Louis Orr Etchings

Title: Louis Orr Etchings
Inclusive Dates: 1939-1951
Extent of Materials: 9 folders and 1 large etching
Location: Cupboard #10
Description: 1. Etchings of North Carolina scenes done by Louis Orr between 1939 and 1951. Original set contained 50 etchings of which DCL has 42. Size of each etching is 13” by 16”.
2. One large etching 20” by 16.5” of the State Capitol in Raleigh.
Container List: Album I
Plate I: The West Porch – North Carolina State Capitol at Raleigh
Plate II: Orthon Plantation, Brunswick County
Plate III: “The Mirror,” Orton Plantation
Plate IV: Chowan County Court House, Edenton
Plate V: Playmaker’s Theater, North Carolina State University
Album II
Plate I: The Market, Fayetteville
Plate II: Saint Paul Episcopal Church, Edenton
Album III
Plate XI: The Louisiana House, New Bern
Plate XII: The Parish House and Chapel of the Annunciation – Christ Episcopal Church, Raleigh
Plate XIII: Wait Hall, Wake Forest College, Wake Forest
Plate XV: Eumenean Society Hall, Davidson College, Davidson
Album IV
Plate XVI: Daniel Harvey Hill Library, North Carolina State College, Raleigh
Plate XVII: New Bern Acaedmy, New Bern
Plate XVIII: Burgwin-Wright-Cornwallis House, Wilmington
Plate XIX: The Rock House, Mecklenburg County (near Charlotte)
Plate XX: The Glebe House, Bath
Album V
Album VI
Plate XXVII: U.S. Mint, Charlotte
Plate XXX: The Belo House, Winston-Salem
Album VII
Plate XXXII: Saint Thomas Episcopal Church, Bath
Plate XXXIII: Wright Brothers Memorial, Kitty Hawk
Plate XXXIV: Masonic Temple, New Bern
Album VIII
Plate XXXIX: Fort Macon, Beaufort Harbor
Plate XL: Saint Mary’s Episcopal School for Girls, Raleigh (1949)
Album IX
Plate XLIV: Orange County Court House, Hillsboro
Plate XLV: Biltmore House, Biltmore-Asheville
Album X
Plate XLVII: City Hall and Auditorium, Wilmington
Plate XLVIII: Davidson County Court House, Lexington
Large Etching: North Carolina State Capitol, Raleigh