701 WILLIAM VICKERS AVENUE

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701 WILLIAM VICKERS AVENUE

701
,
Durham
NC
Cross street: 
Built in
1956-1958
/ Modified in
1987
Architectural style: 
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  • Fri, 03/08/2013 - 5:13pm by gaston

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35° 59' 43.1088" N, 78° 54' 41.6736" W
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701
,
Durham
NC
Cross street: 
Built in
1956-1958
/ Modified in
1987
Architectural style: 
Construction type: 
Neighborhood: 
,
Type: 

 

701 Vickers Avenue in the foreground, circa 1970. Building entrance (on west side) now faces a cut off Vickers Ave. following Durham Freeway construction.

701 Vickers was built between 1956-1958 for the Durham Life Insurance Company, which remained in the building at least through the 1960s.

Early 1980s.

 

Forest History Society building, 1984. Front entrance on west side of building.

 

Forest History Society building, 1986.

 

Construction of building addition, 1987.

 

Construction of building addition, 1987.

 

New roof and addition to building, 1987.

 

Forest History Society building, 1988. Following renovations, the building's front entrance now faces Jackson St. (north side of building).

 

Forest History Society, 2008.

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