VEPCO Building, Governor's Palace Site

Title

VEPCO Building, Governor's Palace Site

Subject

Block 20. Building 03.
Virginia Electric and Power Company
Power-plants
Lantern Slides - Hand-colored - 1930-1940

Description

The Virginia Electric and Power (VEPCO) Building once stood adjacent to the site of the Governor's Palace in Williamsburg, Virginia. This photo from circa 1930 shows the structure just prior to its demolition as part of the process of reconstructing the Palace complex on the site of foundations excavated during archaeological investigations.

Creator

A D Handy Co

Is Part Of

Peter Hornbeck Lantern Slides Collection, AV-2000.9, Box 2

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

HLS-105

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Original Format

Lantern Slide

Physical Dimensions

3.25 x 4 inches

Files

HLS-105.jpg

Citation

A D Handy Co, “VEPCO Building, Governor's Palace Site,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed November 17, 2018, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1161.