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Lincoln National Building

101 North Elm Street
Greensboro NC United States

Construction Dates
Floor Count18
Floor Area21,553 m²
Building Uses
 - office
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - art deco
 - beaux arts
 - neo-classical
 - neo-gothic
 - romanesque
 - glass
 - terra cotta
 - granite

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Roof233 ft

• Architect: Charles C. Hartmann.

• North Carolina's Tallest Building between 1923 to 1926. In early 1927, Nissen Building in Winston-Salem surpassed it. In Greensboro is surpassed by 20-story addition first known as the Jefferson-Pilot Building and later the Lincoln Financial Building, finished in 1990.

• Elements of Neo-Gothic, Neo-Romanesque, Neo-Classical, Beaux Arts and Art Deco styles are present in building.

• In National Register of Historic Places since 1976.

• Above the doorway has a bust of Thomas Jefferson, his company name gives the building name, and as representation of thrift and economy, it is found on either side of ground floor windows, Buffalo nickels.

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