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Wheeler, Runge, and Company (1903-1905)

Headquarters:
  • Charlotte, North Carolina
Trades:
  • Architect
NC Work Locations:
  • Jefferson, Ashe County
  • Ashe
  • Concord, Cabarrus County
  • Cabarrus
  • Lenoir, Caldwell County
  • Caldwell
  • Charlotte, Mecklenburg County
  • Mecklenburg
  • Danbury, Stokes County
  • Stokes
  • Boone, Watauga County
  • Watauga
Building Types:
  • Commercial;
  • Public

Biography

The architectural firm was formed in 1903 in Charlotte by Oliver Duke Wheeler and Neil Runge. This was one of a series of partnerships formed by Wheeler. For the firm's operation and selected building list, see the Oliver Duke Wheeler entry.

Authors: Catherine W. Bishir and Angie Clifton.

Published 2009

Building List

Ashe County Courthouse (Jefferson, Ashe County)

Ashe Jefferson

1904

Contributors:
Dates: 1904
Location: Jefferson, Ashe County
Street Address: Main St., Jefferson, NC
Status: Standing
Type:
  • Public
Images Published In:
  • Catherine W. Bishir, Michael T. Southern, and Jennifer F. Martin, A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Western North Carolina (1999).

Ashe County Courthouse

J.P. Allison Business Building (Concord, Cabarrus County)

Cabarrus Concord

1904

Contributors:
Dates: 1904
Location: Concord, Cabarrus County
Street Address: N. Union St. at Franklin Ave., Concord, NC
Status: Standing
Type:
  • Commercial
Images Published In:
  • Peter R. Kaplan, The Historic Architecture of Cabarrus County, North Carolina (2004).

Caldwell County Courthouse (Lenoir, Caldwell County)

Caldwell Lenoir

1905

Contributors:
Dates: 1905
Location: Lenoir, Caldwell County
Street Address: Main St., Lenoir, NC
Status: No longer standing
Type:
  • Public

Tompkins Tower (Charlotte, Mecklenburg County)

Mecklenburg Charlotte

1903

Contributors:
Dates: Ca. 1903
Location: Charlotte, Mecklenburg County
Street Address: S. Church St., Charlotte, NC
Status: No longer standing
Type:
  • Commercial
Images Published In:
  • Mary Norton Kratt and Mary Manning Boyer, Remembering Charlotte: Postcards from a New South City, 1905-1950 (2000).

Stokes County Courthouse (Danbury, Stokes County)

Stokes Danbury

1903

Contributors:
Dates: 1903-1904
Location: Danbury, Stokes County
Street Address: Main St., Danbury, NC
Status: Standing
Type:
  • Public
Images Published In:
  • Catherine W. Bishir and Michael T. Southern, A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Piedmont North Carolina (2003).

Stokes County Courthouse

Watauga County Courthouse (Boone, Watauga County)

Watauga Boone

1904

Contributors:
Dates: 1904
Location: Boone, Watauga County
Street Address: Courthouse Square, Boone, NC
Status: No longer standing
Type:
  • Public

Watauga County Courthouse

Wheeler, Runge, and Company's Work Locations

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