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Wheeler, Runge, and Dickey (1905-1908)

  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Architect
NC Work Locations:
  • Cabarrus County
  • Cabarrus
  • Hickory, Catawba County
  • Catawba
  • Fayetteville, Cumberland County
  • Cumberland
  • Statesville, Iredell County
  • Iredell
  • Statesville, Iredell County
  • Iredell
  • Asheboro, Randolph County
  • Randolph
  • Monroe, Union County
  • Union
Building Types:
  • Public;
  • Religious;
  • Residential


The architectural firm was formed in 1905 in Charlotte by Oliver Duke Wheeler and Neil Runge, plus the additional partner D. Anderson Dickey. 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

E.T. Bost House (Cabarrus County)



Dates: 1905
Location: Cabarrus County
Street Address: Bost's Mill near Reed Mill Rd. and NC 200, Bost's Mill, NC
Status: Standing
  • Residential
Images Published In:
  • Peter R. Kaplan, The Historic Architecture of Cabarrus County, North Carolina (2004).

Hay Street Methodist Church (Fayetteville, Cumberland County)

Cumberland Fayetteville


Dates: 1907-1908
Location: Fayetteville, Cumberland County
Street Address: Intersection of Hay St., Old St., and Ray St., Fayetteville, NC
Status: Standing
  • Religious
Images Published In:
  • Catherine W. Bishir and Michael T. Southern, A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Eastern North Carolina (1996).

Hay Street Methodist Church

Statesville Loan and Trust (Statesville, Iredell County)

Iredell Statesville


Variant Name(s):
  • Commercial National Bank
Dates: 1905-1908
Location: Statesville, Iredell County
Street Address: 116 S. Center St., Statesville, NC
Status: Standing
  • Commercial

The Manufacturers' Record (Oct. 26, 1905) announced that Wheeler, Runge, and Dickey had drawn plans for the Statesville Loan and Trust building. Its tan brick and neoclassical details harmonize with their neighboring Iredell County Courthouse.

Statesville Loan and Trust

Randolph County Courthouse (Asheboro, Randolph County)

Randolph Asheboro


Dates: 1908-1909
Location: Asheboro, Randolph County
Street Address: 145 Worth St., Asheboro, NC
Status: Standing
  • Public
Images Published In:
  • Catherine W. Bishir and Michael T. Southern, A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Piedmont North Carolina (2003).

Randolph County Courthouse

A.L. Dearing Residence (Monroe, Union County)

Union Monroe


Dates: 1903-1905
Location: Monroe, Union County
Street Address: 108 W. Houston St., Monroe, NC
Status: Standing
  • Residential
Images Published In:
  • Mary Ann Lee, An Inventory of Historic Architecture: Monroe, N.C. (1978).

Wheeler, Runge, and Dickey's Work Locations

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