WPTF Transmitter Building

Contributors:
Dates:

1940

Location:
Cary, Wake County
Street Address:

N side NC 54 E of Maynard Rd., Cary vicinity, NC

Status:

Standing

Type:

Commercial

Images Published In:

Kelly A. Lally, The Historic Architecture of Wake County, North Carolina (1994).

Note:

The modern building features a streamlined form suited to its purpose. WPTF’s initials stand for “We Protect The Family,” the motto of the station’s owner, the Durham Life Insurance Company (see Northup and O’Brien).