Latest Explore History Event at the Duke Mansion

The ICA&A – North Carolina Chapter co-sponsored a Rosalie Reynolds Explore History! event at the Duke Mansion in Charlotte on April 22nd, 2018. The topic was “Renovating the Carolina Theater and Federal Courthouse”. Glenn Johnson, AIA, DLR Group, presented the renovation work on the Carolina Theater in Charlotte, and Victor Jones, Jr., AIA, Jenkins Peer Architects, presented the renovation work on the Federal Courthouse in Charlotte. Of rich historic significance, the Carolina Theater opened in 1927, and the original Federal Courthouse was constructed 1916. Mary Newsom of the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute moderated the event.  The event sold out quickly and attracted an audience of over 200 to the Duke Mansion.