Tryon Toy House

Tryon Toy House (HMREN)

Location: Tryon, NC 28782 Polk County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 12.672', W 82° 14.453'

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Constructed 1925 as retail showroom and office for Tryon Toy Makers and Wood Carvers, famous craft enterprise founded by Charlotte Yale and Eleanor Vance in 1915. Designed by Tryon architect J. Foster Searles to evoke the European inspiration for distinctive style of Tryon toys and woodcraft. Eleanor Roosevelt delivered her Fourth of July speech in 1934 from the front terrace.
Placed ByTown of Tryon
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Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 12:12pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 387056 N 3897170
Decimal Degrees35.21120000, -82.24088333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 12.672', W 82° 14.453'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 12' 40.32" N, 82° 14' 27.18" W
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Area Code(s)828
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 187 N Trade St, Tryon NC 28782, US
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