Description: News & Observer Tobacco Ed. W. Duke, Sons & Co. 1896. Page 15 of this section details the growth of W. Duke, Sons & Co. through pictures of its original and turn-of-the-century factories. Clockwise from top: ca. 1896 factory, the first town factory, the second factory of Washington Duke at Duke Homestead, and the first tobacco barn at Duke Homestead.
Subjects: Tobacco industry; W. Duke, Sons and Company; Duke Homestead (Durham, N.C.); News and observer (Raleigh, N.C.).
Source: Archives & History, Neg.#N.16.6.89