View near E. Main at Roxboro Sts. ca. 1915


Description: View near E. Main at Roxboro Sts. ca. 1915. The old Orpheum Theatre is on the left. Beyond are the Malbourne Hotel and First Presbyterian Church. Note mule-drawn wagon at streetside on right in front of YMCA, as well as trolley tracks down center of street.

Subjects: Main Street (Durham, N.C.); Theaters; Hotel Malbourne (Durham, N.C.); Hotels -- North Carolina -- Durham -- 20th century; YMCA (Durham, N.C.); Horse-drawn vehicles.

Source: W.G. Plyler

Filename: D056


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