Picture OE010



Description: Downtown Durham. Chapel Hill St. from Roney. ca. 1920. Photo shows lesser style of commercial architecture on lesser street. Types of businesses include a furniture store, a battery service and tire company, a transport company, etc. Note rear of old Academy of Music (center) which was removed in the early twenties for construction of the Washington Duke Hotel (since demolished). Four buildings at extreme right were at one time occupied by the Herald-Sun Papers. Photog: Parnell

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Filename: OE010


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