Picture OF013



Description: Durham Public Service Co. Car Barn & Bus Garage. ca.1930. The Durham Public Service Co. not only operated Durham's transportation system, but furnished the city with ice and electricity. There was also a downtown store selling electrical appliances for the home. Duke Power Company later took over the electrical and transportation facilities. Public Service Co. of N.C. is the name now used by the distributor of natural gas for the city. Photog: Parnell

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Source: David M. Rubenstein Library at Duke University

Filename: OF013


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