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Home Federal Savings and Loan Building

A picture of the Home Federal Savings and Loan Building prior to its demolition in 1965. Located at the corner of Fourth and Tryon Street, the photograph was taken on April 1, 1965. This building was once the Buford Hotel.

Physical Description: negatives only

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Charlotte Street Scene

Wonderful view of North Tryon Street in the mid-1920s. Image features businesses, including the Kress and Ivey's, cars, people, and streetcars.

Physical Description: black and white

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Charlotte Celebrates Mecklenburg Declaration

View of South Tryon Street, looking north over Fourth Street toward Independence Square in 1909. The city was decorated for the May 20th celebration and the distinguished guest, President Howard Taft.

Physical Description: black and white

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Woodall & Sheppard Drugstore (Interior view)

Interior view of Woodall & Sheppard Drugstore which was located at 9 North Tryon Street at the intersection of Trade & Tryon Street. Junius P. Woodall and John W. Sheppard were the proprietors.

Physical Description: albumen print mounted on board

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Woodall & Sheppard Drugstore

 
Woodall & Sheppard Drugstore was located at 9 North Tryon Street at the intersection of Trade & Tryon Street.. Junius P. Woodall and John W. Sheppard were the proprietors.

Physical Description: albumen print mounted on board

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Waker's Drugstore & the Fisk Rubber Company

 
Walker's Drugstore and the Fisk Rubber Company occupied the building at 332 North Tryon Street. Dr. T. Arthur Walker ran the drugstore. This building stands on the corner of 8th and Tryon. 

Physical Description: albumen print mounted on board

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Atherton Mill

The Atherton Mill opened in 1893. At one time it was one of Charlotte's busiest mills employing 300 people. Located on South Boulevard, the buildings have been restored for use as lofts, businesses and restaurants. Physical Description: 4x5 negative Publisher: Unknown

Cotton Mill Workers

Cotton mill workers from the Atherton Mill. Physical Description: 4x5 negative Publisher: Unknown

Tryon Street (North)

Looking north down Tryon Street, once can see the City Hall in the distance.

Physical Description: negatives only

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