118 W. MAIN ST.

Doyle Florists Card (Courtest Mary Andersen)

118 W. MAIN ST.

118
,
Durham
NC
Built in
1914
/ Demolished in
2015
Construction type: 
,
Local historic district: 
National Register: 
Neighborhood: 
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  • Fri, 06/07/2019 - 11:21am by gary

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118
,
Durham
NC
Built in
1914
/ Demolished in
2015
Construction type: 
,
Local historic district: 
National Register: 
Neighborhood: 
Type: 

 

One of the buildings demolished along the north side of Main Street to make way for the towering new One City Center - read more about the evolution of this lot on the page for the Brodie Duke Building which stood at 118 W. Main before the catastrophic 1914 fire.

Stores housed in this building included Van Straaten's clothing store in the postwar years.

(Courtesy Durham County Library)

Owners Harry and Julia Van Straaten had a house in Hope Valley built in the mid-1950s.

Doyle Florists Card (Courtest Mary Andersen)

03.02.2015

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