Black business, 1908.

African-American Business Owners Listed in



Austin James, 503 e Nash

Barnes S W, 123 s Goldsboro

Blount Jno, 422 Pender

Hines Wm, 119 s Tarboro

Holden Henry C, Branch Banking Co’s Bldg

Jones Levi, 105 n Goldsboro

Neal A N, 109 e Nash

Renfrow Richard, 126 s Goldsboro

Tate & Hines, New Briggs Hotel

Wheeler Sidney, 113 e Barnes

Bicycle Dealers and Repairers

Darden C H & Son, 611 e Nash

Billiard and Pool Rooms

Matthews Pool Room, 510 e Nash

Blacksmiths and Wheelwrights

Hargrove Wm, 206 s Goldsboro

Smith James E, 214 e Tarboro

Wells Chas M, 231 s Tarboro

Young I J, 213 s Goldsboro


Coppedge James G (Baptist), 113 Manchester

Davis Frederick M (Baptist), 618 e Green

King Nicholas D (Methodist), 122 Pender

Neil H H (Baptist), h Suggs nr Manchester

Perry Robert N (Episcopal), Lodge nr Bank

Sturdiway Wyatt (Methodist), 114 Manchester

Taylor Halley J (Presbyterian), 613 Viola

Clothing Dealers

Gunn Anna (second hand), 514 s Lodge

Contractors, Carpenters and Builders

Teachy James T, 610 e Green


Batts Amos, 203 s Railroad

Best William, 114 Manchester

Hilliard William, 700 s Tarboro

Johnson Thos, 320 s Lodge

Washington Aaron, Walnut nr Lodge

Watson James, w Nash extd

Williams Dorsey, 147 East


Brinkley Nannie, 135 Ashe

Clarke Catharine, 607 e Green

Jordan Gertrude, 139 Ashe

Moore Gladys, 313 Mercer


Ideal Pharmacy, 109 s Goldsboro

Eating Houses

Best Annie, 121 s Goldsboro

Brandon Moses, 127 s Goldsboro

Teachey J Thomas, 214 s Goldsboro

Wheeler Sidney, 113 e Barnes

Whittaker Isaac, 101 Smith

Fish and Oysters

Dawson A D, City Market

Funeral Directors

Darden C H & Son, 611 e Nash

Grocers — Retail

Allen Wm, 412 s Goldsboro

Batts Amos, 203 s Railroad

Best Oscar, Nash nr Bynum

Brown James, Stantonsburg rd nr city limits

Bullock Jno, 330 s Lodge

Gunn Daniel, 512 ½ s Lodge

Home Supply Co (Inc), 540 e Nash

Miller Lou, Elba nr Green

Miller & Lewis, 649 e Green

Moore Lee A, 522 e Nash

Palmer Ella, Lodge cor Bank

Tucker Jacob, 416 s Spring

Wells Jack, Jones cor Lodge


Masonic, Pender cor Smith


Orange, 517 e Nash

Tate Hotel, 526 e Nash

Insurance Companies — Accident

North Carolina Mutual & Provident Association of Durham, 526 e Nash

Insurance Companies — Beneficial

Lincoln Benefit Society, 526 e Nash

Livery, Boarding and Sale Stables

Akins Jno, 125 e Goldsboro

Bullock Wm, 304 e Barnes

Hardy & Holland, 112 e Goldsboro

Winstead B R, 129 s Goldsboro

Mineral Waters

Darden Chas H & Son, 613 e Nash

Hargrove E S, 411 e Nash


Brinkley Charlotte, 135 Ashe

Farmer Argent, 118 Manchester


Hargrave Wm H, Carolina Office Bldg

Schools and Colleges

Whitted Charlotte A E, Green cor Pender


Burnette Wm E, 420 e Nash

Moore Starton, 526 e Nash

Words Fleming, 407 e Nash

Veterinary Surgeons

Reid Elijah L, 650 Viola

Well Drillers

Joyner Kenton, h 408 n Pine


Hill’s Wilson, N.C., City Directory, 1908-1909.


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