Green Street crossing.

This incredible image, shot in the 1920s, shows an African-American man on a bicycle pausing before crossing the Atlantic Coast Line Rail Road at Green Street. Wilson’s A.C.L. passenger rail station, built in 1924, is visible behind him to the left.

Here’s the spot today:

Top photo from the Interstate Commerce Commission archive courtesy of Larry Kent Neal Jr. (More specific citation would be appreciated.)

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