918 W. TRINITY AVE.

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918 W. TRINITY AVE.

918
,
Durham
NC
Built in
1925-1930
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  • Submitted by JKIMBRELL on Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 9:01am

    Horace W Kimbrell, wife Helen Mae, and child Jay E. lived there from 1933 to 1935. President of Christian Hardward Furniture.  Also, living there in 1934 and 1935 was John Allen Kimbrell, salesman Shepherd Furniture.  He was Horace Willard's nephew, son of William E. Kimbrell who owned Kimbrell's Furniture Co.

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  • Wed, 10/02/2013 - 8:33am by gary

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36° 0' 20.6532" N, 78° 54' 26.1432" W
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918
,
Durham
NC
Built in
1925-1930
Architectural style: 
Construction type: 
National Register: 
Neighborhood: 
Type: 
Use: 

 

(Durham County tax office)

(Below in italics is from the National Register listing; not verified for accuracy by this author.)

Two-story frame gambrel-roofed house which retains original sheathing of split-shingles, nine-over-one paired sash windows and slightly projecting entrance bay highlighted by twelve~light sidelights. Triangle brackets support eaves. Built late 1920s and later divided into four apartments. First occupants were Nathan Levy, a manager of M.B. Smith, Inc., jewelry store and Fred Black, an agent for the Sinclair Refining Company.

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Horace W Kimbrell, wife Helen Mae, and child Jay E. lived there from 1933 to 1935. President of Christian Hardward Furniture.  Also, living there in 1934 and 1935 was John Allen Kimbrell, salesman Shepherd Furniture.  He was Horace Willard's nephew, son of William E. Kimbrell who owned Kimbrell's Furniture Co.

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