(Below in italics is from the 2004 East Durham National Register listing; not verified for accuracy by this author.)
A. Cleveland Marshall House. Pyramidal cottage with 12-over-1 sash windows, a door with sidelights, a front gable, and a wraparound porch with replacement metal posts. The side porch area has been enclosed. The house is sited on a large corner lot. 1930-1940 CDs: A. Cleveland Marshall owner/occupant (conductor, Southem Railway system).
What is now called the Southern Railway system is the merging and/or reorganization of over 100 southern passenger and freight lines and companies. Mr. Marshall may have worked out of Union Station or perhaps the Norfolk Southern Railroad Station?