Date Dissolved 1899 Business / Organization Type Tobacco Company Can you help?You don't need to know everything, but can you provide a description?Log in or register and you can edit this. Related People Owner Carr, Julian Shakespeare Julian Carr was born in Chapel Hill, NC Per "Durham and Her People": Over a period of about 50 years, beginning in September 1870, Julian Shakespeare Carr was one of the outstanding leaders in the development of Durham. [...] Trinity College's first endowment came from Carr, $10,000 in securities in 1887, at a time when that little college in... Read More Related buildings Old Bull Building - Blackwell's Bull Durham / American Tobacco Company The oldest building remaining in downtown Durham as of 2011, the Old Bull building remains an impressive structure after 130+ years. Its hard to overstate how impressive it must have been in the context of a still-small town full of small frame buildings. Demand was booming when John Green died and William Blackwell purchased his interest in the... Read More Add new comment Log in or register to post comments.