Black Businesses in Durham in 1922
by Mea Warren

Zoom in on the map using the Google Earth tools on the map itself. Click on the placemarks to learn more about the businesses featured here.

My project is a mapping of all of Durham's black businesses in 1922 based on the Negro Directory and the 1922 Durham City Directory. I'm analyzing the centers of the black community and looking for patterns based on the location of the businesses and what kinds of businesses there are.

Black Businesses Paper