01/04/10 42 W, 1 I - + 13 - 12 Still More Mystery History

This one's probably easy. Can you place the exact position of the photog? Picture appears courtesy of the Elizabeth Reid Murray Collection at Olivia Raney Local History library

I’m going to guess in front of Memorial Auditorium…
rfburns - 01/04/10 - 22:33

I’ll go along with rfburns and guess South St, more specifically I’d say looking up Fayetteville St years before it was converted to a pedestrian mall.
HF - 01/05/10 - 09:36

I concur. Looks like the Wake County Office Building on the left….
H2O - 01/05/10 - 14:04

Yup, looks like the Capital at the other end.
Silver - 01/05/10 - 20:57

Correctamundo. That’s Fayetteville Street looking north, and standing at the site that the Civic Center would be built. Which leads to our newest posting, just added…
Legeros - 01/05/10 - 21:17

Sweet. On a related note, when doing a Google search, it seems like every city/town in the Southeast has an “old BB&T building”.
rfburns - 01/06/10 - 10:41

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