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photograph of building housing James Hayes businesses

Item

Type

still image

Date

1940s

Description

photograph of building housing James Hayes businesses; James Hayes acquired real estate holding while working for the Chatham family. He developed a multifaceted business in the Oak Grove Community in Elkin in the late 1940s. This building housed a café; a poolroom; a barbershop; a dance floor; and an apartment on the upper level.

Format

Coverage

Elkin (N.C.)
Oak Grove Community

Identifier

Elk_AAHGSSC_JHB_i001_mam