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1889 Business Directory

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Source: Branson’s North Carolina Business Directory, by Levi Branson, 1889)


Newspapers and Editors

Newpaper
Post Office
Published
Type
Name
Position
Charlotte Democrat Charlotte Weekly Democratic Stong & Christian Editors & Proprietors
Chronicle Charlotte Daily & Semi Weekly Democratic H.C. Jones President
H.A. Deal Secretary & Treasurer
Robert Haydn Editor & Manager
Davidson Monthly Davidson College . Literary . .
Mecklenburg Times Charlotte Weekly Alliance Jerome Dowd Editor & Proprietor
The Critic Charlotte Weekly Social C.F. King Editor
Rev. J.S. Bagwell Editor
R.B. Hunter  Associate Editor
The Evening News Charlotte Daily . Wade & Harris Editors & Proprietors


Corporations and Associations

Corporation
Post Office
Established
Name
Position
Academy of Medicine Charlotte
.
Dr. Robert Gibson President
Ada Cotton Mills Charlotte
.
John L. Brown President
J.J. Gormly Secretary & Treasurer
Alpha Cotton Mills Charlotte
.
E.K.P. Osborne  President
W.S. Mallory Secretary & Treasurer
Biddle University Charlotte
1867
Wm. F. Johnson, D.D. President
I.O.O.F. Lodge, No. 88 Charlotte
.
C.T. Walker N.G.
Chamber of Commerce Charlotte
.
J.H. Weddington President
R.N. Tiddy Secretary & Treasurer
Charlotte Water Works Charlotte
.
R.J. Brevard President
D.P. Hutchison Supertintendent
Charlotte Chronicle Publishing Co. Charlotte
Sep. 1888
Col. H.C. Jones President
Robert Haydn Editor & Manager
Charlotte Cotton Mills Charlotte
1880
R.M. Oates President
D.W. Oates Treasurer
Charlotte Gas Co. Charlotte
.
S.E. Linton Manager
Charlotte Cotton Compress Co. Charlotte
.
W.E. Edwards Supertintendent
James L. Harvey Treasurer
Commercial National Bank  Charlotte
.
J.S. Spencer President
A.G. Brenizen Cashier
D.H. Anderson Teller
Craighead Lodge No. 366 Huntersville
.
J.W. Mullen W.M.
Davidson College Davidson College
1838
Rev. J.B. Shearer President
Dixie Lodge No. 108, I.O.O. F. Charlotte
.
J.K. Purefoy N.G.
First Nation Bank Charlotte
.
R.M. Oates President
M.P. Pegram Cashier
John R. Orr Teller
Knights of Honor Davidson College
.
W.P. Williams Dictator
Thompson Orphanage Charlotte
.
Rev. E.A. Osborne  Supertintendent
Law Library Association Charlotte
.
Geo. F. Bison President
Underwriters' Association Charlotte
.
Gen. T.F. Drayton President
Knights of Honor, Lodge 2682 Huntersville
.
J.S. Sassamon Dictator
I.O.O.F, Lodge 9 Charlotte
.
Thomas Gedwell N.G.
Mechanics Perpetual Building & Loan Association Charlotte
.
S. Wittkowsky President
R.E. Cochrane Secretary & Treasurer
Mutual Building & Loan Assoc Charlotte
.
J.L. Brown President
A.G. Brenizen Secretary & Treasurer
People's Building & Loan Assoc. Charlotte
.
E.K. Osborn President
R.J. Sifford Secretary & Treasurer
The Merchants & Farmers National Bank Charlotte
.
J.H. McAden President
J.R. Holland Cashier
C.N.G. Butt Teller
Victor Cotton Mills Charlotte
.
Robert M. Oates President
David W. Oates Secretary & Treasurer


Hotels and Boarding Houses

Name 
Post Office
Occupation
Notes
Boyte, J.C. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor Mansion House
Bradshaw, C.W. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor .
Brown, _____ Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor .
Bryan, Mrs. S.C. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor .
Caldwell, Mrs. William Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor Caldwell House
Chambers, _____ Matthews Hotel Proprietor .
Cochran, Mrs. M.W. Huntersville Hotel Proprietor Cochran Hotel
Dixon, D.F. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor Dixon House
Dodge, Mrs. E.R. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor Dodge House
Eccles & Bryant Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor Central House
Fesperman, E.C. Matthews Hotel Proprietor .
Goode, J.M. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor colored
Gresham, C.C. Charlotte Hotel Proprietor Rail Road Hotel
Hunter, Mrs. C.L. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor .
Kittrell, Geo. W. Charlotte Hotel Proprietor Buford Hotel
Lafferty, Mrs. C.H. Davidson College Boarding House Proprietor .
Lockhart, Wm. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor .
Moore, ____ Charlotte Hotel Proprietor Charlotte Hotel
Query, R.L. Davidson College Boarding House Proprietor .
Roessler, J. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor .
Shannonhouse, Mrs. B.J. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor Shannonhouse House
Snider, W.F. Charlotte Boarding House Proprietor .
Williams, Rev. W.P. Davidson College Hotel Proprietor .

Lawyers

Name 
Post Office
Occupation
Notes
Bailey, W.H.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Barringer, Rufus
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Bason, G.T.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Brown, John E.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Brown, O.N.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Burwell, A.
Charlotte
Lawyer
Burwell & Walker
Bynum, W.P.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Cansler, E.T.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Clarkson, H.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Dowd, C. & W.B.
Charlotte
Lawyer
Dowd & Son
Duls, C.H.
Charlotte
Lawyer
Clarkson & Duls
Gamble, J.T.
Davidson College
Lawyer
.
Harris, Hugh W.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Jerome, T.J.
Charlotte
Lawyer
Pemberton & Jerome
Jones, H.C.
Charlotte
Lawyer
Jones & Tillett
Maxwell, Wm.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
McDowell, F.B.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Osborne, E.K.P.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Osborne, F.I.
Charlotte
Lawyer
Osborne & Maxwell
Pool, Edwin I.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Robertson, Thomas R.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Shipp, W.M. 
Charlotte
Lawyer & Judge
.
Summers, J.W.
Davidson College
Lawyer
.
Tillett, C.W.
Charlotte
Lawyer
Jones & Tillett
Vance, Z.B.
Charlotte
Lawyer & U.S. Senator
.
Walker, Platt D.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Waring, R.P.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.
Wilson, G.E.
Charlotte
Lawyer
.

Physicians

Name
Post Office
Type
Note
Alexander, C.Q.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Alexander, J.B.
Davidson College
Dentist
.
Ardrey, J.A.
Pineville
Physician
.
Barringer, P.B.
Davidson College
Physician
.
Bell, _____
Pineville
Physician
.
Bland, M.A.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Brevard, R.J.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Bruner, J.
Matthews
Physician
.
Byers, J.W.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Caldwell, J. Ed.
Huntersville
Physician
.
Dupuy, J.J.
Davidson College
Physician
.
Gaither, J.J.
Hornet
Physician
.
Gibbon, R.L. Jr
Charlotte
Physician
.
Gibbon, Robert
Charlotte
Physician
.
Graham, G.W.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Graham, Joseph
Charlotte
Physician
.
Graham, William A.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Herron, I.W.
Dixie
Physician
.
Herron, J. Mc.
Dixie
Physician
.
Hoffman, W.H.
Charlotte
Dentist
.
Hunter, M.C.
Huntersville
Physician
.
Irwin, J.R.
Alexandriana
Physician
.
Irwin, T.G.
Matthews
Physician
.
Jones, S.B.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Kell, Thomas
Pineville
Physician
.
Knox, John
Ranaleburg
Physician
.
McAden, Giles
Charlotte
Physician
.
McCombs, J.P.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Meacham, Thomas
Pineville
Physician
 
Meisenheimer, C.A.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Neal, T.C.
Derita
Physician
.
O'Donohue, D.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Pharr, William
Alexandriana
Physician
.
Register, E.C.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Rone, J.J.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Sample, E.A.
Hopewell
Dentist
.
Strong, Charles M.
Griffith
Physician
.
Strong, J.M.
Steel Creek
Physician
.
Walker, H.J.
Huntersville
Physician
.
Watson, S.B.
Matthews
Physician
.
Wilder, H.M.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Williams, J.T.
Charlotte
Physician
Colored
Wilson, J.M.
Caldwell
Physician
.
Young, Robert
Matthews
Physician
.

Manufacturers

Name 
Post Office
Occupation
Notes
Ahrens, F.W. Charlotte Builder & Contractor .
Ahrens, F.W. Charlotte Planing Mill .
Allison & Brattain Davidson College Planing Mill .
Asbury & Finger Charlotte Builder .
Asbury & Finger Charlotte Planing Mill .
Asbury & Finger Charlotte Planing Mill .
Asbury, I.O. Charlotte Builder & Contractor .
Asbury, J. Charlotte Planing Mill .
Bartlett, S.R. Charlotte Carolina Reduction Works .
Bost, C.E. Davidson College Honey-comb  .
Brookfield, John Charlotte Ready Made Clothing .
Brown, J.D. Davidson College Cotton ginning .
Brown, J.W. Charlotte Builder .
Brown, T.H. Huntersville Cotton Gin .
Brown, W.A. Davidson College Cotton ginning .
Caldwell, Frank Huntersville Blacksmith colored
Carson, C.M. Charlotte Secretary & Treasurer Carolina Spoke & Handle Factory
Carson, James H. Charlotte President Carolina Spoke & Handle Factory
Chambers, J.L. . Secretary & Superintendant .
Donaldson, Charles S. Charlotte Manager Southern Newspaper Union
Elliott & Marsh Charlotte Furniture Manufacturer 220 Eighth St.
Flaum, J. Charlotte Cigar Manufacturer .
Frazier, N.C. Huntersville Shoes .
Gaither, T.H. Charlotte Buggies & Carriages .
Harris, A. Charlotte Blacksmith .
Hawkins, J.P. Alexandriana Blacksmith .
Hawkins, Robert Alexandriana Carriage Maker .
Hawn, S. Alexandriana Shoe making .
Hirshinger, J. Charlotte Dixie Pants Factory E. Trade St. J. Hirshinger & Co.
Holler & Darby Huntersville Wagons .
Holt, William Charlotte Shoe making .
Horton, J.C. Davidson College Boots & Shoe Maker .
Hutchinson, A.C. & Co. Charlotte Buggies & Carriages .
James, R. Davidson College Boots & Shoe Maker .
Jamison, S. Davidson College Boots & Shoe Maker .
Johnson & Elliott Charlotte Marble Works .
Johnson, J.M. Davidson College Cabinet Maker & Undertaker .
Jones & Lockwood Charlotte Knitting Mill .
Latta, E.D. Charlotte Charlotte Clothing Mfg. Co. .
Lawing, G.A. Charlotte Builder & Contractor .
Liddell & Co. Charlotte Cotton Gin & Presses .
Liddell, W.L. . President Liddell Company
Long, D.A. Charlotte Builder   .
Martin, E.L. Charlotte Cigar Manufacturer .
Maxwell, P.O. Davidson College Wagons .
McDowell, F.B. . Vice-President Liddell Company
McKane, P. Charlotte Boots & Shoe Maker .
Morse, R.H. & Son Charlotte Marble & Granite Works .
Oates, D.W. Charlotte Treasurer Cotton Mills
Oates, R.M. Charlotte President Cotton Mills
Oliver, Fred Charlotte President & Treasurer Oil & Fertilizer Co.
Osborne, P.A. Charlotte Harnesses .
Ozment, J.J. Charlotte Cabinet Maker .
Ramsom & Bro. Huntersville Cotton Gin .
Ritch, C.W. Huntersville Wagons .
Rudisill, J. Charlotte Builder & Contractor .
Sassamon & Bro Huntersville Machine Shop .
Sassamon, J.S. & Bro. Huntersville Cotton Gin .
Savage, N.L. Charlotte Blacksmith .
Shannonhouse, J.G. Charlotte Buggies & Carriages .
Shaw, W.E. Charlotte Saddles & Harness W.E. Shaw & Co
Sing, W.A. Charlotte Builder .
Spencer, J.H. Pineville Wheelwright .
Stauffer, M.A. Charlotte Builder & Contractor .
Strickalnd, S.G. Charlotte City Rock Quarry .
Tatum, H.W. Charlotte Blacksmith .
Taylor, Mack Charlotte Boots & Shoe Maker colored
Tiddy & Bro Charlotte Paper boxes and Paper .
Tompkins, D.A. Charlotte Consulting & contracting Engineers The D.A. Tompkins Co. S. College & Fourth St.
Voler, C. Charlotte Soda Water C. Voler & Co
Weam, W.S. Charlotte Buggies & Carriages .
West, C. Charlotte Soda Water .
Wheeler, C.P. Charlotte Charlotte Paint & Oil House 16 E. Trade Street
Wilkes, J. Frank Charlotte Superintendent Mecklenburg Iron Works
Wilkes, John Charlotte Manager Mecklenburg Iron Works
Willman, A.R. Charlotte Gunsmith .
Wilson, Dr. J.M. Davidson College Cotton ginning .

Merchants and Tradesmen

Name 
Post Office
Occupation
Notes
Abernathy, W.M.
Derita
General Store
.
Alexander  & Flenniken
Sharon
General Store
.
Alexander & Bixby
Charlotte
Saloon
.
Alexander, J.M.
Charlotte
Manager
Piedmont Wagon Repository, 51 S. College St.
Alexander, R.B.
Charlotte
General Store
R.B. Alexander & Co.
Alexander, R.D.
Cowan's Ford
General Store
.
Alexander, T.L.
Charlotte
Dry Goods
T.L. Alexander & Co.
Alison, James
Davidson College
General Store
.
Andrews & Co.
Charlotte
Undertakers
.
Andrews, E.M.
Charlotte
Pianos, Organs, Furniture & Undertaking
W. Trade St.
Ardrey, J.A.
Pineville
General Store
.
Arndt, Rudolph
Charlotte
Saloon
.
Austin, J.D.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Austin, W.L.
Sardis
General Store
.
Baker, Prof. Wm.
Charlotte
Musical Instruments
Y.M.C.A Building
Barnett, W.M.
Charlotte
General Store
Culpepper & Barnett
Blakely, Mullen & Co.
Huntersville
General Store
.
Blakey, R.E.
Charlotte
Job Printing, Paper and Ptg. Materials
207 E. Trade St.
Bradshaw, Col.
Charlotte
Gen. Agt. Sewg. Machines
.
Bryce, Anthony
Charlotte
Coal & Ice
.
Carr, F.M.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Cashion, A.B.
Croft
General Store
.
Choat, J.L.
Huntersville
General Store
J.L. Choat & Co
Christianburg, M.W.
Croft
General Store
.
Cochrane, R.B.
Monteith
General Store
R.B. Cochrane & Son
Cochrane, R.E.
Charlotte
Insurance and Real Estate Agent
32 S. Tryon St.
Collins & Freeman
Dixie
General Store
.
Crawford, M.W.
Davidson College
General Store
.
Culpepper, R.
Charlotte
General Store
Culpepper & Barnett
Cuningham, _____
Charlotte
General Store
Cuningham & Co.
Davidson & Griffith
Charlotte
Livery Stables
E. Trade St.
Davidson, John
Charlotte
Tin Shop
Colored
Davis Y McConnell
Huntersville
General Store
.
Davis, E.M.
Charlotte
Racket Store
E.M. Davis & Co
Davis, J.L.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
DeCamp, E.H.
Charlotte
Job Printer
S. Trade St. under 1st National Bank
Derr, A.J.
Cowan's Ford
General Store
.
Dixon & Woodruff
Croft
General Store
.
Dixon, C.A.
Charlotte
Clothing
C.A. Dixon & Co.
Dove, J.M.
Caldwell's
General Store
.
Duls, N.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Duncan, J.A.
Matthews
General Store
.
Dupey, J.J.
Davidson College
General Store
.
Durham, F.R.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Eccles & Bryan
Charlotte
Cigar Store
.
Eddins & Gresham
Charlotte
Books and Stationary
.
Eddins, W.J.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Edwards, H.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Elias & Cohen
Charlotte
Com. Merchants & Dry Goods
.
Elliott, S.J.
Charlotte
General Store
S.J. Elliott & Co.
Ennis, W.A.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Ervin, T.G.
Matthews
General Store
.
Etheridge, C.M.
Charlotte
Life and Fire Insurance Agent
4 N. Tryon St.
Etheridge, G.J.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Farrior, John
Charlotte
Jeweler
.
Field Bros
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Finch & Alexander
Charlotte
Toll Ferry
.
Flow, D.W.
Clear Creek
General Store
.
Flow, R.N.
Charlotte
Clerk Singer Office
.
Friday, W.J.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Funderburk, _____
Charlotte
General Store
.
Garibaldi, J.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Garibaldi, Thos.
Charlotte
Slate and Tinware
.
Gibson, W.W.
Sandifer
General Store
.
Gilreath & Co.
Charlotte
Boots & Shoes
.
Gray, Nat
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Gray, R.S.
Charlotte
Boots & Shoes
.
Gresham & Gresham
Charlotte
China
.
Gresham, J.H.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Grier & Jordan
Matthews
General Store
.
Grier, J.S.
Davenport
General Store
.
Griffith, S.E.
Griffith
General Store
Griffith, W.A. & S.E.
Griffith, W.A. 
Griffith
General Store
Griffith, W.A. & S.E.
Gryder, J.L.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Hales & Tolar
Charlotte
Jeweler
.
Hammond & Justice
Charlotte
Hardware
.
Hand, A.J.
Charlotte
Canvasser Singer Office
.
Hannon, J.C.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Hardin, J.L.
Charlotte
Com. Merchant 
.
Harris, W.B.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Harrison, James
Charlotte
Dry Goods
James Harrison & Co.
Harry, D.R.
Charlotte
Com. Merchant
.
Hartis, W.H.
Hornet
General Store
.
Hayes, J.R.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Heath & Reid
Matthews
General Store
.
Henderson, W.M.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Herst Printing Co.
Charlotte
Job Printers & Publishers
212 E. Trade St.
Hilton, R.L.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Hirshinger, J.
Charlotte
Wholesale Dry Goods
J. Hirshinger & Co. E. Trade St.
Hirst, Miles
Charlotte
Printer Supplies & Job Printer
.
Holbrooks, J.M.
Huntersville
Livery Stables
.
Holder, R.E.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Hollobaugh, D.S.
Charlotte
Grocer
D.S. Hollobaugh & Co.
Hollobaugh, G.M.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Holton, C.S.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Hood, J.G.
Davidson College
General Store
.
Hoover, J.W.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Hough, Z.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Houghton, Thos.
Charlotte
Gen. Fire, Life & Accident Ins. Agent
4 N. Tryon St.
Houston, S.F.
Charlotte
Agent
Smith Sons' Gin & Machine Co. 45 S. College St.
Houston, W.M.
Martinsdale
General Store
W.M. Houston & Co.
Howell, S.M.
Charlotte
Baker and Confectioner
.
Hutchinson, Dr. E. Nye
Charlotte
Fire Insurance Agent
4 N. Tryon St.
Irwin, H.C.
Charlotte
Grocer
H.C. Irwin & Co
Johnson Bros
Charlotte
Wholesale & Retail Grocers
.
Johnson, G.S.
Charlotte
Manager
Talbott & Sons, 43 W. College St.
Jordan, R.H.
Charlotte
Drugs
R.H. Jordan & Co.
Kaufman, W.
Charlotte
Clothiers
W. Kaufman & Co.
Kidd, L.R.
Cowan's Ford
General Store
.
Kidd, W.B.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Kirkpatrick, J.M.
Griffith
General Store
.
Lamonds & Hunter
Monteith
General Store
.
Lawing, G.A.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Lindy, J.
Charlotte
Dry Goods
.
Link, H.G.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Littlejohn, R.N.
Charlotte
Com. Merchant
.
Long & Bros.
Charlotte
Wholesale and Retail Grocers
.
Long, H.A.
Charlotte
Grocer
Colored
Long, W.M.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Louthin, L.W.
Ranaleburg
General Store
L.W. Louthin & Co.
Maguire, J.T.
Ranaleburg
Toll Ferry
.
Martin, E.L.
Charlotte
Cigars and Tobacco
.
Maxwell, D.G.
Charlotte
U.S. Commissioner & J.P
30 W. Trade St.
mayer & Co.
Charlotte
Boots & Shoes
.
Mayer & Ross
Charlotte
Wholesale and Retail Grocers
.
McAden, J.H.
Charlotte
Drugs
.
McCall & Ray
Sharon
General Store
.
McCauseland, J.N.
Charlotte
Slate and Tin Roofer
.
McCombs, J.W.
Charlotte
Com. Merchant
.
McConnell, J.G.
Derita
General Store
.
McCorkle, J.M.
Charlotte
Cigar and Saloon
.
McDuffie, N.J.
Charlotte
Manager
Singer Sewing Machine Co. 8 N. Tryon St.
McGill, T.R.
Charlotte
Wholesale & Retail Grocers
.
McGinn, G.H.
Charlotte
Grocer
G.H. McGinn & Co.
McGinnis, E.D.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
McKinzie, Wm.
Charlotte
General Store
.
McLaughlin, J.B.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
McLondon, L.M.
Matthews
General Store
.
McMillan, J.A.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
McNinch, F.A.
Charlotte
General Store
Agent
Meacham, T.B.
Pineville
Drugs
.
Miller, J.W.
Charlotte
Manager
Armour Packing co.
Miller, W.H.
Charlotte
Asst. Superintendent
Live Insurance Co. of Va. Industrial Branch
Miller, W.J.
Mint Hill
General Store
W.J. Miller & Co
Missenheimer, L.A.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Mitchell, J.T.
Lodo
Keeper of Walker's Ferry
.
Monies, J.T.
Charlotte
City Collector Singer Office
.
Moore, Richard
Charlotte
Hardware
.
Morris, J.W.
Hoods
General Store
.
Mullen, J.W.
Huntersville
Job Printing 
.
Mullen, W.N.
Charlotte
Grocer & Hornets Nest Liniment
.
Myers, B.S.
Charlotte
Com. Merchant
.
Nash, Fred
Charlotte
City Clerk and Insurance Agent
301 N. Tryon St.
Nathan, H.M.
Charlotte
Clothier 
.
Neal, S.R.
Davidson College
General Store
.
Newcomb, S. & G.
Charlotte
Millinery
.
Nichols, B.
Charlotte
Furniture
.
Northey, J.D.
Charlotte
Grocers
.
Ochler, D.M.
Caldwell's
General Store
.
Orders, J.Y.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Oxenham, W.H.
Charlotte
Plumber & Steam & Gas Fittings
.
Parker, W.T.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Parks, T.O.
Pineville
General Store
.
Pegram, W.M.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Pegram. M.P. Jr.
Charlotte
Gents' Furnishings
.
Perry, L.P.
Charlotte
Livery Stables
Colored
Pharr & Long
Charlotte
Wholesale & Retail Clothiers
42 S. Tryon St.
Prather, W.N.
Charlotte
Baker  
.
Query, Mrs. P. 
Charlotte
Millinery
P. Query & Co.
Ranking, A.E.
Charlotte
Boots & Shoes
A.E. Ranking & Bro.
Reid, G.S.
Charlotte
China
G.S. Reid & Co.
Rhyne & Bro
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Ridge, S.N.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Rigler, D.M.
Charlotte
Baker
.
Rivers, Anthony
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Rodman, Heath & Nevins
Pineville
General Store
.
Ross & Adams
Charlotte
Books and Stationary and Nes Stk
.
Ross, J.D.
Charlotte
Saloon
J.D. Ross & Co
Rozzell, Mrs. E.M.
Mt. Island
Toll Ferry
.
Schieff & Co.
Charlotte
Wholesale and Retail Grocers
.
Schofield, S.C.
Davidson College
General Store
.
Scott, C.
Charlotte
Wholesale and Retail Grocers
.
Seigle, T.L.
Charlotte
Dry Goods
T.L. Seigle & Co. 11 W. Trade St.
Shafer, J.S.
Charlotte
Canvasser & Collector Singer Office
.
Shannonhouse, J.G.
Charlotte
Agl. Imps.
J.G. Shannonhouse & Co.
Shaw, W.E.
Charlotte
Wholesale & Retail Saddles & Harness
W.E. Shaw & Co.
Shuman, J.J.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Sims, J.M.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Sloan, J.L.
Davidson College
General Store
J.L. Sloan & Son
Smith & Durham
Charlotte
Wholesale Grocers
.
Smith, W.L.
Derita
General Store
.
Snider & Simmons
Charlotte
Saloon
.
Southern Chemical Co.
Charlotte
Drugs
.
Springs, E.B.
Charlotte
Wholesale and Retail Grocers
.
Springs, J.C.
Charlotte
Saloon
.
Steele, J.F.
Huntersville
Postmaster
.
Stough, Cometius & Co
Davidson College
General Store
.
Summerville, A.C.
Charlotte
Lumber
.
Talifaro, W.R.
Charlotte
Com. Merchant
.
Taylor, J.P.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Taylor, W.B.
Charlotte
Cigars and Confections
.
Taylor, W.B.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Thomas, J.O.
Charlotte
Bookkeeper
.
Thompkins, D.A.
Charlotte
Com. Merchant
D.A. Thompkins & Co.
Thorn, W.R.
Charlotte
General Store
.
Todd & Co.
Dixie
General Store
.
Tompson, J.N.
Davidson College
General Store
.
Valer, C.
Charlotte
Wholesale and Retail Soda Water
C. Valer & Co.
Van Landingham, John
Charlotte
Grain, Com. Merchant & Cotton Buyer
.
Vita, A.
Charlotte
confections
.
Vogler, J.A.
Charlotte
Job Printer
25 Trade St. (Upstairs)
Wadsworth, J.W.
Charlotte
Livery and Sale Stables
N. Tryon St.
Walker, C.A.
Huntersville
Drugs
.
Walker, I.J.
Charlotte
Wholesale and Retail Grocers
I.J. Walker & Co.
Walker, L.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Walker, Thomas
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Wallace & Co.
Huntersville
General Store
.
Ward, W.W.
Charlotte
Grain and Com. Merchant
W.W. Ward & Co.
Warren, S.J.
Charlotte
Mineral Expert
.
Washington, John
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Wearn, W.H.
Charlotte
Drugs
W.H. Wearn & Co.
West, C.C.
Charlotte
Saloon
.
West, G.
Charlotte
Soda Water
.
White, R.M.
Charlotte
Wholesale & Retail Grocers and Cotton Buyers
White, W.M.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Williams, J.A.
Paw Creek
General Store
.
Willis, J.H.
Charlotte
Restaurant & Confections
.
Willman, A.R.
Charlotte
Gun and Locksmith
.
Wilson Drug Co.
Charlotte
Wholesale Drugs
Trade St.
Wilson Drug Co.
Charlotte
Wholesale and Retail Drugs
E. Trade St.
Withers, J.T.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Wittkowsky, S.W.
Charlotte
Wholesale Dry Goods
W. Trade St.
Yondle, M.M.
Pineville
General Store
M.M. Yondle & Co.
Young, & Rhyne
Charlotte
Grocers
.
Young, E.F.
Charlotte
Wholesale Provisions and Grain
E.F. Young & Co., E. Trade St.
Young, J.B.
Charlotte
Grocer
.
Younts & Sons & Co
Pineville
General Store
.

Mill Proprietors

Name 
Post Office
Occupation
Notes
Alexander, Dr. J.B.
Davidson College
Steam, Corn, Saw & Gin Mill
.
Alexander, W.D.
Alexandriana
Corn & Flour Mill
.
Allison & Bratton 
Davidson College
Steam Corn Mill
.
Baker, J.R.
Charlotte
Corn & Flour Mill
.
Beatty, _____
Paw Creek
Corn & Flour Mill
.
Brown & Hovis
Charlotte
Corn & Flour Mill
.
Brown, W.
Davidson College
Steam, Corn, Saw & Gin Mill
.
Caldwell, Wm
Alexandriana
Corn & Flour Mill
.
Cochran & Alexander
Monteith
Saw Mill
J.R. Baker's Estate
Cochran, R.B.
Monteith
Corn & Flour Mill
.
Culp & Culp
Pineville
Saw Mill
.
Dove, J.M.
Caldwell
Steam, Corn, Saw & Gin Mill
.
Funderburk & Co
Matthews
Saw Mill
.
Garabaldi, J.
Charlotte
Corn Mill
.
Henderson, Robert
Mint Hill
Steam Corn Mill
.
Hilton & Erwin
Charlotte
Corn & Flour Mill
.
Hilton, S.H.
Charlotte
Saw Mill
.
McKnight, R.W.
Charlotte
Corn & Flour Mill
.
McKoy, L.C.
Huntersville
Saw Mill
.
Mellow & Graham
Davidson College
Corn & Flour Mill
.
Morris, J.B.
Hoods
Steam Corn Mill
.
Rea, D.J.
Pineville
Saw & Flour Mill
.
Rumple & Robinson
Derita
Saw Mill
.
Sassamon Bros
Huntersville
Corn and Saw Mill
.
Wallace, R.B.
Charlotte
Steam Corn Mill
.
Whitley, R.D.
Hopewell
Flour Mill
.
Whitley, R.D.
Hopewell
Saw Mill
.
Williamson, J.B.
Matthews
Steam Flour Mill
.


Mines

Mine
Post Office
Type
Name
Notes
Alexander Mine
Charlotte
Gold
McCombs, J.P.
.
Arlington Mine
Charlotte
Gold
.
.
Black Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Wadsworth, J.W.
.
Cathey Mine
Charlotte
Copper & Gold
Frost, W.H.
Charleston, S.C.
Chapman Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Chapman, R.P.
.
Clark Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Carson, J.H.
.
Dunn Mine
Charlotte
Copper & Gold
Wallbridge, H.D.
Washington DC
Dunn Mine
Charlotte
Copper & Gold
Hovey, G.W.
Manager
Elliott Mine
Charlotte
Copper & Gold
Elliott, J.A.
Manager
Ferris Mine
Charlotte
Gold
McCombs, Dr. J.P.
.
Green C. Cathey Mine
Charlotte
Copper & Gold
Cathey, Green C.
.
Grier Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Carson, J.H.
.
Henderson Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Rollins, C.A.
Superintendent
Hopewell
Charlotte
Copper & Gold
Colin, M.
Baltimore, MD
Hunter Mine
Huntersville
Gold
Hunter, A.H.
Manager
Icyhour Mine
Charlotte
Gold
.
.
McGinn Mine
Charlotte
Copper & Gold
.
.
Means Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Fetherolf, Dr.
Tamaqua, PA
Paint Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Clark, H.W.
Superintendent
Ray Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Lewis, Wm.
Baltimore & NC Gold Mining Co.
Rea Mine
Charlotte
Gold
.
.
Rudisil Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Carson, J.H.
Manager
Capps Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Wilkes, John
.
St. Catharine Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Pitcher, G.W.
.
Taylor Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Hilton, S.H.
.
Trotter Mine
Charlotte
Gold
Wallbridge, H.D.
Washington DC

Physicians

Name
Post Office
Type
Note
Alexander, C.Q.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Alexander, J.B.
Davidson College
Dentist
.
Ardrey, J.A.
Pineville
Physician
.
Barringer, P.B.
Davidson College
Physician
.
Bell, _____
Pineville
Physician
.
Bland, M.A.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Brevard, R.J.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Bruner, J.
Matthews
Physician
.
Byers, J.W.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Caldwell, J. Ed.
Huntersville
Physician
.
Dupuy, J.J.
Davidson College
Physician
.
Gaither, J.J.
Hornet
Physician
.
Gibbon, R.L. Jr
Charlotte
Physician
.
Gibbon, Robert
Charlotte
Physician
.
Graham, G.W.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Graham, Joseph
Charlotte
Physician
.
Graham, William A.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Herron, I.W.
Dixie
Physician
.
Herron, J. Mc.
Dixie
Physician
.
Hoffman, W.H.
Charlotte
Dentist
.
Hunter, M.C.
Huntersville
Physician
.
Irwin, J.R.
Alexandriana
Physician
.
Irwin, T.G.
Matthews
Physician
.
Jones, S.B.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Kell, Thomas
Pineville
Physician
.
Knox, John
Ranaleburg
Physician
.
McAden, Giles
Charlotte
Physician
.
McCombs, J.P.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Meacham, Thomas
Pineville
Physician
 
Meisenheimer, C.A.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Neal, T.C.
Derita
Physician
.
O'Donohue, D.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Pharr, William
Alexandriana
Physician
.
Register, E.C.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Rone, J.J.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Sample, E.A.
Hopewell
Dentist
.
Strong, Charles M.
Griffith
Physician
.
Strong, J.M.
Steel Creek
Physician
.
Walker, H.J.
Huntersville
Physician
.
Watson, S.B.
Matthews
Physician
.
Wilder, H.M.
Charlotte
Physician
.
Williams, J.T.
Charlotte
Physician
Colored
Wilson, J.M.
Caldwell
Physician
.
Young, Robert
Matthews
Physician
.




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