W. T. Blackwell and Company
Bull Durham Tobacco Factory
W.T. Blackwell & Co. Tobacco Factory, circa 1895
|Location||201 W. Pettigrew St., Durham, North Carolina|
|Area||less than one acre|
|NRHP Reference #||74001346|
|Added to NRHP||September 10, 1974|
|Designated NHL||December 22, 1977|
See Bull Durham Smoking Tobacco for the popular tobacco brand produced by W.T. Blackwell and Company.
W.T. Blackwell & Co. Tobacco, best known as the original producer of Bull Durham Tobacco was a tobacco manufacturer in Durham, North Carolina.
The W.T. Blackwell Company was started as a partnership between W.T. Blackwell and Julian S. Carr. Construction of the main factory building was completed in 1874.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.
- "W. T. Blackwell and Company Tobacco Factory". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-02-23.
- Ralph J. Christian (December 1976). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: W. T. Blackwell and Company Tobacco Factory / Bull Durham Tobacco Factory" (pdf). National Park Service. and PDF (32 KB)
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