Tobacco market opens


Title
Tobacco market opens
Description
Men looking at tobacco during the opening of the Greenville tobacco market. Date from negative sleeve.
Date
August 21, 1962
Original Format
negatives
Extent
5cm x 5cm
Local Identifier
0741-b28-fb-v28.b.45
Contributor(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
Rights
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Comments

Ken Creech May 18 2017

Man 2nd from right at top of page is Ben Harper, Tobacco buyer, native of Snow Hill, NC

Rick Smith Feb 01 2011

The fourth man on right is Joe Gaston of the Export Leaf Tobacco Co.

John Howard Jan 09 2011

2nd from right is the late Ben Harper of Snow Hill, NC, formerly with Liggett & Myers; 6th from right is the late Robert O. 'Bob' Fleming of Greenville, NC, formerly with Greenville Tobacco Co. / Thorpe-Greenville Export Tobacco Co.

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