Tobacco Barn at Duke Homestead

A tobacco barn from the Duke Homestead, home and original factory of Washington Duke's tobacco firm, which grew to be the largest early-20th century tobacco company in the nation. 

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Kukso, Marina. At the Duke Homestead. Photograph. June 6, 2009.

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