University Florist

University Florist (HM27DP)

Location: Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Orange County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 54.802', W 79° 3.29'

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A Town Heritage Site

Chapel Hill's first bakery, Hill Bakery, moved to this space in 1920. In 1946, Thell Jernigan bought the bakery, renaming it Thell's Bakery, and James H. Davis bought the University Florist in the Pick Theatre Building next door. This building was split in half and accommodated both businesses from 1953 to 1988 when Thell's Bakery closed its doors. Charles house bought University Florist in 1979 , restoring the building in 1992.
HM NumberHM27DP
Placed ByThe Chapel Hill Historical Society, Preservation Society of Chapel Hill
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Date Added Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 675515 N 3976087
Decimal Degrees35.91336667, -79.05483333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 54.802', W 79° 3.29'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 54' 48.12" N, 79° 3' 17.4" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)919
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 132 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill NC 27514, US
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