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Catalog Number 2011.22.472
Title Lots for Sale Chesapeake City
Credit line Courtesy of Ann Chambers Mennell, in memory of Girard Chambers, Jr.
Collection Girard Chambers, Jr. Collection
Object Type Map
Date 1884
Description/Scope & Content Advertisement, titled "Valuable Lots in Chesapeake City For Sale." Also reads, "Size, Price and Location, See Diagram," and "These valuable lots are offered for the next 30 days. For terms apply to R. M. Booker." Located in the Phoebus district including Howard Street, Hope Street, Mallory Street, and Armistead Street (currently Downes Street). Also includes a structure labeled "Lancer's Hotel" (Chesapeake Hotel?). The advertisement was printed by Normal School Steam Press Print. Dated October 1, 1884.
People Booker, Richard Marshall, Sr. ("Dick")
Topics Hampton University/Institute/Normal School
Place Names Structure--Chesapeake Hotel
Site--Hampton University
To view above Place Names on map, open map in new window and click on place name in the list at left.