Greensboro, NC, c.1930-1931. Crowd gathered near intersection of E. Gaston and N. Davie Streets, c.1930. Intersection of E. Gaston & Elm Streets in the distance. Photo probably taken from News & Record building. Crowd most likely listening to radio broadcast of a sporting event played over speakers by the newspaper. From the Farrell Photo Collection, PhC.9, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, NC.
Location and speculation on event provided by Elise Allison, Assistant Archivist, Greensboro Historical Museum, 130 Summit Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27401 www.greensborohistory.org/archives/