Southern Pines 1894
Southern Pines 1894

Mostly just a train shed and scattered buildings in the first ten years after the town was formed in 1884.

Bird's eye view circa 1920
Bird's eye view circa 1920

This southwest view by E.C. Eddy shows most of the business district between Pennsylvania and Connecticut Avenues.

Downtown circa 1915 by E.C. Eddy
Downtown circa 1915 by E.C. Eddy

A mule-drawn wagon moves north on Northeast Broad Street.

Southern Pines Depot
Southern Pines Depot

A permanent railway depot was built in 1898 that exists to the present. The Southern Pines-Pinehurst trolley seen here operated from 1896-1905.

The Moore County Hounds by E.C. Eddy
The Moore County Hounds by E.C. Eddy

Huntsman "roading" the hounds near the entrance to the Belvedere Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue in the late 1920s.

The Dutch Inn built 1895
The Dutch Inn built 1895

One of the many boarding houses built within the town to house the influx of tourists during the season.

1896 Gentlemen
1896 Gentlemen

Many of Southern Pines' early pioneers are featured here, including Dr. George Sadelson, Charles Tarbell, and Charles B. Grout.

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