Alamance County, North Carolina
Directories




Burlington 1927-1928 City Directory

Graham 1927-1928 City Directory

Haw River 1927-1928 City Directory




Explanation of Abbreviations

adv - advertisement
agt - agent
al - alley
appr - apprentice
assn - association
asst - assistant
atty - attorney
ave - avenue
bds - boards
bkkpr - bookkeeper
bldg - building
bldr - builder
blk - block
blksmith - Blacksmith
brkmn - brakeman
cabtmkr - cabinetmaker
carp - carpenter
chf - chief
clk - clerk
collr - collector
comr - commissioner
com mer - commission merchant
condr - conductor
conf - confectioner
contr - contractor
cor - corner
ct - court
ctr - cutter
dep - deputy
dept - department
dlr - dealer
e - east
emp - employment
electrn - electrician
ext - extension
eng - engineer
flgmn - flagman
flr - floor
frt - freight
ftr - fitter
gen - general
gro - grocer
h - house
int rev - Internal revenue
Ins - insurance
inspr - Inspector
l - lane
lab - laborer
laund - laundress
lyr - layer
mchst - machinist
mdse - merchandise
mkr - maker
mkt - market
mldr - moulder
mnr - milliner
mfg - manufacturing
mfr - manufacturer
mgr - manager
mesgr - messenger
mstr - master
n - north
nr - near
off - office
opr - operator
paperhngr - paperhanger
passgr - passenger
photgr - photographer
phys - physician
pl - place
plasr - plasterer
plumbr - plumber
P. O. - post office
pres - president
prin - principal
prop - proprietor
(r) - rear
R M S - railroad mail service
rd - road
rms - rooms
R R - railroad
Ry - railway
s - south
sec - secretary
ship - shipping
slsmn - salesman
smstrs - seamstress
solr - solicitor
spl - special
sq - square
stenog - stenographer
stu - student
supt - superintendent
tchr - teacher
tel opr - telegraph operator
tlrs - tailoress
trav - traveling
treas - treasurer
v-pres - vice-president
w - west
whol - wholesale
wks - works




Source: Burlington, Graham, and Haw River, N.C. City Directory 1927-1928, Vol. IV,
Compiled by Ernest H. Miller, The Miller Press, Asheville, N. C.

 

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