Arcade Hotel & Dining Room

Green Book Category
Hotels
Tailors
Years Listed
1938-1941, 1947-1955
Region
Piedmont North
County
Wake

Did you know?

  •  Multiple businesses were listed at 122 E. Hargett Street in the Green Book

    • 1938-1941: Listed as “Arcade” under the “Hotels” section in Raleigh. No address provided in the Green Book listing.1
    • 1947: Listed as “Arcade--122 E. Hargett St.” under “Hotels” in Raleigh.2
    • 1948-1951: Listed as “Arcade---122 E. Hargett St.” under “Tailors” in Raleigh. There was not a “Hotels” section listed for Raleigh in the 1948-1952 editions.3
    • 1952-1955: Listed as “Arcade--122 E. Hargett St.” under “Hotels” AND “Tailors” in Raleigh.4
    • 1961-1967: Listed as “Home Eckers Hotel---122 E. Hargett Street” in Raleigh.5

 


1 Victor H. Green. The Negro Motorist Green Book (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1938), p. 14; Green, The Negro Motorist Green Book (New York: Victor Green & Company, 1939), p. 33; Green, The Negro Motorist Green Book (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1940), p. 36; Green, The Negro Motorist Green Book (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1941), p. 36.
2 Victor H. Green, The Negro Motorist Green Book: A Classified Motorist & Tourist’s Guide Covering the United States (Leonia, New Jersey: Victor H. Green & Company, 1947), p. 65.
3 Victor H. Green, The Negro Motorist Green Book: A Classified Motorist & Tourist Guide Covering the United States & Alaska (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1948), p. 63; Green, The Negro Motorist Green Book: An International Travel Guide (New York: Victor Green & Company, 1949), p. 57; Green, The Negro Motorist Green Book: An International Travel Guide (Leonia, New Jersey: Victor H. Green & Company, 1950), p. 63; Green, The Negro Motorist Green Book: An International Travel Guide, Railroad Edition (Leonia, New Jersey: Victor H. Green & Company, 1951), p. 54.
4 Victor H. Green, The Negro Travelers Green Book (Leonia, New Jersey: Victor H. Green & Company, 1952), p. 54; Green, The Negro Travelers Green Book, Airline Edition (Leonia, New Jersey: Victor H. Green & Company, 1953), p. 54; Green, The Negro Traveler’s Green Book: The Guide to Travel and Vacations (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1954), p. 53; Green, The Negro Travelers’ Green Book: The Guide to Travel and Vacations (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1955), p. 54.
5 Alma D. Green, The Travelers’ Green Book: Guide for Travel & Vacations (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1961), p. 69; Alma D. Green, Green Book: Guide for Travel and Vacations (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1962), p. 74; L. A. Waller & Melvin Tapley, Travelers’ Green Book, International Edition (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1963-1964), p. 58; L.A. Waller & Melvin Tapeley, Travelers’ Green Book, International Edition (New York: Victor H. Green & Company, 1966-1967), p. 58.

Former site of Arcade Hotel

Natalie Rodriguez, 2018

Advertisement, The Carolinian, August 24, 1946

Advertisement, The Carolinian, August 24, 1946

Arcade Hotel, 1921

Arcade Hotel, 1921

Arcade Hotel, Undated

Arcade Hotel, Undated

Advertisement, Washington School 70th Anniversary Memory Book, 1993

Advertisement, Washington School 70th Anniversary Memory Book, 1993