The original 42nd Street Oyster Bar had once been a thriving restaurant. It closed in the 1970s and was replaced by the 42nd Street Tavern.
The original 42nd Street Oyster Bar had once been a thriving restaurant. It closed in the 1970s and was replaced by the 42nd Street Tavern. N&O File Photo
The original 42nd Street Oyster Bar had once been a thriving restaurant. It closed in the 1970s and was replaced by the 42nd Street Tavern. N&O File Photo

The many faces of 42nd Street Oyster Bar

April 14, 2017 5:21 PM

Past Times

About Past Times

History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.