Time Reopened: The Original Washington Duke Hotel's Time Capsule


These artifacts, with the exception of the hotel room key, were found preserved within the time capsule alongside the hotel prospectus and laying of the cornerstone documents.  They represent products and materials prominent in Durham during the 1920s. Several artifacts are products associated with the Duke family and Washington Duke's legacy.


On display in Sperling Lobby

April 12-July 17, 2016

Rubenstein Library, Duke University

Durham, North Carolina