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This location/address (340 S Fayette Street) is listed in the Negro Motorist Green Book (1954 edition), and is described in the book as a hotel called "New Pioneer."


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Taylor, Candacy. “The Green Book.” TAYLOR MADE CULTURE, taylormadeculture.com/the-green-book/, Accessed 11 Mar. 2017.