Historic Mural - Tobacco Heritage
The city of Danville's latest mural depicts various aspects of tobacco growing, including a tobacco auction. The city's third mural was completed at the end of 2016. The 20-by-30-foot mural is painted on the side of 308 Craghead St. that faces Patton Street and will be visible from the River District’s busiest intersection at Main and Craghead streets, The next mural is already being planned to feature Danville native Wendell Scott, the first African-American NASCAR driver.
Tobacco mural debuts in River District. GoDanRiver.com. Accessed May 12, 2017. http://www.godanriver.com/news/danville/tobacco-mural-debuts-in-river-district/article_002c4af4-cd48-11e6-94ea-139a269c7111.html.