Andrew Jackson Chesnutt's Grocery
Andrew Jackson Chesnutt, the father of author Charles Chesnutt, returned to Fayetteville from Ohio in 1866 and set up "business in a grocery store in Gillespie Street between the Market House and Russell Street" (Helen Chesnutt 4).
Backstory and Context
Chesnutt, Helen M. Charles W. Chesnutt: Pioneer of the Color Line. University of North Carolina Press, 1952.
Render, Sylvia. Charles W. Chesnutt. Twayne Publishers, 1980.