History

  • The American Tobacco Company was founded in 1890 by J.B Drake
  • Built in 1912 by A.M. Walkup
  • Architect was J.P. Worcester and Company
  • Was The American Tobacco Company, Richmond Branch a.k.a “Tobacco Trust”
  • Was once a Lucky Strike Building
  • Renovated in 2005 into 153 one, two and three bedroom apartments