Rubin Floyd

Known Name(s)

Rubin Floyd


379 Carroll St. St. Paul, MN

Establishment Type(s)

Tourist Home

Physical Status


Detailed History

There was an apartment building at this address. A 1959 newspaper article identifies it as the Walker hotel. It was demolished between 1957-1966 for construction of I-94. Reuben (or Rubin) Floyd was not found in 1940 or 1941 city directories, when the name appeared in the Green Book. Additionally, 379 Carroll was listed as vacant in the 1940 city directory. However, Rubin Floyd is listed in the 1940 census at 379 Carroll St with 11 others. His job was manager of a hotel & cafe. Rubin Floyd is later listed in 1948 city directory at 778 Rondo Avenue.

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