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North Carolina

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General Information

Andrew Jackson

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  • Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875.
  • Presidents – United States -- Biography.

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Ayr Mount

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  • Ayr Mount (N.C.).
  • Hillsborough (N.C.) – History.
  • Hillsborough (N.C.) – Description and travel.
  • Historic buildings – North Carolina – Hillsborough.
  • Plantations – North Carolina – Orange County.
  • Orange County (N.C.) – History.
  • Kirkland family.
  • Kirkland, William, 1768-1836.

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Baseball in North Carolina

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  • Baseball – North Carolina – History.
  • Baseball teams – North Carolina – History.

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Biltmore House

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  • Vanderbilt, George Washington, 1862-1914.
  • Vanderbilt, George Washington, 1862-1914 – Homes and haunts – North Carolina – Asheville.
  • Vanderbilt family.
  • Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.) -- History.
  • Asheville (N.C.) – Buildings, structures, etc..
  • Asheville (N.C.) – History.

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Blackbeard

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  • Blackbeard.
  • Teach, Edward, d.1718.
  • North Carolina – Pirates.
  • Pirates -- Atlantic Coast (U.S.) – History.
  • Pirates – North Carolina – Atlantic Coast -- Biography.
  • North Carolina – History – Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
  • Atlantic Coast (N.C.) – History – 18th century.
  • Criminals – North Carolina – Biography.
  • Outer Banks (N.C.) -- History.

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Cardinal

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  • Birds – North Carolina.
  • Birds – North Carolina – Juvenile literature.
  • Birds – North Carolina -- Identification.
  • Birds – Southern States.

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Beaches

Wrightsville Beach

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  • Wrightsville Beach (N.C.). – Description and travel
  • Wrightsville Beach (N.C.) -- History.
  • Wrightsville Beach (N.C.) Region -- History.
  • New Hanover County (N.C.) -- History.
  • New Hanover County (N.C.) – Description and travel.
  • New Hanover County (N.C.) – Guidebooks.

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Emerald Isle

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  • Emerald Isle (N.C.) – Description and travel.
  • Emerald Isle (N.C.) -- History.
  • Carteret County (N.C.) -- History.
  • Carteret County (N.C.) – Description and travel.

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Clogging

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  • Dance -- Dictionaries.
  • Clog dancing.
  • Clog dancing – North Carolina.
  • Folk dancing – United States.
  • Appalachia – Social life and customs.
  • NC – Mountain life.
  • Clog dancing – Appalachian region.

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Fort Bragg

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  • Fort Bragg (N.C.).
  • Fort Bragg (N.C.) -- History.
  • Military bases – North Carolina -- History.
  • Cumberland County (N.C.) -- History.
  • Cumberland County (N.C.) – Description and travel.

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Grandfather Mountain

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  • Grandfather Mountain (N.C.) – History.
  • Grandfather Mountain (N.C.) – Description and travel.
  • Natural History – North Carolina – Grandfather Mountain.
  • Avery County (N.C.) – History.
  • Avery County (N.C.) – Description and travel.
  • Natural areas – North Carolina – Avery County.
  • Linville (N.C.) – Description and travel.


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Granite

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  • Granite – North Carolina.
  • Minerals – North Carolina.
  • Rocks – North Carolina.
  • Geology – North Carolina.

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Great Dismal Swamp

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  • Dismal Swamp (N.C. and Va.) -- Description and travel.
  • Camden County (N.C.) – Guidebooks.
  • Dismal Swamp (N.C.) – History.

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Greensboro, North Carolina

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  • Greensboro (N.C.) – History.
  • Greensboro (N.C.) – Description and travel.
  • Historic buildings – North Carolina – Greensboro.
  • Guilford County (N.C.) – History.
  • Guilford County (N.C.) – Description and travel.
  • Guilford County (N.C.) – Guidebooks.

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Greensboro Sit-Ins

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  • Civil rights demonstrations -- North Carolina -- Greensboro.
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- North Carolina -- Greensboro.
  • Greensboro (N.C.) -- Race relations.
  • African Americans – North Carolina -- Greensboro.

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http://www.learnnc.org/lp/editions/nchist-postwar/6014

http://www.sitins.com/

http://www.learnnc.org/lp/editions/nchist-postwar/6086http://www.learnnc.org/lp/editions/nchist-postwar/6086

http://februaryonedocumentary.com/

http://www.learnnc.org/lp/multimedia/13826

http://www.learnnc.org/lp/multimedia/13824

http://www.learnnc.org/lp/multimedia/7795

http://www.sitinmovement.org/home.asp

Historic Stagville

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  • Stagville Plantation (N.C.).
  • Stagville Plantation (N.C.) – History.
  • Plantations – North Carolina – Durham.
  • Plantation life – North Carolina – Stagville.
  • Durham (N.C.) -- History.
  • Bennehan, Richard, 1743-1825
  • Bennehan family.
  • Cameron family.
  • Plantation owners – North Carolina -- History.

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Lost Colony

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  • Roanoke colony – Juvenile literature.
  • Roanoke colony.
  • Roanoke Island (N.C.) – History -- Juvenile literature.

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Mountains and Camping

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  • Camping – North Carolina – Guidebooks.
  • Camp sites, facilities, etc. – North Carolina -- Guidebooks.
  • Backpacking – North Carolina.
  • Natural areas – North Carolina

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Native Horses/Wild Ponies

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  • Wild ponies.
  • Wild horses.
  • Wild ponies – North Carolina.
  • Wild horses – North Carolina.
  • Horses.
  • Ponies.
  • Barrier Islands – North Carolina
  • Outer Banks (N.C.) -- History.
  • Outer Banks (N.C.) – Description and travel.
  • Hyde County (N.C.) – Guidebooks.

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Ocracoke Island

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  • Ocracoke Island (N.C.) – Description and travel.
  • Ocracoke Island (N.C.) – Guidebooks.
  • Ocracoke Island (N.C.) – History.
  • Outer Banks (N.C.) -- Description and travel.
  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore (N.C.)
  • Hyde County (N.C.) – Description and travel.

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Pepsi Cola

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  • Pepsi-Cola Company.
  • Soft drink industry.
  • Bradham, Caleb, 1867-1934.

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Skiing

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  • Skiis and skiing.
  • Downhill skiing
  • Winter Olympics.
  • Skiis and skiing – Unites States – Directories..

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State Seal and Symbols

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  • Signs and symbols – North Carolina.
  • Almanacs – North Carolina
  • North Carolina -- History.

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Sweet Potatoes

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  • Sweet potatoes – North Carolina.
  • Sweet Potatoes.
  • Sweet Potatoes – History.

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Textiles

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  • Textile Industry – North Carolina – History.
  • Textile Industry – North Carolina.

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The following webpages are digitized pages from books published in the 1890s about Durham and contain information about the textile mills that existed in Durham in the 1800s:

 

 

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