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In many colonial towns, taverns were the only public building other than the courthouse. Using the Eagle Tavern, located in historic Halifax, Frye describes the many activities and services that a tavern could provide to citizens and travelers.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 78 Issue 11, Apr 2011, p40-46, 48, il Periodical Website
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14862
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In 1880, the Outer Banks Pea Island Lifesaving Station was the nation's only station entirely manned by African Americans. Led by Richard Etheridge, the men earned a reputation for skill and courage during Reconstruction, a time of prejudice and racial tension. An example of their daring work occurred on the night of October 11, 1896, when the E.S. NEWMAN, a three-mast schooner, was caught in heavy, hurricane created seas off the coast. Etheridge and his men fought through the dangerous storm currents and brought the ten men aboard to safety.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 3, Aug 2011, p38-40, 42-44, il, por Periodical Website
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15666
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Frye describes the life and artistic creations of Edith Lockhart of Beaufort. Lockhart crochets angels that hang on Christmas trees or sit at various locations around an individual's house. Lockhart sold her first angels at a church bazaar thirty years ago. Since that time she has sold out her stock at every craft fair and market where she has exhibited. She sells individually to people looking for handmade Christmas ornaments and to dealers at a hundred at a time.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 7, Dec 2011, p150-152, 154, 156, 158, il Periodical Website
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16201
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The little town of Calabash is as far southeast as you can go in the state, and it is known as a community with a lot of good seafood. The town is featured in Our State magazine's Tar Heel Town of the Month section.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 10, Mar 2012, p36-40, 42-44, il Periodical Website
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26728
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Big Oak Drive-In is a staple restaurant of the Bogue Banks with its specialty in shrimpburgers. Located between the Atlantic Ocean and Bogue Sound, Big Oak has been serving customers for years that enjoy the outdoor atmosphere and the old-fashioned order window.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 84 Issue 3, August 2016, p46, 48-49, il, por Periodical Website
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22573
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Using a greenhouse of glass negatives, Harry Taylor presents glass-plate negatives of landscapes, historic sites, models and reenactors around Wilmington in a new exhibit, Requiem Glasshouse. Featured at Wilmington's Cameron Art Museum, Taylor's ambrotypes utilize nineteenth century methods to capture modern subjects in Civil War soul.
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28676
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New Bern was North Carolina’s first capital. The city has a long history and has a reputation for renovation and rebirth. Highlighted as places where the past meets the present is the Harmony House and Tryon Palace. The history and present day culture of New Bern are explored emphasizing the connections between New Bern’s present and past.
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36959
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A companion to “Hole in the Wall Joints: Tried and True,” this article profiled nine restaurants located in towns stretching from the coast to the mountains and whose menus range from seafood to snacks. Local spots that became the hearts of their towns included Waterfront Seafood Shack, Kitty Hawk; Allen and Son, Chapel Hill; and Dots Dario, Marion.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 85 Issue 3, August 2017, p90-94, 96, 98, 100-102, 104, 106, 108, 110-114 Periodical Website