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22571
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This article details the story of an artifact hunter from Hillsborough, North Carolina named Joe Crews. The article details how Crews got his start in artifact hunting, and what kind of artifacts he has found, including a Civil War name tag belonging to the youngest man to ever enlist in the Union Army.
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Record #:
35684
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The past made tactile was defined individually and collectively. The evidence had been excavated in Piedmont counties such as Alexander and Lakes such as High Rock. Tangible proof was represented in artifacts such as arrowheads, pipes, scrapers, and beads.
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Tar Heel (NoCar F 251 T37x), Vol. 6 Issue 5, Sept/Oct 1978, p9, 54
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36576
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Mounds built by Native Americans, like the ones featured in the accompanying photo, had purposes both prosaic and sacred. Places like Franklin, Bryson City, Murphy have earthen mounds intact, despite the effects of erosion, plowing, and artifact hunters.
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35914
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Collector of currently one thousand artifacts was this self-professed self-taught archaeologist. In his profile was information about who inspired him to take up the trade and circumstances surrounding his first acquisition. Included are descriptions of select items from his collection, such as a flint war axe and Cherokee tomahawk.
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Tar Heel (NoCar F 251 T37x), Vol. 9 Issue 2, Feb 1981, p26
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36438
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This was the seventh annual artifact search sponsored by the North Carolina Museum of History Associates. This is a list of eighteen Junior Historians who received special awards and the artifacts they found.
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Tar Heel Junior Historian (NoCar F 251 T3x), Vol. 25 Issue 1, Fall 1985, p27-28, il