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2068
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Providing attractions such as a Civil War fort, a state aquarium, historic Beaufort, the North Carolina Maritime Museum, restaurants, and beaches, Carteret County's Crystal Coast is one of the state's most popular tourist areas.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 61 Issue 10, Mar 1994, p20-23, il
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2987
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Reached only by ferry or private boat, Core Banks, located off the coast of Carteret County, is an unsettled landscape for only the most serious of visitors. For fishermen, beachcombers, and others, everything they need must be brought with them.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 64 Issue 3, Aug 1996, p27-29, il
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3910
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Built on Bogue Banks in the early 19th-century for coastal defense and to protect Beaufort harbor, Fort Macon fired its guns in anger only once -- during the Civil War. Today it is a 385-acre state park that attracts one million visitors annually.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 66 Issue 5, Oct 1998, p74-77,79-80,82, il Periodical Website
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3950
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Carteret County has a number of sites that attract tourists, including Beaufort, Cape Lookout National Seashore, Fort Macon State Park, and the North Carolina Maritime Museum.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 56 Issue 11, Nov 1998, p36-37, il
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5863
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Carteret County, located along the state's southeastern coast, is NEW EAST magazine's featured county of the month. Simpson discusses the history of the county and what attracts tourists.
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New East (NoCar F 251 T37x), Vol. 1 Issue 3, June/July 1973, p20-23, il
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9411
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Seldon describes the sights and sounds and history of Carteret County.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 75 Issue 4, Sept 2007, p192-194,196, 198-199, il Periodical Website
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13552
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Old Trudge explores Carteret County and the new Sea Level Inn.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 21 Issue 48, May 1954, p34-35, f
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14400
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Many thousands of people visit Morehead City and Beaufort every year, but comparatively few of this number ever continue on the way up the coast beyond Beaufort. It's a most interesting section of the state; after you leave Beaufort, you pass through the small communities of Otway, Smyrna, Davis, Stacy and Sea Level, finally winding up in the town of Atlantic.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 15 Issue 15, Sept 1947, p3-5, f
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15705
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The Cape Lookout area is equipped by nature and man for enjoyment with convenient waterways, bridges, docks, piers, accommodations, recreation areas, and points of interest. Among the places to visit are Morehead City, Beaufort Inlet, Shackleford Banks, Harker's Island, Cape Lookout Lighthouse, and Drum Inlet.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 22 Issue 3, July 1954, p29, 31, 33, 35-36, il
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23928
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El's Drive-In in Morehead City offers window service reminiscent of the 1950s and 1960s. The restaurant, owned and operated by the Elvin Frank family, has been a part of the Morehead City restaurant scene since 1959 and is still going strong.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 83 Issue 2, July 2015, p120-122, 124, il, por, map Periodical Website
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24450
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Newport in Carteret County is known for its friendliness, community pride, and barbecue. This article discusses the history of the Newport Pig Cooking Contest and how it has transformed and helped the town over the years.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 58 Issue 11, April 1991, p34-36, il
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24477
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The Core Sound Decoy Festival is held in Carteret County every year and highlights the best duck decoy carvers in the nation. Carvers and collectors come from all the over the national to attend the festival, which was started in 1987 by the Core Sound Decoy Carvers Guild.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 59 Issue 6, November 1991, p26-28, il
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24660
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This article serves as a guide for tourists who wish to travel to the central coastal region in North Carolina and focuses on cities such as Morehead, Ocracoke, and Carteret.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 25 Issue 2, June 1957, p38-43, 55, il
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24745
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Jonkonnu Celebrations—celebrations performed byAfrican slaves during the nineteenth century--occurred almost solely in North Carolina. Today Tryon Palace continues this tradition of dancing and singing twice each December.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 83 Issue 7, December 2015, p32, 34-35, il, por, map Periodical Website
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Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge, lying at the eastern end of Carteret County, holds 10,000 acres of the largest unchanged salt marsh in the state.
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