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38256
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Wanchese Fish Company’s owner strives to preserve the company his grandfather began for reasons that go beyond himself. Mike Daniels, owner of one of the largest seafood dealers in the country, confronts larger challenges like hurricanes and governmental regulations also for the survival of his community and people everywhere continuing the commercial fishing tradition.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 12, May 2012, p118-122, 124, 126, 128, 130, 132 Periodical Website
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38899
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Joseph Blount Skinner, a native of Perquimans Co., NC, was a lawyer, planter, and pioneer in the herring and shad fishing industry. In 1804, he represented Chowan County in the NC House of Commons and in 1807, 1814, 1815 and 1832 represented Edenton in the NC House of Commons. In 1832, Skinner was elected to the NC Council of State and in 1833 was a Senator from Chowan County. His plantation, Beechwood, near Edenton, NC was a model scientific farm.