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18308
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Continuing his travels around the state, Goerch describes the things of interest he found in Forsyth County. It is a county of history where one can \"go from a bustling city to villages that are reminiscent of old European hamlets.\"
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 9 Issue 14, Sept 1941, p1-4, 21, 23-24, il
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27822
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The R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company was a prominent economic component and employer in Winston Salem during the twentieth century. The company headquarters building—built in the late 1920s—was iconic, and the inspiration for the Empire State Building. Following the decline of the tobacco industry, the building wasn’t used, but today, the inside has been refurbished as a hotel.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 84 Issue 10, March 2017, p86-90, 92, 94, 96, il, por Periodical Website
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27825
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The Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA) includes artifacts from seven different states—North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Maryland, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Virginia. The decorative arts refer to objects created for domestic use such as furniture, pottery, and candles. The museum has objects dating from the establishment of Jamestown until the beginning of the Civil War. These pieces of art tell stories of a way of life very different from our own.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 84 Issue 10, March 2017, p130-134, 136, il, por, map Periodical Website
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32680
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Usually safety programs at school are a dry affair, and the children aren’t particularly impressed, but in Forsyth Count it’s an entirely different story. Police sergeant James Lentz uses his seven year old dog Jeff in his programs to keep the children engaged.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 14 Issue 15, Sep 1946, p8-9, por
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