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5394
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Harnett County is OUR STATE magazine's featured county of the month. Westbrook describes this rural county, which is poised for growth, although it must compete with the booming areas of Raleigh and Fayetteville/Fort Bragg.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 70 Issue 7, Dec 2002, p152-154, 156, il Periodical Website
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18269
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Continuing his travels around the state, Goerch describes the things of interest he found in Harnett County. Many important historical events have occurred there since the first settlers arrived.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 9 Issue 6, July 1941, p3-6, 20-22, il
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30728
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The Harnett County city of Dunn was once known as one of the nation’s largest cotton wagon yards. To recognize the impact that cotton and cotton farming has had on the region, Dunn has hosted for thirteen years the North Carolina Cotton Festival in early November. The festival is now known as the Touchstone Energy NC Cotton Festival, sponsored by North Carolina’s electric cooperatives.
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37039
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The author studies the vernacular architectures of western North Carolina tobacco barns from a material folklore perspective. He focuses on the years of active usage and the roles tobacco barns function as in modern society across the region.