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3719
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OUR STATE magazine is sixty-five years old. People and places sharing the birth year include author Reynolds Price, blues singer Nina Simone, Croatan National Forest, and the Alleghany County Courthouse in Sparta.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 66 Issue 1, June 1998, p56-59,62-63, il, por Periodical Website
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5514
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Metro Magazine selects twenty notable people, who, in its estimation, made \"remarkable contributions to our quality of life.\" People selected include Dr. Joseph Kalinowski, ECU, whose invention helps stutterers; Dr. Jim Leutze, Chancellor, UNC-W; Tiff Merritt, singer/songwriter; Kaye Gibbons, author; Robert Weiss, artistic director, Carolina Ballet; Eddie Smith, Jr., Grady-White Boats; and Orage Quarles, III, president and publisher, News and Observer.
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7046
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METRO magazine presents its yearly selection of North Carolinians who have made a contribution to the quality of people's lives in 2004. These include Mary Easley, Dr. Kimberly Rorschach, Rick Weddle, Smedes York, and Evan Rachel Wood.
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Metro Magazine (NoCar F 264 R1 M48), Vol. 6 Issue 1, Jan 2005, p19-36, por Periodical Website
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7572
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METRO magazine presents its yearly selection of North Carolinians who have made a contribution to the quality of people's lives in 2005. These include Bland Simpson, Ann Denlinger, Donald Rosenblitt, Henry Hugh Shelton, Chris Browning, and Gerhard Weinberg.
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Metro Magazine (NoCar F 264 R1 M48), Vol. 7 Issue 1, Jan 2006, p19-27, por Periodical Website
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8546
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METRO magazine presents its yearly selection of North Carolinians who have made a contribution to the quality of people's lives in 2006. These include Erskine Bowles; William Atkinson II; Elizabeth F. Buford; Hodding Carter III; Surry Roberts; Linda Edminsten; Gordon Smith; Alice Watkins; S. Lewis Ebert; William S. Powell.
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Metro Magazine (NoCar F 264 R1 M48), Vol. 8 Issue 1, Jan 2007, p25-35, por Periodical Website
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9218
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William S. Powell's, DICTIONARY OF NORTH CAROLINA BIOGRAPHY, will be published in eight volumes, the first of which is due out in July. Published by the University of North Carolina Press at Chapel Hill, the dictionary covers the lives of four thousand North Carolinians, many of whom have never before been in a biography.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 47 Issue 1, June 1979, p9, por
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10568
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The North Carolina Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on its citizens. Suggested by Dr. Robert Lee Humber of Greenville and instituted by the 1961 General Assembly, the award recognizes 'notable accomplishments by North Carolina citizens in the fields of scholarship, research, the fine arts, and public leadership.' Robert Lee Humber (public service), Hobson Pittman (fine arts), Vermont Connecticut Royster (literature), Charles Phillips Russell (literature) and Stanley G. Stephens (science) received the award in 1968.
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North Carolina Awards (NoCar Oversize F 253 N67x), Vol. Issue 5, May 1968, punnumbered, por
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10566
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The North Carolina Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on its citizens. Suggested by Dr. Robert Lee Humber of Greenville and instituted by the 1961 General Assembly, the award recognizes 'notable accomplishments by North Carolina citizens in the fields of scholarship, research, the fine arts, and public leadership.' Bernice Kelly Harris (literature), Luther H. Hodges (public service), A. G. Odell, Jr. (fine arts - architect), and Oscar K. Rice (science) received the award in 1966.
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North Carolina Awards (NoCar Oversize F 253 N67x), Vol. Issue 3, May 1966, punnumbered, por
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10571
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The North Carolina Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on its citizens. Suggested by Dr. Robert Lee Humber of Greenville and instituted by the 1961 General Assembly, the award recognizes 'notable accomplishments by North Carolina citizens in the fields of scholarship, research, the fine arts, and public leadership.' Guy Owen (literature), James Hustead Semans and Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans (fine arts), Capus Waynick (public service), and James Edwin Webb, for (creative leadership in the United States program) received the award in 1971. The award to the Semans is the first North Carolina Award given jointly.
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North Carolina Awards (NoCar Oversize F 253 N67x), Vol. Issue 8, Sept 1971, punnumbered, por
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10567
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The North Carolina Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on its citizens. Suggested by Dr. Robert Lee Humber of Greenville and instituted by the 1961 General Assembly, the award recognizes 'notable accomplishments by North Carolina citizens in the fields of scholarship, research, the fine arts, and public leadership.' Albert Coates (public service), Jonathan Daniels (literature), Carl W. Gottschalk (science), Hiram Houston Merritt Jr. (science), and Benjamin F. Swalin (fine arts - music) received the award in 1967.
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North Carolina Awards (NoCar Oversize F 253 N67x), Vol. Issue 4, May 1967, punnumbered, por
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10572
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The North Carolina Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on its citizens. Suggested by Dr. Robert Lee Humber of Greenville and instituted by the 1961 General Assembly, the award recognizes 'notable accomplishments by North Carolina citizens in the fields of scholarship, research, the fine arts, and public leadership.' Sidney Alderman Blackmer (fine arts - actor), Edward E. David, Jr. (science), John Ehle, (literature), William Dallas Herring (public service), and Harold Hotelling (science) received the award in 1972.
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North Carolina Awards (NoCar Oversize F 253 N67x), Vol. Issue 9, Oct 1972, punnumbered, por
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10570
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The North Carolina Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on its citizens. Suggested by Dr. Robert Lee Humber of Greenville and instituted by the 1961 General Assembly, the award recognizes 'notable accomplishments by North Carolina citizens in the fields of scholarship, research, the fine arts, and public leadership.' Philip Handler (science), Frances Gray Patton (literature), Henry C. Pearson (fine arts), and Terry Sanford (public service) received the award in 1970.
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North Carolina Awards (NoCar Oversize F 253 N67x), Vol. Issue 7, May 1970, punnumbered, por
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10579
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The North Carolina Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on its citizens. Suggested by Dr. Robert Lee Humber of Greenville and instituted by the 1961 General Assembly, the award recognizes 'notable accomplishments by North Carolina citizens in the fields of scholarship, research, the fine arts, and public leadership.' Robert Robey Garvey, Jr. (public service), Henry L. Kamphoefner (fine arts), David Coston Sabiston, Jr. (science), Harriet L. Tynes (public service), and Manley Wade Wellman (literature) received the award in 1978.
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North Carolina Awards (NoCar Oversize F 253 N67x), Vol. Issue 15, Nov 1978, punnumbered, por
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10576
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The North Carolina Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on its citizens. Suggested by Dr. Robert Lee Humber of Greenville and instituted by the 1961 General Assembly, the award recognizes 'notable accomplishments by North Carolina citizens in the fields of scholarship, research, the fine arts, and public leadership.' Foster Fitz-Simons (fine arts), Romare Bearden (fine arts), Richard Walser (literature), Juanita M. Kreps (public service) and C. Clark Cockerham (science) received the award in 1976.
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North Carolina Awards (NoCar Oversize F 253 N67x), Vol. Issue 13, Nov 1976, punnumbered, por
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10578
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The North Carolina Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on its citizens. Suggested by Dr. Robert Lee Humber of Greenville and instituted by the 1961 General Assembly, the award recognizes 'notable accomplishments by North Carolina citizens in the fields of scholarship, research, the fine arts, and public leadership.' Elizabeth Duncan Koontz (public service), Reginald Glennis Mitchiner (science), Reynolds Price (literature), Joseph Curtis Sloane (fine arts), and Jonathan Williams (fine arts) received the award in 1977.
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North Carolina Awards (NoCar Oversize F 253 N67x), Vol. Issue 14, Nov 1977, punnumbered, por