NCPI Workmark
Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Search Results


3 results for North Carolina--Towns
Currently viewing results 1 - 3
PAGE OF 1
Record #:
22534
Author(s):
Abstract:
The little community of Texana, a multi-ethnic community of whites, African Americans, and a few with Cherokee ancestry, was almost completely self-sufficient. Texana is located near the Cherokee town of Murphy, NC and is named for its founder, Texana McClelland, an African American woman who settled there in the 1850s.
Record #:
22127
Author(s):
Abstract:
This article examines the formation and establishment of boroughs or franchised towns in the early colonial settlement of North Carolina during the 18th century.
Subject(s):
Full Text:
Record #:
37419
Author(s):
Abstract:
History of towns all over North Carolina giving their former names; for example: Washington, NC was formerly known as ‘Peatown’ and then ‘Archdale.’