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To many people, the cities of High Point, Thomasville, and Lexington mean furniture, but there are also other things to see and do. Kunkel describes how to spend a weekend among the three cities.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 70 Issue 10, Mar 2003, p124-126, il Periodical Website
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Thomasville, located southwest of High Point in eastern Davidson County, has grown from a population of 308 in 1860 to 20,000 today. The town was founded in 1852 by John W. Thomas. Thomasville boasts the world's largest chair as its centerpiece in recognition of its furniture-making heritage. Andrews discusses the industries that have flourished there and the contributions citizens of the town have made militarily from the Civil War to World War II.
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