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Scottish and Scots-Irish immigrants settled in the state's southern Piedmont. In Mecklenburg County, they had built seven churches by 1770 which stand today; farms; and founded Davidson College. Today, the farms are largely taken over by developments, shopping centers, and highways. Miller describes one farm that has been preserved by the county.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 40 Issue 2, Feb 2008, p18-19, il Periodical Website
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9744
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Mules were vital to the late 19th and early 20th-century southern farming community. While North Carolina was not known for mule breeding, it was known for mule trading. By 1960, the mule was almost gone, replaced in the state by mechanization. Now the mule is making a comeback in North Carolina.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 40 Issue 2, Feb 2008, p30-31, il Periodical Website
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