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To prepare two historic buildings for exhibition, the North Carolina Museum of History hired architectural restorer Dean Ruedrich, sole-proprietor of Reudrich Restorations in Louisburg. The Pitt County farmhouse dates to 1742 and is believed to be the state's third oldest, surviving and documented one in the state. The second building is a 19th century slave cabin from Martin County.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 6, Nov 2011, p58-60, 62-63, il Periodical Website
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Newsome discusses the life and work of Asheville painter Wendy Whitson. She was inspired to pursue art by her famous uncle, Joseph King, a portrait painter, and her aunt, sculptress Earline King. Whitson studied painting and graphic design at East Carolina University.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 6, Nov 2011, p24-25, por, bibl Periodical Website
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Chapel Hill is known far and wide for its fine cuisine. Nimocks describes some of the offerings of Franklin Street restaurants--Crook's Corner, Carolina Coffee Shop, Top of the Hill Restaurant and Brewery, and the Lantern.
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Built in 1914 as the courthouse for Jackson County, the building continues to serve the public as the Jackson County Public Library Complex.
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Chapel Hill, located in Orange County, is OUR STATE Magazine's featured Tar Heel Town of the Month.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 6, Nov 2011, p40-44, 46, 48, 50, il Periodical Website
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During the Civil War an opposition group to the fighting developed in North Carolina. Called the Heroes of America and headquartered to the west of Raleigh in nine counties, the group was a highly secret society that did everything possible to undermine the efforts of the Confederacy to win independence. One of the more vocal leaders of the Peace Movement was William Woods Holden, the editor of the NORTH CAROLINA STANDARD.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 6, Nov 2011, p66-68, 70, 72, 74, 76, 78, il Periodical Website
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Hughes explains why the persimmon, which grows wild, is loaded with natural sugar, is delightful to the taste, and can't be eaten till it falls to the ground, is our most peculiar fruit.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 6, Nov 2011, p82-101, il, por Periodical Website
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