Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for The State Vol. 20 Issue 50, May 1953
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Founded by J. Spencer Love, Burlington Mills textile manufacturing company was started in 1923. Accounting for 10% of the nation's production of goods made from synthetic fibers, Burlington Mills specializes in the production of Rayon. This article offers information about the company's earnings and expansion.
On 16 May 1771, 2,000 Regulators fought against 1,200 Militia led by Royal Governor Tryon in the battle of Alamance Creek. Holt discusses the men and circumstances of this famous North Carolina battle fought in Alamance County.
Sharpe discusses the pioneering of free enterprise in Alamance County. Examining the history, geography, wartime activities, industry, religion, and school systems in Alamance, this article offers facts regarding one of North Carolina's most prosperous localities.
Burlington is the metropolis of Alamance County. This article discusses the growth, revenue, and industries of Burlington.