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for The State Vol. 9 Issue 9, Aug 1941
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Continuing his travels around the state, Goerch describes the things of interest he found in Durham County. He states \"that Durham County can well afford to brag about other things besides its tobacco industry and Duke University.\" For example, at Bennett Place General Johnston surrendered all Confederate forces to General Sherman in 1865, and the Judge Duncan Cameron home was built in 1805 and has remained in the family ever since.
The Western North Carolina Railroad published a booklet in 1884 with the purpose of bringing tourists and vacationers to the western part of the state. Goerch summarizes interesting stops along the route including Salisbury, Asheville, Black Mountain, and Warm Springs.
Willie Mangum, of Orange County, served North Carolina in the 19th-century as a lawyer, judge of the Superior Court, Congressman and U.S. Senator.