Access to articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

North Carolina's No. 1 Story


Author(s):
Abstract:
The eternal mystery of Sir Walter Raleigh's Lost Colonists is still North Carolina's No. 1 Story. First published in \"American Heritage,\" Powell's article tells the story of North Carolina from Sir Walter Raleigh's 1584 land patent, to the settling on Roanoke Island, and finally the return of Lane and Grenville to the colony only to find it abandoned.
Source:
Record #:
12635
Full Text: