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Dueling in Carolina


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Duels were fought between some well-known North Carolinians in the 19th-century, and some were fatal. Lawrence recounts some of them including the Richard Dobbs Spaight-John Stanly duel of 1802; Samuel P. Carson-Dr. R.B. Vance of 1827; and the Thomas L. Clingman-William L. Yancey duel.
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