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A Whirl of Song and Dance


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Jonkonnu Celebrations—celebrations performed byAfrican slaves during the nineteenth century--occurred almost solely in North Carolina. Today Tryon Palace continues this tradition of dancing and singing twice each December.
Source:
Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 83 Issue 7, December 2015, p32, 34-35, il, por, map  (Periodical website)
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24745
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