NCPI Workmark
Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Search Results


20 results for "Tall tales"
Currently viewing results 16 - 20
Previous
PAGE OF 2
Record #:
35194
Author(s):
Abstract:
The article is divided into two sections: tales about travelers, and ghost stories.
Record #:
35191
Abstract:
The author narrates some of the stories told to her by her grandfather about the infamous Lowery brothers, who started robbing banks with their gang during the Civil War.
Subject(s):
Record #:
35158
Author(s):
Abstract:
Tall tales about some interesting men and women who lived in the Appalachian Mountains. Most were exaggerated stories about weird quirks, feats of strength, hunting, and religious fanatics.
Record #:
35153
Author(s):
Abstract:
This article contains the folktales “The Mouse got Drowned in the Cabbage Pot,” and “The Little Round House,” which includes illustrations.
Record #:
35144
Author(s):
Abstract:
This article features several haints, or ghost stories, that the author had heard while growing up in Wilkes County.
Subject(s):