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North Carolina was one of the earliest states to organize a Board of Health. The author looks at what has been called the pioneer years in forming the board from establishment in 1877 to 1893 when the legislature passed the \"Act Relating to the Board of Health.\" The article reviews the history of the formation of the board, changing opinions of public health following the Civil War, and the important founding members of the board.