Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Carolina Country Vol. 33 Issue 12, Dec 2001
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Born in Watauga County in 1884, W.R. Trivett taught himself the art and science of photography to supplement his farming income. Trivett’s photographs challenged the stereotypical views of Appalachians being poor, uneducated, and isolated. The majority of Trivett’s subjects followed popular culture and represented the truest portraits of the region.
The North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center, located at University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill, provides specialized medical care and rehabilitation services to burn victims. The medical team at the center hopes to teach people how to avoid burn injuries, especially injuries to children. This article describes the foundation of the burn center and its medical programs.