Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for The State Vol. 22 Issue 19, Feb 1955
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The idea that North Carolina had the majority of the slave trade during pre-antebellum days is disputed by a Massachusetts reader who claims that the absence of a deep sea port and fleet negated extensive slave trading within state lines.
In an excerpt from the 1848 book, Letters from the Alleghanies, Lanman offers an alternate view on Cherokee extermination within North Carolina. The first of two part series published by The State, Lanman discusses various Cherokee chiefs as well as religion.
The regions of Southern Pines, Tryon, and Sedgefield are centers for organized fox hunting in North Carolina. Conducted as a drag or a traditional foxhunt, natives and tourists alike have enjoyed this sport within state lines since 1914.