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Part one of a two-part narrative, Wilkinson was in command of the ROBERT E. LEE (ship) and discusses what it was like to bring his ship through the Union blockading fleet in Wilmington during the Civil War.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 22 Issue 22, March 1955, p11-12, il
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24685
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Onslow County was originally a small farming and fishing-based region, but after 1940, when development of an anti-aircraft base began, the county was pushed into the mainstream and grew exponentially. The history of development and growth in the region is provided here.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 22 Issue 22, March 1955, p18-26, il, por, map
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24683
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In an excerpt from ‘Letter from the Alleghany Mountains,’ 1848 traveler Charles Lanman (1819-1895) describes his experience traveling down the valley of the French Broad to Hot Springs.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 22 Issue 22, March 1955, p13-14, il
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24684
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An anecdotal history of Onslow is provided, with a particular focus on the early 1900s.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 22 Issue 22, March 1955, p16-17, il, por
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15729
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Sharpe describes towns in Onslow County, including Belgrade's \"mine\"; Jacksonville's melting pot; Snead's Ferry's fishing fleet; Swansboro's revival; Richland's farming; and Holly Ridge's flamboyant rise and decline.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 22 Issue 22, March 1955, p27-28, 30-32, il
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