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for The State Vol. 55 Issue 12, May 1988
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Born near Smithfield on Christmas Eve, 1922, Ava Gardner starred in numerous films and received an Academy Award nomination for MOGAMBO. Smithfield's Ava Gardner Museum contains mementos of her career.
Although Phelps Lake in Washington County is in a remote section of the state, visitors are attracted there by Somerset Place, Native American history, and the natural environment.
The Greensboro Historical Museum's broad collection reflects military and commercial history and the life of Dolly Madison. The museum, which contains the world's largest collection of O. Henry memorabilia, is on the National Register of Historic Places.