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Public Poor Relief in Buncombe County, North Carolina, 1792-1860

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This article looks at how public poor relief was conceived and utilized as a social tool, with a particular interest in the emphasis placed on mass education by reformers in the 1840s and 1850s. Buncombe County and Asheville are used as a case study.
North Carolina Historical Review (NoCar F251 .N892), Vol. 80 Issue 1, Jan 2003, p28-51, il, por, f