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Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

There’s Gold in Them Thar Hills?

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The Reed Gold Mine, located twenty miles east of Charlotte, boasted first discovering gold in the United States in 1799. Little Meadow Creek’s gold mining industry, beginning in the 1820s, revealed its lingering effects on the town at the present time. For the author, it was perceived in how visiting the Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site impacted her, her husband, and young son.
Tar Heel (NoCar F 251 T37x), Vol. 5 Issue 6, Dec 1977, p31-34