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Durham
by Williams, Wiley J. Durham by Wiley J. Williams, 2006 See also: American Tobacco Company; Duke Homestead; Duke University; North Carolina Central University; North Carolina Museum of Life and Science; North [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Durham
by Case, Steven. Durham is the county seat of Durham County.  Originally, the land--through which a major Native American trading route passed--was inhabited by such tribes as the Occaneechi and Eno.  The [...] (from NCpedia.)
Fayetteville
by Parker, Roy, Jr. Fayetteville by Roy Parker Jr., 2006 See also: Fayetteville State University; Fort Bragg; Museum of the Cape Fear; [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Fayetteville
by Case, Steven. Fayetteville is the county seat of Cumberland County.  It was authorized in 1783, renaming the already amalgamated towns of Campbellton and Cross Creek (or Upper and Lower Campbellton) for the [...] (from NCpedia.)
Greensboro
by Williams, Wiley J. Greensboro by Wiley J. Williams, 2006 See also: Eastern Music Festival; Greensboro College; Greensboro Sit-Ins; Guilford Courthouse, Battle of; Jefferson-Pilot Corporation; North Carolina [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Greensboro
by Snow, Helen, Cole, Tim. Guilford County’s establishment pre-dates that of Greensboro by nearly four decades (the county was constituted from parts of Rowan and Orange counties in 1771), and its early settlers were chiefly [...] (from NCpedia.)
Greenville
by Case, Steven. Greenville is the county seat of Pitt County. It was established by statute in 1771 (incorporated 1774) as Martinsborough, named in honor of Josiah Martin, the last Royal Governor of the colony. The [...] (from NCpedia.)
Halifax
by Moody, Monica. Halifax, located in Halifax County, was in colonial times an important political, social, and commercial center in northeastern North Carolina. The town of Halifax was chartered by the General [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Haywood
by Daniels, Dennis F. Haywood "The Loss of a Town" by Dennis F. Daniels Reprinted with permission from the Tar Heel Junior Historian. Spring 2005. Tar Heel Junior Historian Association, NC Museum of History The [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
High Point
by McCaslin, Richard B. High Point by Richard B. McCaslin, 2006 See also: Furniture; International Home Furnishings Market. High Point, in southwest Guilford County, is a center of the wood furniture industry [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)

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