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Bird, Cardinal
by Case, Steven. State Bird of North Carolina: Cardinal By Steven Case NC Government & Heritage Library, 2011 See also: North Carolina State Symbols and Official Adoptions main page Listen to this [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Bluegrass Music
by Simpson, Bland, Menius, Arthur C., III. Whether lightning-paced and exuberant or slow and mournful, the songs of bluegrass music are immediately recognizable by their tight vocal harmonies; precisely arranged string band instrumentation [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Blues
by Holden, Charles J., Baker, Bruce E. North Carolina boasts significant contributions to the musical tradition known as the blues. Throughout its formative decades, the blues was the music of solo artists rather than groups, with the [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Cooking in the 1800s (from Tar Heel Junior Historian)
by Hybarger, Courtney. Cooking in the 1800s Originally published as "When Dinner Wasn’t Quick and Easy" By Courtney Hybarger Reprinted with permission from Tar Heel Junior Historian, Spring 2007. Tar Heel Junior [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
Dare Stones
by Childs, T. Mike, Agan, Kelly. The Dare Stones By T. Mike Childs (2013) and Kelly Agan (2019), Government & Heritage Library Listen to this entry Download MP3 audio The Dare Stones are a series of [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Eula McGill describes management’s reaction
by . Eula McGill describes management’s reactionEula McGill describes management’s reaction Eula McGill describes management's reaction to the [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill describes the difficulties workers had
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Eula McGill discusses the end of the strike
by . Eula McGill discusses the end of the strike Eula McGill discusses the end of the strike Eula McGill discusses the end of the strike and her feelings about it [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill discusses workers’ grievances
by . Eula McGill discusses workers’ grievancesEula McGill discusses workers’ grievances Eula McGill discusses workers' [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill discusses World War I
by . Eula McGill discusses World War IEula McGill discusses World War IEula McGill discusses her first recollections of union activities during World War [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill talks about her dislike of work and how she would get through her day.
by . Eula McGill interviewed by Jacquelyn Hall, Atlanta, Georgia, February 1976. Interviews #G-39 and G-40 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill talks about her father’s activism
by . Eula McGill talks about her father’s activismEula McGill talks about her father’s activismEula McGill talks about her father's activism in steel mills and a local Labor Day Parade, as well as her [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill talks about her first job as a spinner.
by . Eula McGill interviewed by Jacquelyn Hall, Atlanta, Georgia, February 1976. Interviews #G-39 and G-40 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill talks about the Bedot system.
by . Eula McGill talks about the Bedot system. Eula McGill talks about the Bedot system. Eula McGill talks about efficiency experts and the Bedot [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill talks about the day that workers went on strike
by . Eula McGill talks about the day that workers went on strikeEula McGill talks about the day that workers went on strike Eula McGill talks about the day that workers went on [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill talks about the strike
by . Eula McGill talks about the strikeEula McGill talks about the strike Eula McGill talks about the events leading up to the [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eula McGill talks about work conditions
by . Eula McGill talks about work conditionsEula McGill talks about work conditions Eula McGill talks about conditions in different mills and her work relationships with [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Eunice Austin talks about growing up
by . Eunice Austin talks about growing upEunice Austin talks about growing upEunice Austin talks about growing up on a farm in Catawba [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Flossie Durham describes her first wages.
by . Flossie Moore Durham interviewed by Mary Frederickson and Brent Glass, Bynum, North Carolina, September 2, 1976. Interview # H-66 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Flossie Durham talks about beginning work at the mill in Bynum
by . Flossie Moore Durham interviewed by Mary Frederickson and Brent Glass, Bynum, North Carolina, September 2, 1976. Interview # H-66 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Flossie Durham talks about her first day of spinning.
by . Flossie Moore Durham interviewed by Mary Frederickson and Brent Glass, Bynum, North Carolina, September 2, 1976. Interview # H-66 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Flossie Durham talks about her friends in the mill and the mill village as one big family.
by . Flossie Moore Durham interviewed by Mary Frederickson and Brent Glass, Bynum, North Carolina, September 2, 1976. Interview # H-66 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Fossil, Fossilized Teeth of the Megalodon Shark
by Childs, T. Mike, Kemp, Amy. State Fossil of North Carolina: Fossilized Teeth of the Megalodon Shark by T. Mike Childs, 2013; Kelly Agan, 2015; Amy Kemp 2017. NC Government and Heritage Library Listen to this [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Freshwater Trout, Southern Appalachian Brook Trout
by Davis, Mark. State Freshwater Trout of North Carolina: Southern Appalachian Brook Trout See also: North Carolina State Symbols and Official Adoptions main page The General Assembly of 2005 named the [...] (from NC Wildlife Information Network Share (NC WINS).)
Frog, Pine Barren Treefrog
by Horton, Emily S. State Frog of North Carolina: Pine Barren Treefrog by Emily Horton NC Government & Heritage Library, 2013 See also: North Carolina State Symbols and Official Adoptions main [...] (from NCpedia.)
Furniture industry - Part 1: Overview
by Marshall, Patricia Phillips.   Furniture Industry by Patricia Phillips Marshall, 2006 Additional research by Michael H. Lewis Part i: Overview; Part ii: Colonial era to the Civil War; Part iii: Industrial age; [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Furniture industry - Part 2: Colonial era to the Civil War
by Marshall, Patricia Phillips. Furniture Industry by Patricia Phillips Marshall, 2006 Additional research by Michael H. Lewis Revised February 2022 Part i: Overview; Part ii: Colonial era to the Civil War; Part iii: [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Furniture industry - Part 3: Furniture production in the industrial age
by Marshall, Patricia Phillips. Furniture Industry by Patricia Phillips Marshall, 2006 Additional research provided by Michael H. Lewis Part i: Overview; Part ii: Colonial era to the Civil War; Part iii: Industrial age; Part [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Furniture industry - Part 4: Modern furniture industry
by Marshall, Patricia Phillips. Furniture industry by Patricia Phillips Marshall, 2006 Additional research provided by Michael H. Lewis Part i: Overview; Part ii: Colonial era to the Civil War; Part iii: Industrial age; [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Horse, Colonial Spanish Mustang
by McCalpin, Karen. State Horse of North Carolina: Colonial Spanish Mustang by Karen McCalpin Reprinted from the Tar Heel Junior Historian, Fall 2008. Tar Heel Junior Historian Association, NC Museum of [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
Linn, Stahle
by Linn, Jo White. Linn, Stahle by Jo White Linn, 1991 19 Aug. 1886–9 Mar. 1959 Stahle Linn, state senator, judge, and corporation [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Mammal, Gray Squirrel
by Case, Steven. State Mammal of North Carolina: Gray Squirrel by Steven Case, 2012 NC Government & Heritage Library See also: North Carolina State Symbols and Official Adoptions main page Listen [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Mary Thompson and her husband Carl discuss injuries in the workplace.
by . Carl and Mary Thompson interviewed by James Leloudis, Charlotte, NC, July 9, 1979. Interview #H-182 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Mary Thompson describes the close-knit community of the mill village.
by . Carl and Mary Thompson interviewed by James Leloudis, Charlotte, NC, July 9, 1979. Interview #H-182 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Mary Thompson talks about company support for the churches in mill villages.
by . Carl and Mary Thompson interviewed by James Leloudis, Charlotte, NC, July 9, 1979. Interview #H-182 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Mary Thompson talks about drawing in.
by . Carl and Mary Thompson interviewed by James Leloudis, Charlotte, NC, July 9, 1979. Interview #H-182 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Mary Thompson talks about going to work over the summers when she was 14.
by . Carl and Mary Thompson interviewed by James Leloudis, Charlotte, NC, July 9, 1979. Interview #H-182 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Mary Thompson talks about the gardens and animals her family kept in the mill village.
by . Carl and Mary Thompson interviewed by James Leloudis, Charlotte, NC, July 9, 1979. Interview #H-182 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Mary Thompson talks about the lack of competition among coworkers.
by . Carl and Mary Thompson interviewed by James Leloudis, Charlotte, NC, July 9, 1979. Interview #H-182 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Mary Thompson talks about workers singing on the job.
by . Carl and Mary Thompson interviewed by James Leloudis, Charlotte, NC, July 9, 1979. Interview #H-182 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Mary Thompson talks about workplace pranks and practical jokes.
by . Carl and Mary Thompson interviewed by James Leloudis, Charlotte, NC, July 9, 1979. Interview #H-182 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Naomi Trammel describes her work routine.
by . Naomi Trammel interviewed by Allen Tullos, Greenville, South Carolina, March 25, 1980. Interview # H-258 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Naomi Trammel discusses her first job spinning.
by . Naomi Trammel interviewed by Allen Tullos, Greenville, South Carolina, March 25, 1980. Interview # H-258 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Naomi Trammel discusses the work hours and pay in the spinning room.
by . Naomi Trammel interviewed by Allen Tullos, Greenville, South Carolina, March 25, 1980. Interview # H-258 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Naomi Trammel explains how she learned to weave from her husband at Poe Mill.
by . Naomi Trammel interviewed by Allen Tullos, Greenville, South Carolina, March 25, 1980. Interview # H-258 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Naomi Trammel explains how workers got lunch without having a lunch break.
by . Naomi Trammel interviewed by Allen Tullos, Greenville, South Carolina, March 25, 1980. Interview # H-258 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Naomi Trammel talks about entertainment in the mill village.
by . Naomi Trammel interviewed by Allen Tullos, Greenville, South Carolina, March 25, 1980. Interview # H-258 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Naomi Trammel talks about long hours and playing in the mill.
by . Naomi Trammel interviewed by Allen Tullos, Greenville, South Carolina, March 25, 1980. Interview # H-258 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Naomi Trammel talks about the stretch-out at Judson Mills
by . Naomi Trammel talks about the stretch-out at Judson MillsNaomi Trammel talks about the stretch-out at Judson [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Naomi Trammel talks about transferring to the weave room, but transferring back to avoid illness.
by . Naomi Trammel interviewed by Allen Tullos, Greenville, South Carolina, March 25, 1980. Interview # H-258 in the Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007), Southern Historical Collection, [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Native American Settlement of NC
by Claggett, Stephen R. Native American Settlement of North Carolina by Stephen R. Claggett Reprinted with permission from the Tar Heel Junior Historian. Spring 1995. Tar Heel Junior Historian Association, NC Museum of [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
Public Schools in North Carolina in the Great Depression
by Davis, Anita P. Public Schools in the Great Depression Keeping the doors Open by Dr. Anita Price Davis Reprinted with permission from The Tarheel Junior Historian, Spring 2010. Tar Heel Junior Historian [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
Roanoke Island - First English Colonies
by Stokes, Matt. First English Colonies Roanoke Island: The Lost Colony by Matt Stokes Research Branch, Office of Archives & History, 2007 NC Highway Historical Marker Program Listen to this [...] (from Research Branch, NC Office of Archives and History.)
Roanoke Island: Fact and Fiction
by Shields, E. Thomson, Jr., Ewen, Charles R. Fact and Fiction: Looking for the Lost Colonists Roanoke Island by Dr. Charles R. Ewen and Dr. E. Thomson Shields Jr. Reprinted with permission from the Tar Heel Junior Historian. Fall [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
Salamander, Marbled Salamander
by Horton, Emily S., Kemp, Amy. State Salamander of North Carolina: Marbled Salamander by Emily Horton and Amy KempNC Government & Heritage Library, 2017 See also: North Carolina State Symbols and Official [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Settlement of the Coastal Plain
by Watson, Alan D. Settlement of the Coastal Plain, 1650-1775 by Alan D. Watson Reprinted with permission from the Tar Heel Junior Historian. Spring 1995. Tar Heel Junior Historian Association, NC Museum of [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
Settlement of the Piedmont
by Hendricks, Christopher E., Hendricks, J. Edwin. Settlement of the Piedmont, 1730-1775 by Christopher E. Hendricks and J. Edwin Hendricks Reprinted with permission from the Tar Heel Junior Historian. Spring 1995. Tar Heel Junior Historian [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
Settlers of the Albemarle
by McIlvenna, Noeleen. Settlers of the Albemarle Escape through the Great Dismal Swamp by Dr. Noeleen McIlvenna Reprinted with permission from the Tar Heel Junior Historian. Fall 2007. Tar Heel Junior Historian [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
State Dog, Plott Hound
by Wegner, Ansley Herring. State Dog of North Carolina: Plott Hound by Ansley Herring Wegner, Research Historian, NC Office of Archives and History, 2008. Reprinted with permission from Tar Heel Junior Historian Fall [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)
State Flag
by Howard, Joshua. State Flag of North Carolina by Josh Howard. Research Branch, NC Office of Archives & History, [...] (from Research Branch, NC Office of Archives and History.)
Tree, Pine
by Case, Steven. State Tree of North Carolina: Pine By Steven Case Government & Heritage Library, 2011 See also: North Carolina State Symbols and Official Adoptions main page; Pine Trees [...] (from NCpedia.)
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