Rip Van Winkle Surrounded by Villagers
Drawing of Rip Van Winkle surrounded by villagers of all ages. One villager is holding a gun and a dog is seen in the foreground.
North Carolina was unfavorably known as the Rip Van Winkle State in the early 1800s due to the state's lack of infrastructure.
Fogarty, Thomas, Artist. Rip van Winkle surrounded by villagers. United States New York, None. [Between 1890 and 1938] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2010715789/.
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