Before the Civil War, diverse groups brought their skills to the wild back country and formed the first population of Greensboro amid forests and farmland. The rapid growth of railroads, industry, and educational institutions contributed to the ongoing development of a modern city.
|Publisher:||Arcadia Publishing SC|
|Series:||Then and Now Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)|
About the Author
Lynn Salsi has lived in Greensboro for 22 years and is an award-winning author of 14 books on North Carolina history. Here she offers a ref lection on the dynamic changes that have shaped Greensboro throughout time.