Legendary Locals of Raleigh, North Carolina

Legendary Locals of Raleigh, North Carolina

by Stormi Souter, Elizabeth Weichel

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467100632
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 08/26/2013
Series: Legendary Locals Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author


Stormi Souter and Elizabeth Weichel became immersed in Raleigh’s history as coworkers at the Raleigh City Museum. Souter has been passionately involved in educational history since the mid-1990s. Weichel has been carrying on a love affair with museums since childhood. Researching and writing this book has reinforced their love for the “City of Oaks.”

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

Chapter 1 Getting Political 9

Chapter 2 At the Frontier 27

Chapter 3 For the People 41

Chapter 4 Educating the Future 57

Chapter 5 Social Crusaders 67

Chapter 6 Movers and Shapers 83

Chapter 7 Talk of the Town 95

Chapter 8 Capital of Industries 107

Index 126

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Legendary Locals of Raleigh, North Carolina 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Well researched and documented. Their passion for history and historical figures in North Carolina and the Raleigh is apparent. Very useful for high school or college instructors or those interested in the evolution of freedom in the Tar Heel state.