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Welcome to
State of North Carolina
History & Genealogy

Source:
Western North Carolina
A History from 1730 to 1913
by John Preston Arthur
Pub. by The Edward Buncombe Chapter of the DAR, of Asheville, S.C.
RALEIGH, N. C. -
Edwards & Broughton Printing Company
1914

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  Page
CHAPTER I - Introductory 7
CHAPTER II - Boundaries 18
CHAPTER III - Colonial Days 60
CHAPTER IV - Daniel Boone 79
CHAPTER V - Revolutionary Days 96
CHAPTER VI - The State of Franklin 113
CHAPTER VII - Grants and Litigation 131
CHAPTER VIII - County History 143
CHAPTER IX - Pioneer Preachers 215
CHAPTER X - Roads, Stage Coaches and Taverns 229
CHAPTER XI - Manner and Customs 248
CHAPTER XII - Extraordinary Events 292
CHAPTER XIV - Duels 356
CHAPTER XV - Bench and Bar 373
CHAPTER XVI - Notable Cases and Decisions 407
CHAPTER XVII - Schools ad Colleges 420
CHAPTER XVIII - Newspapers 449
CHAPTER XIX - Swepson and Littlefield 457
CHAPTER XX - Railroads 469
CHAPTER XXI - Notable Resorts and Improvements 491
CHAPTER XXII - Flora and Fauna 512
CHAPTER XXIII - Physical Peculiarities 528
CHAPTER XXIV - Mineralogy and Geology 542
CHAPTER XXV - Mines and Mining 552
CHAPTER XXVI - The Cherokees 566
CHAPTER XXVII - The Civil War Period 600
APPENDIX 652
INDEX 659

 


 

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