John Carson's son Joseph McDowell Carson, built Green River Plantation near Columbus, Polk County, North Carolina.  For many years, The Carson House served as a stagecoach inn and social center, and was a stopping point for important historical figures such as Davy Crockett , Sam Houston , and Andrew Jackson , who reportedly lost money ...
- September 15, 1970
- c. 1793
- 2 acres (0.81 ha)
- 1805 Highway 70 West Marion, North Carolina
1 day ago · John Sevier (September 23, 1745 – September 24, 1815) was an American soldier, frontiersman, and politician, and one of the founding fathers of the State of Tennessee.He played a leading role in Tennessee's pre-statehood period, both militarily and politically, and he was elected the state's first governor in 1796.
Chatham Manufacturing organized a semi-professional baseball team called the Chatham Blanketeers. They represented North Carolina at The National Semi-Pro Baseball Tournament in Wichita, Kan., in 1937. The team won the North Carolina semi-pro championship in Asheboro in 1948 and in 1949 they went to the National Baseball Congress World Series.
1 day ago · Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an American national park in the southeastern United States, with parts in Tennessee and North Carolina.The park straddles the ridgeline of the Great Smoky Mountains, part of the Blue Ridge Mountains, which are a division of the larger Appalachian Mountain chain.
Coolmore Plantation, also known as Coolmore and the Powell House, is a historic plantation house located near Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina.Built in 1858-61, the main house is one of the finest Italianate style plantation houses in the state.
1 day ago · 1913 to 1974. In 1956, the United States, Canada, and Mexico came to an agreement with the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators, the Automobile Manufacturers Association and the National Safety Council that standardized the size for license plates for vehicles (except those for motorcycles) at 6 inches (15 cm) in height by 12 inches (30 cm) in width, with standardized mounting ...
19 hours ago · Hugh Lefler, North Carolina History Told by Contemporaries (Universidad de Carolina del Norte, Numerosas ediciones desde 1934) H. G. Jones, North Carolina Illustrated, 1524-1984 (Universidad de Carolina del Norte, 1984) North Carolina Manual, publicado cada dos años por el Departamento del Ministro de Asuntos Exteriores desde 1941.