The most comprehensive state project of its kind, the Dictionary provides information on some 4, 000 notable North Carolinians whose accomplishments and occasional misdeeds span four centuries. Much of the bibliographic information found in the six volumes has been compiled for the first time. All of the persons included are deceased. They are native North Carolinians, no matter where they made the contributions for which they are noted, or non-natives whose contributions were made in North Carolina.This was a significant defeat for antievolutionists nationwide, for North Carolina was a key state in their program. ... and Evolution (1969); North Carolina Manual (1929); Raleigh News and Observer, 21 Apr. 1955; Southern Pines Pilot, ... With Robert Taylor as narrator, Poole presented celebrities of the period and was accompanied by then-unknown members of WWLa#39;s studio orchestra, including suchanbsp;...
|Title||:||Dictionary of North Carolina Biography|
|Author||:||William S. Powell|
|Publisher||:||Univ of North Carolina Press - 2000-11-09|