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Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning

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Students will read about the creation of air conditioning and the impact ...

Students will read about the creation of air conditioning and the impact it had on the way people lived in North Carolina.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
Michael Hill
Date Added:
02/26/2019
The Archaeology of Early North Carolina

The Archaeology of Early North Carolina

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This article reviews the early history of North Carolina before statehood. Archaeologists ...

This article reviews the early history of North Carolina before statehood. Archaeologists reconstruct the state?s unwritten history through carefully recovering and thoughtfully explaining the meaning of the material remains left behind by the state?s earliest residents.

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NCPEDIA
Author:
NCPEDIA
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Artom, Camillo

Artom, Camillo

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Students can learn about Camillo Artom who was a famous scientist which ...

Students can learn about Camillo Artom who was a famous scientist which fled Mussolini's Italy and immigrated to North Carolina. He taught at Wake Forest University, researching fats in the body.

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NCPEDIA
Author:
Peter W. Hairston
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Baity, Herman Glenn

Baity, Herman Glenn

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Students will learn about the life of Herman Baity. Baity, a native ...

Students will learn about the life of Herman Baity. Baity, a native of Iredell County, was an internationally known sanitary engineer. He was a well known teacher at UNC-Chapel Hill and helped develop sanitary protocols across the world.

Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
Tyndall P. Harris, Jr.
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Barringer, Daniel Moreau, Jr.

Barringer, Daniel Moreau, Jr.

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Students can learn about Raleigh native Daniel Barringer Jr. He was a ...

Students can learn about Raleigh native Daniel Barringer Jr. He was a famous geologist who was known for naming the Barringer Crater. The article discusses his scientific discoveries and his work on the State Monument Commission.

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NCPEDIA
Author:
William S. Powell
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Bartram, William

Bartram, William

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Students can read about William Bartram who was a naturalist who was ...

Students can read about William Bartram who was a naturalist who was appointed by King Goerge to survey the colony of North Carolina. There are examples of his drawings with the resource.

Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
Thomas C. Parramore
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Bayard v. Singleton

Bayard v. Singleton

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Students can learn about the court case Bayard v Singleton which took ...

Students can learn about the court case Bayard v Singleton which took place just after the American Revolutionary War and before the Federal case of Marbury v Madison. This is one of the cases which was used to established judicial review at the state level.

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NCPEDIA
Author:
Andy Hollins
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Bennett, Hugh Hammond

Bennett, Hugh Hammond

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Students can learn about the famous North Carolina conservationalist Hugh Bennett and ...

Students can learn about the famous North Carolina conservationalist Hugh Bennett and his accomplishments. Mr. Bennett was a prominent conservationalist who specialized in the study of soil erosion. He grew up in Wadesboro, NC.

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NCPEDIA
Author:
Charles W. Eagles
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Bradham, Caleb Davis

Bradham, Caleb Davis

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Students can learn about Caleb Bradham who was the creator of Pepsi.

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NCPEDIA
Author:
Elizabeth H. Copeland
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Brimley, Clement Samuel

Brimley, Clement Samuel

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Students can learn about the accomplishments of Clement Brimley. Clement was a ...

Students can learn about the accomplishments of Clement Brimley. Clement was a world famous ornothologist who also helped found the North Carolina Academy of Science.

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NCPEDIA
Author:
Marcus B. Simpson, Jr.
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Brimley, Herbert Hutchinson

Brimley, Herbert Hutchinson

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Students can learn about Herbert Brimley who was the first curator of ...

Students can learn about Herbert Brimley who was the first curator of the North Carolina Museum of . He was also a scientist who contributed a great deal to the state.

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NCPEDIA
Author:
Marcus B. Simpson, Jr.
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Broughton, Carrie

Broughton, Carrie

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Students can learn about Carrie Broughton. She was the first women to ...

Students can learn about Carrie Broughton. She was the first women to head an agency in the State of North Carolina and she helped to organize the State Library system and successfully categorize the records so people could easily search them.

Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
Elaine Von Oesen
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Broughton, Needham Bryant

Broughton, Needham Bryant

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Students can learn about the life of Needham B Broughton. Mr. Broughton ...

Students can learn about the life of Needham B Broughton. Mr. Broughton was a strong supporter of the public schools in North Carolina and helped bring NC State and Meredith College to Raleigh.

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NCPEDIA
Author:
Charles A. Newell, Jr.
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Cairns, John Simpson

Cairns, John Simpson

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Students can learn about John Simpson Cairns who was a famous natural ...

Students can learn about John Simpson Cairns who was a famous natural historian. Cairns lived in the late 19th Century and explored the Mountains of North Carolina. Many of his items which he collected were moved into a variety of museums across the state after his death.

Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
Marcus B. Simpson, Jr
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Click a County Name for More Information-North Carolina

Click a County Name for More Information-North Carolina

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This site provides a map outlining all 100 counties in North Carolina. ...

This site provides a map outlining all 100 counties in North Carolina. Clicking on a county provides an explanation concerning how people, events, and developments brought changes or recognition to that area. The history of the county is provided as well as manufacturing information, population demographics, and agricultural products specific to that area. Information concerning the roles that North Carolina communities have played on a state and national level is provided (ie. High Point being the "furniture capital of the world" and New Bern being the birth place of Pepsi-Cola). Entrepreneurship endeavors that have influenced the economy are provided for select counties such as

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Diagram/Illustration
Lesson
Presentation
Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
NCPEDIA
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Coastal Life

Coastal Life

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Students will learn about life on the coast of North Carolina and ...

Students will learn about life on the coast of North Carolina and the various aspects of the culture of the people who grew up there.

Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
Karen Willis Amspacher
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Coastal Plain
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Coastal Plain

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This resource provides an overview of the NC Coastal Plain. Links to ...

This resource provides an overview of the NC Coastal Plain. Links to other resources are included, as well as maps.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
NCPEDIA
Date Added:
01/24/2017
Constitution, State North Carolina

Constitution, State North Carolina

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This NC Pedia site provides a description of the three N.C. Constitutions. ...

This NC Pedia site provides a description of the three N.C. Constitutions. The countless struggles, successes, and failures experienced in the years between the American colonial period and the end of the twentieth century have been reflected in the development of North Carolina's constitution.

Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
State Library of North Carolina
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Crump, Earl Alexander

Crump, Earl Alexander

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Students can learn about Earl Alexander Crump who helped establish the state ...

Students can learn about Earl Alexander Crump who helped establish the state highway system. He was born in Lumberton and was a prominent engineer.

Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
Harriette Crump Partin
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Dobbs, Arthur

Dobbs, Arthur

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Students can learn about the Colonial Govenror Arthur Dobbs. Governor Dobbs ruled ...

Students can learn about the Colonial Govenror Arthur Dobbs. Governor Dobbs ruled the colony of North Carolina during the 18th Century.

Provider:
NCPEDIA
Author:
Richard Beale Davis
Date Added:
06/24/2019