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The Duke Homestead is a beautiful 19th century estate in Durham, North Carolina. It is home to extensive archives and exhibits about early tobacco…
The name Chapel Hill Historical Society suggests a focus upon the town of Chapel Hill, but the organization actually is equally concerned with the…
On Tuesday, 24 January 1961, at about 12:30 a.m., two hydrogen bombs fell to earth near the tiny farming village of Faro, NC. Obviously, neither bomb…
An early Internet project from 1995, this site uses Southen Culture as a way to explore web technologies. These projects, which focus on the American…
Sound clips from this pirate radio station that operated in South Vietnam ca. 1971
An historical webpage for the 173d Airborne Brigade that fought during the Vietnam War and then was reactivated in 2000 in Vicenza, Italy.
Interviews, comments and works by African American poet, Yusef Komunyakaa. (from the Internet Poetry Archive)
On February 1, 1960, a group of black college students from North Carolina A&T University refused to leave a Woolworth's lunch counter in…
Interviews, comments and works by African American poet, Margaret Walker. (from the Internet Poetry Archive)
This site is intended to provide a sweeping introduction to the legend of John Henry, the facts associated with the man, and the meaning of some of…