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A collection of sources on Southern history, literature and culture from the colonial period through the first decades of the 20th century. Currently…
A class project that remains after the fact, this site is a collection of the ballads and folk tales of the N.C. mountains. "Bawdy Ballads and…
This site, created by Dr. James Leloudis and Dr. Kathryn Walbert as a part of the American Historical Association's program Teaching and Learning…
Segments of the cd published by UNC Press: Excavating Occaneechi Town - Archaeology of an Eighteenth-Century Indian Village in North Carolina. Online…
The Duke Homestead is a beautiful 19th century estate in Durham, North Carolina. It is home to extensive archives and exhibits about early tobacco…
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…
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…
The goal of this project is to spotlight some of the fascinating early African-American writers whose work is collected in the University of North…
Join our virtual performance as we recreate the ballyhoo, the laughs and tears, and the old-time music that made the traveling medicine show a hit for…
The semi-official web site for the National Hollerin' Contest, an annual competition held in Spivey's Corner, NC, that celebrates North Carolina…