Edgecombe County: Volume II (Images of America) by Monika S. Fleming

By Monika S. Fleming

Edgecombe County is a special blend of lovely pastoral surroundings and robust, interesting
people. groups like Pinetops, Whitakers, pace, Leggett, and Conetoe offer a great perception into the struggles and triumphs of traditional
American small cities. during this hugely anticipated
second quantity, you are going to discover the social id of Edgecombe County by means of taking visible excursions of several
historic neighborhoods, colleges, and church buildings. as with all profitable quarter, Edgecombe County�s maximum source is its humans, for the realm has supplied a wealth of proficient electorate to the political enviornment, army battlefronts, the enjoying fields activities, and the creative group. This choice of photographs additionally honors the numerous women and men who persisted in the course of the county�s sessions of struggle, melancholy, and typical catastrophe and persevered to aid each other in instances of desire and adversity.

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