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Summary: Follows designer-activist Emily Pilloton and Matthew Miller to rural Bertie County, the poorest in North Carolina, where they work with local high school students to help transform both their community and their lives. Living on credit and grant money and fighting a change-resistant school board, Pilloton and Miller lead their students through a year-long, full-scale design and build project...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Pryor, Shawn

Summary: "On February 1, 1960, four young black men sat down at a Woolworth's lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina, and staged a nonviolent protest against segregation. At that time, many restaurants in the South did not serve black people. Soon, thousands of students were staging sit-ins across the South, and within six months, the lunch counter at which they'd first protested was integrated....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2022

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 975.6 PRY

Monroe, Mary Alice.

Summary: The Blakely family, despite the tragedy that separated them, must band together to save their historical plantation, which has been in the family for generations and is the only thing that holds them all together, from being sold to developers.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2010

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MON

Summary: Goodbye, Tree Hill High. Graduation nears and with its approach comes the realization that, for students and parents alike, life is changing forever. There are new loves to nurture, old scores still to settle. The longtime triangle of Lucas, Peyton and Brooke finally comes down to two. The memory of Keith--or is it his spirit?--inspires Lucas and Nathan and haunts Dan. Peyton is terrorized by a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV ONE

Boyd, Gregory A. (Gregory Alan)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arphax Pub. Co. 2006

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.37411 BOY

Healy, Thomas

Summary: "A history of Floyd McKissick's 1969 plan to build a Black city in North Carolina, examining the story of the idealists who settled there, the obstacles that derailed the project, and what Soul City's saga says about Black opportunity, capitalism, and power then and now"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 975.6 HEA

Smith, Jay M.

Summary: "Examines athletic-academic corruption at UNC-Chapel Hill and in NCAA athletics"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796 SMI

Holcomb, Brent.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Southern Historical Press 1977

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.3757 Holco

Oomen, Anne-Marie.

1 hold on 2 copies

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 921 Oomen

Graff, Michael

Summary: "In November 2018, Baptist preacher Mark Harris beat the odds, narrowly fending off a blue wave in the sprawling Ninth District of North Carolina. But word soon got around that something fishy was going on in rural Bladen County. At the center of the messwas a local political operative named McCrae Dowless. Dowless had learned the ins and outs of the absentee ballot system from Democrats before...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The University of North Carolina Press 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 324.6 GRA

CenturyLink

Summary: Includes -- Bear Lake -- Benzonia -- Beulah -- Burdickville -- Cedar -- Elk Rapids -- Empire -- Fife Lake -- Glen Arbor -- Glen Lake -- Hannah -- Honor -- Interlochen -- Karlin -- Kingsley -- Lake Ann -- Lake Leelanau -- Lime Lake -- Little Traverse Lake -- Maple City -- Mayfield -- Northport -- Summit City -- Suttons Bay -- Traverse City -- Williamsburg.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CenturyLink 0000

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R PHONE 2017 CenturyLink

Summary: Hope, heartbreak and a hurricane, all in season eight. So many plans glow with happiness in these 22 episodes. Nathan begins an exciting new career. Haley joyfully awaits the arrival of Jamie's little sister. Brooke and Julian invite all their friends to a wonderful wedding, and Skills makes sure this Tree Hill hitching goes off without a hitch. But darkness mingles with the light. After last...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2011

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV ONE

Kalish, Mildred Armstrong.

Summary: Mildred Armstrong Kalish's "Little Heathens" is a compelling memoir of her hardscrabble life on an Iowa farm during the 1930s. With no electricity or indoor plumbing and with little heat or money on the farm, Mildred learns to find joy in the priceless blessings of life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 977.7 KAL

Sellers, Bakari

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "The CNN analyst and youngest state representative in South Carolina's history illuminates the lives of America's forgotten rural, Black working-class men and women"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amistad 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SELLERS, BAKARI SEL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B SELLERS SEL

Medlicott, Joan A. (Joan Avna)

Summary: Hannah Covington leads the struggle to protect her town from developers, Amelia becomes involved with a charming older man, and Grace and Bod decide to open a teahouse together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MED

Tougias, Michael J.

Summary: "The sixth book in the True Rescue series for young readers-a riveting account of the HMS Bounty's deadly journey through Hurricane Sandy. On October 23, 2012, with Superstorm Sandy fast approaching, Captain Robin Walbridge made the fateful decision to sail the HMS Bounty from New London, Connecticut to St. Petersburg, Florida, believing the wooden ship, a replica of the original, famous...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2022

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 910.9163 TOU

Tougias, Mike

Summary: "An all-new harrowing maritime tale of the sinking and rescue efforts surrounding the HMS Bounty--the actual replica used in the 1962 remake of the 1935 classic Mutiny on the Bounty--which sank during Hurricane Sandy with sixteen aboard. On Tuesday, October 24, 2012, Captain Robin Walbridge made the fateful decision to sail the HMS Bounty from New London, Connecticut, to St. Petersburg,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

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Contents: Farm plat book, [1957] -- Land atlas and plat book, 1981, [1996] -- Plat book, 2001, 2005-2006.

Format: cartographic

Publisher / Publication Date: Rockford Map Publishers 1957

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1 available in Reference Desk, Call number: R DESK 912 BEN 2020
1 available in Nelson Room Oversize, Call number: R NEL 912 BEN 1901
8 available in Nelson Room, Call number: R NEL 912 BEN 2018
Call number: R NEL 912 BEN-1965
Call number: R NEL 912 BEN-1981
Call number: R NEL 912 BEN-1994
Call number: R NEL 912 BEN-1996
Call number: R NEL 912 BEN-2001
Call number: R NEL 912 BEN-2005/06
Call number: R NEL 912 BEN-2008/09
1 available in Reference, Call number: R NEL 912 BEN-1965

Contents: Land ownership directory, atlas and plat book, [1949] -- Farm plat book with index to owners, [1961] -- Tri-annual atlas & plat book, [1966] -- Triennial atlas & plat book, [1970] -- Atlas & plat book, 1976 -- Land atlas & plat book, 1980 -- Plat book, 1981, 2007 -- Land atlas and plat book, 1984-85, 1987 -- Land atlas & plat book, 1989, 1992, 1995, 1998 -- Plat book, 2001.

Format: cartographic

Publisher / Publication Date: Rockford Map Publishers 1949

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1 available in Genealogy Atlas Stand, Call number: R GEN 912 PLAT Muskegon 2007

Summary: On the lonely roads of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, two men forge an improbable friendship that will change both of their lives forever. Solo is a Senegalese cab driver working to provide a better life for his young family. William is a tough Southern good ol' boy with a lifetime of regrets. Solo's American dream is just beginning, while William's is quickly winding down. Despite their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2008

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Belleville, Bill

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Florida 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 307.76 BEL

Caldwell, Wayne

Summary: Follows the experiences of villagers deep in the Great Smoky Mountains who in 1928 lose their land to eminent domain forces, a situation for which some embrace the modern world while others remain committed to their rural heritage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAL

Rhoades, J. D.

Summary: "Jack Keller's violent past is very much with him these days, despite his efforts to leave it behind. He's back in rural North Carolina, looking for steady work, and trying to establish a relationship with Francis, the son he never knew. But the boy's heard too much about Keller, particularly from Ben Jones, his half-brother and the son of Marie, the woman Keller loves. Ben's alienated, angry,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Polis Books, LLC 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RHO

Emberton, Carole

Summary: "Priscilla Joyner was born into the world of slavery in 1858. Her life story, which she recounted in an oral history decades later, captures the complexity of emancipation. Based on interviews that Joyner and formerly enslaved people had with the Depression-era Federal Writers Project, historian Carole Emberton draws a portrait of the steps they took in order to feel free, something no legal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 JOYNER, PRISCILLA EMB

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