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!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1982
Inclusive dates
1982
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Columns, dated 16 and 30 March, 6, 14, and 20 April 1982, by Hugh Buckner Johnston, Jr. (1913-1990), of Wilson, North Carolina, regarding the movement of British troops under the command of Charles, Lord Cornwallis and Banastre Tarleton through that part of Edgecombe County, North Carolina, which later became Wilson County, North Carolina, during the American Revolution. Column dated 16 March is a fictional account of a young North Carolina soldier avoiding the dragoons under Tarleton's command
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Action
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Hugh Buckner Johnston was born 11 April 1913 in Wilson, North Carolina, to Hugh Johnston (b. 1889) and Ruth Thomas Johnston (b. 1892). Johnston attended Davidson College, graduating in 1933. He later became professor of modern foreign languages at Atlantic Christian College in Wilson. Johnston was also a historian and genealogist interested in North Carolina and local history. He wrote history columns for the WILSON DAILY TIMES. Johnston died 26 July 1990.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Columns
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
5
Immediate source of acquisition
Johnston, Hugh B.
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001530784
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
leaves

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