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plantation world around Davidson the story of North Mecklenburg "before the war." by Chalmers Gaston Davidson

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Published by Mecklenburg Historical Association in Davidson, N.C .
Written in English



  • Davidson (N.C.),
  • Mecklenburg County, N.C.


  • Davidson (N.C.) -- History.,
  • Mecklenburg County, N.C. -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 83-84.

LC ClassificationsF262.M4 D3
The Physical Object
Pagination84 p.
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5423406M
LC Control Number73017381

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