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The Ballad Of Hillsborough By Roderick Fullilove
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A traditional English folk ballad tracing the events and aftermath of the 1989 Hillsborough stadiun tragedy.
The Universe as seen from Hillsborough, NC By Stewart Dunaway
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This book covers my experiences from my first three years in astronomy as well as a collection of astro photos from my Canon 20D and 5D Digital SLR cameras. It includes many pictures of galaxies,... More > nebula, star clusters, lunar, solar, meteor, comets (including Comet Holmes)etc. All in color.< Less
Galaxies as seen from Hillsborough, NC - A Picture Book By Stewart Dunaway
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This book (color) is a collection of images taken with a Canon DSLR (5D and 20D) and my 4", 10" and 14" telescopes here in Hillsborough, N.C. As a beginner in astronomy, I use my... More > camera to see more clearly, what the eye just does not see in the telescope, especially - gallaxies. My pictures are NOT Hubble pictures, but a very nice collection of the different types of galaxies that reside in the vast unknown. I have a brief discussion on how to take pictures, but I have another book dedicated to this topic for BEGINNERS. *UPDATED* to include some difficult and distant galaxy clusters, mainly Abell groups. it is amazing what we can image with amateur telescopes in your yard! *< Less
Sheffield 6 At Home in Hillsborough, Loxley and Wadsley By Pauline C Bell
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Sheffield 6 is a part of Sheffield which developed with the industrial revolution. From a few scattered rural settlements it grew to feature dense suburban housing. In the seventeenth century... More > there were along the rivers both dwellings and small work places where knives were ‘manufactured’.The water power was harnessed to turn water wheels that ran the machinery of the day. Today the suburb is largely lived in by ordinary working people but still there are the individual houses which were home to Lords of the Manor or those who were the managers of the firms which employed large numbers of those who lived in the newly built terraced housing which is such a feature of the locality. The book tells the story of some of the old houses and looks at factors which contributed to the making of the terraced and semi detached homes that line the many streets of the locality. In addition there are ‘snapshots’ of some of those who have lived in these homes.< Less
Hillsborough, N.C. - History of Town Lots - The Complete Reference Guide By Stewart Dunaway
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This is the most complete guide for the history of Hillsborough, North Carolina. This Colonial village began in 1754, and has a rich history in residences, courthouses, and other buildings and... More > events. This book includes the deed transcripts for town lot 1 to 238. There are more town lots, than 248, but this book's focus was on the oldest records, which are contained here. Also included is a vast collection of original documents (NC State Archives), which assist the reader in understanding how these 1-acre lots move through history. Many appendix sections are included to focus on specific histories; Churches, Schools and Academies, Courthouses (all 5), Jail houses, Post Office, Utilities, Ordinaries, Town Clock, The Blue House (State first Treasurer's office), and the Masonic Lodge. This is the most extensive research ever published on this topic to date.< Less
Hillsborough, NC - District Court Records - Concerning Land (1778-1806) By Stewart Dunaway
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Hillsborough Superior District Court Records are preserved in the State Archives (Raleigh). This book represents the complete collection of records detailing land disputes. This land records can... More > assist researchers in locating families or understand how boundaries changed etc. This book contains an image of each record, and a transcript of the primary content to allow for indexing of names, locations, and other keywords. Hillsborough District covers the counties of, Orange, Wake, Granville, Chatham, Caswell (which included Person), and Randolph. SEE Orange County Superior Court Records Vol 1 for Orange County specific records by this author.< Less
Images of Misc. papers about the Regulation War By Stewart Dunaway
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This book provides IMAGES only - of the miscellaneous documents housed in the N.C. State Archives (Raleigh) pertaining to the Regulation movement. These documents are NOT transcribed, but provide... More > images of the documents. They are divided into 6 sections, following the categorization of the collection. These documents provide primary references to the State Militia. These are the men who fought against the Regulators, and supported the Governor during this revolt. The Regulators and the State militia will ultimately fight one another in 1771. Those supporting the Governor (Tryon) will be offered a military pension for the wounded, as well as other documents provided here. Most (not all) of these men will become founding fathers of the American Revolution for North Carolina.< Less
Life and Times of Edmund Fanning (1739-1818) By Stewart Dunaway
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The Fanning Family (Edmund’s line) is a very old American family, arriving in Connecticut in 1653, the family will migrate to Long Island and establish a large plantation. Edmund will leave his... More > multi-generation home to migrate to North Carolina to practice law (Yale grad). Edmund Fanning was a controversial person in Colonial Hillsborough, NC. Nevertheless, despite these issues, this well educated man becomes a governor of Prince Edward Island (Canada), for almost 20 years. This book contains genealogy, family history, maps (CT and L.I.), as well as detailed land records in Hillsborough, N.C. This book contains reconciliation of his confiscated property, due to his strong loyalist support during the American Revolution.< Less
Poor Scouser Tommy By Steve Wilson
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As Liverpool FC attempt to win the league title for the first time in almost a generation, a group of supporters meet up at away matches throughout the season. However, at every game, something... More > happens – cars are stolen, shops are broken into, women go missing and drug crime soars. Who in the group is involved, and can they be identified and caught before it is too late?< Less
Gov. Tryon's Books about the Regulation War By Stewart Dunaway
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This book contains IMAGES of these original journals. There are 4 individual journals contained in this collection. Gov Tryon’s Orderly book, the Aid-de Camp, Waddell’s Orderly Book, and... More > the Journal of the Expedition. All of these old and fragile books are housed in the N.C. State Archives (Raleigh), which pertain to the Regulation movement. These journals are NOT transcribed, but images of the originals are provided. These documents provide primary references to the State Militia. These are the men who fought against the Regulators, and supported the Governor during this revolt. The Regulators and the State militia will ultimately fight one another in 1771. Most (not all) of these men will become founding fathers of the American Revolution for North Carolina. This collection provides the reader PRIMARY documentation to this activity, and is a great source of locations, camps, and other activity before, during, and after the War of the Regulation on May 16, 1771.< Less