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by Williams, Wiley J. Advertising by Wiley J. Williams, 2006 Mass advertising in North Carolina began with the founding of the printing trade in the eighteenth century. James Davis, the state's first printer, [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Branson, Levi
by Holloman, Charles R. Levi Branson, educator, Methodist minister, writer, editor, and publisher, was born and reared on a farm in Randolph County about five miles south of Asheboro. He was the second of nine children born [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Broadsides
by Powell, William S. Broadsides, or broadsheets, single sheets of paper with printed text on one or both sides, were used in England as early as 1575 to communicate various kinds of information. The earliest known [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Daniels, Josephus
by Case, Steven. A man is as old as his arteries and his interests. If he permits his economic, religious, or social arteries to harden, or loses interest in whatever concerns mankind . . . he will need only six feet [...] (from NCpedia.)
Filmmaking
by Williams, Wiley J., Faulkner, Ronnie W., Albright, Alex. Filmmaking by Alex Albright, 2006 Additional research provided by Ronnie W. Faulkner and Wiley J. Williams. See also: North Carolina Film Board; Town Documentaries. Studio movie [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Jargon Society
by Beam, Jeffery. The Jargon Society, one of the oldest and most prestigious small presses in the country, was founded in 1951 at Black Mountain College by Jonathan Williams, an Asheville native and student at the [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Literary Journals
by Holden, Charles J., Cherry, Kevin, McFee, Philip. North Carolina writers and scholars support a number of literary publications in the state and have for decades. The Carolina Quarterly, one of the oldest and most influential university literary [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Manly, Alex
by Hill, Michael, Umfleet, LeRae. Alex Manly was born near Raleigh in 1866. Family tradition maintains that his father was Charles Manly, who served as governor of North Carolina from 1849 to 1851. There is some confusion about [...] (from NC Office of Archives and History.)
Murrow, Edward R.
by Anonymous. Edward R. Murrow set the standard for television journalism that continues to challenge and inspire today's television newspersons. His calm and courageous reporting captured our nation's and the [...] (from NCpedia.)
Newspapers Part 1: North Carolina's First Newspapers
by Gavins, Raymond, Mammen, Edwin H., Parker, Roy, Jr., Mobley, Sarah. Newspapers by Edwin H. Mammen, 2006 Additional research provided by Raymond Gavins, Sarah Mobley, and Roy Parker Jr. See also: Carolina Peacemaker; Charlotte Observer; Fayetteville [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
North Carolina Film Board
by Mazzocchi, Jay. The North Carolina Film Board (NCFB), the first state-sponsored documentary film unit in the United States, existed from 1962 to 1965 under Governor Terry Sanford. According to Sanford, the purpose [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
North-Carolina Magazine; or, Universal Intelligencer
by Mammen, Edwin H. The North-Carolina Magazine; or, Universal Intelligencer, was the first magazine in North Carolina. It was published by printer James Davis in New Bern during a period when his North-Carolina [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Printing
by Middlesworth, Chester Paul, Pyatt, Timothy D. Printing by Timothy D. Pyatt and Chester Paul Middlesworth, 2006 See also: Book Publishing In 1749 North Carolina's provincial government brought James Davis from Virginia to become the [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Progressive Farmer
by Hunt, James L. The Progressive Farmer is among the oldest and most widely read of the nation's agricultural periodicals. The history of the publication reflects dramatic changes in southern rural life and [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Protestant Episcopal Church Publishing Association
by Brabham, Robin. The Protestant Episcopal Church Publishing Association was founded in Charlotte in 1864 by John Wilkes, a businessman and prominent Episcopal layman. The likely catalyst for the establishment of the [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
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