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Polk County, NC

Day Two: Carrol visits the Joshua Jones House in Mill Spring, NC. Listed in the National Registry of Historic Places, the house is important to North Carolina's rich African American history.

http://www.visitnc.com/_assets/_downloads/Af_Am_Broch.pdf

"The Rev. Joshua D. Jones house and site represent the post-Civil War struggle of African Americans in the South to own land, live in communities isolated by race, and act through their church to improve their condition of life."

The Joshua Jones House is eight miles from Tryon.

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