HISTORIC EDENTON COUNTRYSIDE, Incorporated 1722 [cover title].

(Edenton, NC: Printed by the Chowan Herald for the) Edenton Woman's Club, (1953). First edition. 8vo. (32) pp., including 10 pages of local ads. Illustrated from photographs of important city homes, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, and government buildings, each accompanied by descriptions, double-page street plan locating the buildings. Includes homes of Revolutionary figures Joseph Hewes (signer of the Declaration of Independence), James Iredell (one of the first U.S. Supreme Court justices), and Samuel Johnston (Governor of North Carolina, 1787-1789, and one of the first U.S. senators, 1789-1793). Thornton 3833. Owner's name at head of front wrapper, one manuscript correction in text, but very good. Original illustrated (from an English caricature of the 1775 Edenton Tea Party) gray wrappers, stapled. (10316). Item #63806

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