The most comprehensive state project of its kind, the Dictionary provides information on some 4, 000 notable North Carolinians whose accomplishments and occasional misdeeds span four centuries. Much of the bibliographic information found in the six volumes has been compiled for the first time. All of the persons included are deceased. They are native North Carolinians, no matter where they made the contributions for which they are noted, or non-natives whose contributions were made in North Carolina.1910), soldier and businessman, was the eldest son and second of eleven children of Dr. Armand John De Rosset III and ... He served as commander of the Cape Fear Camp Confederate Veterans and major general of the North Carolina anbsp;...
|Title||:||Dictionary of North Carolina Biography|
|Author||:||William S. Powell|
|Publisher||:||Univ of North Carolina Press - 2000-11-09|