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William Gaston Papers

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William Gaston.


(Microfilm Edition)

University of North Carolina Library, Southern Historical Collection

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William J. Gaston (1778 –1844) was a jurist and United States Representative from North Carolina. Gaston is the author of the official state song of North Carolina, “The Old North State.” The papers include those of Judge Henry Groves Connor, who collected materials for a biography of Gaston.

8 reels, 13-page guide


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