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January 2, 2014 12:09 PM

Hitchhiking a way of life for America’s youth

They are as familiar along America’s highways as road signs. Wearing bluejeans and carrying knapsacks, their hair often reaching to their shoulders, they are youth on the move, hitchhiking from here to there, three miles or 3,000.

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History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.

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