1. North Carolina - Wikipedia


    North Carolina established the North Carolina Museum of Art as the first major museum collection in the country to be formed by state legislation and ...

  2. Significant Facts about the Colony of North Carolina


    Learn more about the North Carolina colony which was founded 1663 by eight Lord Proprietors who were recognized by King ... and the government had been established.

  3. Province of Carolina - Wikipedia


    ... the first permanent English settlement was not established ... the two halves of the province began increasingly to be known as North Carolina and ...

  4. 13 Colonies – North Carolina Colony for Kids


    13 Colonies – North Carolina Colony for Kids : ... In 1670, a settlement near present-day Charleston, South Carolina (Charles Town) was established.

  5. North Carolina History - NC SOS


    In the 1580s, the British established two colonies in North Carolina, ... Below is a timeline of some of the important events in North Carolina history.

  6. When Why and Who founded North Carolina - Answers.com


    When Why and Who founded North Carolina? ... Who founded North Carolina in 1663? Eight English noblemen were issued a royal charter from King Charles II.

  7. North Carolina History Kidspage - sosnc.gov


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  8. North Carolina Central University founded | African ...


    North Carolina Central University founded. ... the first classes commencing at North Carolina Central ... of library science was established in ...

  9. Statehood Dates - States and Capitals


    The territorial date Aug. 12, 1898 is that of the formal transfer to the United States, ... North Carolina: Nov. 21, 1789 12 th: The 12th of the original 13 colonies.

  10. History and Tradition | NC State University


    History and Tradition. ... NC State was established under the auspices of the federal Morrill Act of 1862, ... By the 1920s, North Carolina ...