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The Highland Scots of North Carolina, 1732-1776 / by Duane Meyer.


Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1961] .
ISBN 0807841994, 9780807808290, 0807808296, 9780807841990

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Subjects American loyalists -- North Carolina.
American loyalists.
Américains d'origine écossaise -- Caroline du Nord.
Emigration and immigration.
Écosse -- Émigration et immigration.
Highlands (Scotland) -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 18th century.
Loyalistes américains -- Caroline du Nord.
North Carolina -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
North Carolina.
Scotland -- Highlands.
Scottish Americans -- North Carolina -- History -- 18th century.
Scottish Americans.
Description viii, 218 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [1961]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-204) and index.
Summary Using a variety of original sources-- official papers, travel documents, diaries, and newspapers-- Meyer presents a complete reconstruction of the settlement of the Highlanders in North Carolina. He examines their motives for migration, their life in America, and their curious political allegiance to George III.
Contents Revolution and aftermath -- The exile theory -- Motives for migration -- Voyage to America -- Settlement -- Life on the Cape Fear -- The American Revolution.
Genre History.
Geographic Area North Carolina
Scotland
Network Numbers (OCoLC)466801
(OCoLC)ocm00466801
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Meyer, Duane Gilbert, 1926-
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