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Town Description - 1843

*Louisburg, postal village, capital of Franklin County, North Carolina, 36 north east Raleigh, 262 Washington City. Situated on north side of Tar river. It contains a court house, jail, 2 churches, 10 stores, and about 500 inhabitants.

*Source: A Complete Descriptive And Statistical Gazetteer Of The United States Of America, By Daniel Haskel, A. M and J. Calvin Smith, Published By Sherman & Smith, 1843.

Louisburg Sites on the Historical Register
Cascine Plantation Massenburg Plantation
Cooke House Patty Person Taylor House
Dean Farm Person Place
Franklin County Training School-Riverside Union School Portridge
Fuller House Rose Hill Plantation
Green Hill House Thomas and Lois Wheless House
Louisburg Historic District Williamson House
Louisburg College, Main Building This list compiled by Kim Henry.

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