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Object Name Pamphlet
Object ID 2014.039.003
Summary Brochure, Pertinent Facts About High Point North Carolina, 1940. Printed by the High Point Chamber of Commerce. Single-fold brochure printed on white paper. Front cover is printed "PERTINENT / FACTS / About / HIGH POINT / North Carolina". Contents include a short description of High Point's municipal government, plus statistics and information about the tax rate and real estate valuation; municipal facilities and services; the municipal electric system; population; number and types of manufacturing plants; transportation systems; financial institutions; recreational facilities; climate; High Point College; and the local retail trade. Back page (containing information about financial institutions, recreation, HPC, and retail) is also printed, at bottom, "High Point Chamber Commerce [sic] / High Point, North Carolina / August 10, 1940"; across the top margin is printed "A GOOD PLACE TO LIVE" and, across bottom margin, "GOOD FOLKS TO LIVE WITH".
Date 1940
Search Terms Blair Park
Chamber of Commerce
City Government
City Lake Park
City of High Point
Civitan Baseball Park
Eastern Airlines
Furniture
General: Hosiery/Textile Industry
General: Religion
Greensboro-High Point Airport
High Point Chamber of Commerce
High Point Charter
High Point City Government
High Point City Schools
High Point College
High Point Fire Department
High Point Police Department
High Point, Thomasville, and Denton Railroad
Southern Railway Company
Washington Terrace Park
Credit Line Gift of Sally P. Farrar
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