Archive for September 19th, 2012

An apple a day…recipes from the collection.

Thursday, September 20th is Apple Day at the North Carolina State Farmers Market.  There will be free desserts, recipes, and apple facts.  Here are a few apple recipes to get you started. “Apple Butter” from A Taste of the Old and the New. “Apple Dapple Cake” from Classic Cookbook. “Apple Mystery Dessert” from Peace Cookbook. […]

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A Voyage Down the Yadkin – Great Peedee River

At the suggestion of the Davie County Public Library, the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center has just published online one of my favorite little books from the North Carolina Collection: Douglas Rights’s A Voyage Down the Yadkin – Great Peedee River. The book describes a journey taken by the author in a rowboat down the […]

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