Archive for February 13th, 2010

This is the first paragraph of the New York Times’ lengthy appreciation of the Levine Museum of the New South: “CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It is unlikely that anything resembling the impressive Levine Museum of the New South would exist anywhere else. A museum of the New North or the New East would be merely peculiar, […]

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Nordel Hill, Raleigh, NC

This real photo postcard from ca. 1904-1918 shows Nordel Hill, the log home owned by Dr. Elizabeth “Delia” Dixon-Carroll and her husband, Dr. Norwood G. Carroll.   ‘Nordel’ was a portmanteau of the couple’s first names, Delia and Norwood. Nordel Hill was located in the Bloomsbury section of Raleigh, both Dr. Dixon-Carroll and her husband […]

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