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North Carolina thinking skills
Model of thinking skills adopted by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction in 1994. Lists seven levels of thinking skills from simplest to most complex: knowledge, organizing, applying, analyzing, generating, integrating, and evaluating.
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction administers the policies adopted by the State Board of Education and offers instructional, financial, technological, and personnel support to all public school systems in the state.

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The North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company
In North Carolina in the early 20th century, page 5.8
On the first of April 1899, the North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company opened for business in Durham, North Carolina. The first month’s collections, after the payment of commissions, amounted only to $1.12, but from such beginnings North Carolina Mutual grew to be the largest African American managed financial institution in the United States.
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North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company
North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company
First office of North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company. The largest black-owned insurance company in the world began in the small office of C.C. Spaulding (left) and his clerk, Miss Dore Whitted.
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North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company Office Force
North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company Office Force
Employees of the North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company, Durham, NC
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North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company officers
North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company officers
North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company officers, Durham, NC. Left to right: A.M. Moore, John M. Avery, John Merrick, Ed Merrick, C.C. Spaulding.
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N.C. Mutual Life Insurance Company Industrial Department
N.C. Mutual Life Insurance Company Industrial Department
N.C. Mutual Life Insurance Company Industrial Department
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C. C. Spaulding
C. C. Spaulding
Portrait of C.C. Spaulding at age 30. Spaulding was originally the general manager and later the president of the North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company.
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Durham's "Black Wall Street"
In North Carolina in the early 20th century, page 5.6
In the early twentieth century, Parrish Street in Durham, North Carolina, known as "Black Walll Street," was the hub of African American business activity.
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John Merrick with his daughters
John Merrick with his daughters
John Merrick, one of the original founders of the North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company, with his daughters, Geneva, Mabel, and Martha.
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Black businesses in Durham
In North Carolina in the early 20th century, page 5.7
Excerpt from a 1912 article by W. E. B. Du Bois praising Durham's black business community and the tolerance of their white counterparts. Includes historical and biographical background.
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Commentary and sidebar notes by L. Maren Wood.
Small-town businesses, 1903
In North Carolina in the New South, page 2.10
In North Carolina History: A Sampler, page 9.5
Excerpts from The North Carolina Year Book and Business Directory, 1903, for the towns of Jefferson and Washington. Includes historical commentary.
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Commentary and sidebar notes by L. Maren Wood.