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Melungeon Heritage Association plans gathering in North Carolina

From Dylan Chesser in the Johnson City Press, a story dated May 25, opening paragraph…Continue

Started by Melungeon Heritage Association in Melungeon Unions May 26.

Melungeons explore mysterious heritage at local gathering-- Asheville Citizen-Times

The first local publicity for 19th Union has appeared in the Asheville Citizen-Times this week.  The opening sentences are:The dark-skinned mountaineers whose origins are shrouded in mystery will be returning to Asheville next month.The Melungeon…Continue

Started by Melungeon Heritage Association in Melungeon Unions May 21.


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