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Celebrating the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence
This exhibit presents an historical account of events celebrating the signing of the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence.

While the facts regarding this most debated document are also presented, no attempt is made to solve the question of its existence. Such judgement is reserved for you, the esteemed patron. Please read on and cast your vote is it history or hoax?

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The Mecklenburg March

Listen to The Mecklenburg March composed by Janie Alexander Patterson
for President Taft's visit to Charlotte in 1909.
Performed by Paul DeVillo in 2009.

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The Charlotte - Mecklenburg Story
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