Natives, Newcomers, and Summer People: Tourism, History, and Culture in North Carolina

Natives, Newcomers, and Summer People: Tourism, History, and Culture in North Carolina

With a breathtaking coastline, majestic mountains, and famous Piedmont resorts, it is no wonder tourism is one of the most important segments of NC’s economy. In fact, tourism has become more than a mode of economic development and is now an important force in shaping local culture. This program examines the history of tourism in NC, the role of tourism and tourists in shaping the state’s history and culture, and the broader social and economic implications of a tourism economy.

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