A museum and shrine to a Civil War politician. All the local school children are brought here to see the pioneer cabins and homestead.

But... what they don't tell you is that he was impeached by 2/3 of the NC house of representatives and removed from office by President Johnson and he was the NC Grand Dragon of the KKK.

Local hero.
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By: kjfitz


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@ 2011-02-08 21:54:49
My pa told me that our umptenth granddad was the governor of North Carolina. This was 30 some years ago so I went to my h.s. library and checked it out...Low and behold theres Zebulon. (our last name is Vance) the thing the book I found all this in, said he was "kludd the dragon" in the kkk. Not the grand wizard as stated in the previous post.
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@ 2011-02-08 21:58:24
Also, he was arrested and served around a month locked up... But he was realeased and from what i can find he filed for a pardon but after it was all over with he was never charged with anything....