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Census: The Triangle's top slave owners 

Although slavery was an important part of antebellum North Carolina life, it was not as prominent here as in other Southern states. According to the 1860 census, there were 661,563 whites and 331,059 enslaved persons in North Carolina. Only a quarter of…

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