Claremont College was founded in Hickory in 1880 as a female college, but closed in 1915.

Claremont College was founded in Hickory in 1880 as a female college, but closed in

Catawba College was established by German Settlers in Newton, 1851

Catawba College was established by German Settlers in Newton, 1851

The Lenoir Rhyne College was established by the Lutheran church in Hickory, 1891. Initially, it was called Highland College

The Lenoir Rhyne College was established by the Lutheran church in Hickory, Initially, it was called Highland College

Condoria College was established in Conover as Concordia High School in 1877 by the Lutheran Church and converted to a college in 1881. This image is of a dormitory c.1906

Condoria College was established in Conover as Concordia High School in 1877 by the Lutheran Church and converted to a college in This image is of a dormitory

Alonzo Craig Shuford was a congressman and promoter of farmer's associations. He was born in Newton in 1858 and descended from Shufords who settled Catawba County as early as 1760.

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Master potter Earnest Auburn Hilton was born near Hickory in 1879

Master potter Earnest Auburn Hilton was born near Hickory in 1879

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