NC claims highest mountain

NC claims highest mountain - on tW first page of to-day's paper. found a...
on tW first page of to-day's paper. found a highly interesting articlein relation to the Mountainous region of North -Carolina: 1 and we avail ourselves of this opportunity, to tender to the scientific gen tfeman wio contributed it, our thanks ibr his valuable communication, Had we leariieH from less respectable source that thej highest; Mountain in 1 the United States was An. lit"-Ftnvn l k?n Nnrih-Carolinaiw we eouldi - vv wv w - - j iriot have believed the fact L But it is even' so ! The loftiest Peak of the Black Moun tain, in iYaricy county is more than 200 feet abdve M ount Washington, in New-. Hampshire, ; hitherto accounted the highest; Mountain in the Union;?!, The fact itself is not so astonishing, as "that the discovery of it should not have been sooner made. I Jjmm(olmy inn uc

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  1. Weekly Raleigh Register,
  2. 03 Nov 1835, Tue,
  3. Page 3

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