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From The Franklin Times - Tar River Roots

Louisburg Churches Featured in Architect's Pamphlet

Baptist Church Two churches in Louisburg are prominently featured in Colonial Southern Homes, a pamphlet published in 1903 by Charles Wanton Barrett (1869-1947), an architect in Raleigh.


County Courthouse Cost Just $4,058 in 1849

It would cost too much to repair the old courthouse in Louisburg. That was the conclusion of commissioners appointed in December 1848 by the Franklin County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions to determine how best to provide a proper facility for the transaction of the people's business.