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By Anita Price Davis,Mike Rhyne

situated on the Rutherford-Cleveland County line, Colfax Township used to be a reaction to the 1868 country mandate to divide North Carolina counties into townships. Colfax Township took its identify from Schuyler Colfax, the seventeenth vp of the U.S. (1869–1873). The 53.1 sq. miles of the township stay frequently rural, and so much citizens have lived right here for 5 years or extra. Such balance generates group delight and enormous participation in great Days, the Colfax unfastened reasonable, the Fiddler’s Conventions, and different celebrations. The Colfax Museum displays the curiosity within the quarter. photographs of the United States: Colfax Township—a pictorial retrospective—celebrates the existence and occasions of the area.

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