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210 Pittsboro Street, Campus Box 6210
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-6210
(919) 962-2091   FAX: (919) 962-2279


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Oct. 4, 1999 -- No. 593

UNC-CH owned inn honored as historical site

Public announcement/ceremony
The Carolina Inn, 211 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill
Tuesday (Oct. 5) 3:45 p.m.

Officials from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and other local and state leaders will be on hand Tuesday (Oct. 5) for a public announcement about the Carolina Inn.

North Carolina Secretary of Cultural Resources Betty McCain, UNC-CH Chancellor William O. McCoy, Board of Trustees Chair Anne W. Cates, Carolina Inn General Manager Creston Woods are among those attending the 3:45 p.m. ceremony.

The inn, which is celebrating its 75th birthday, is a favorite gathering place for alumni returning to Chapel Hill for various events.

The ceremony will take place in the horseshoe area of the parking lot located off Pittsboro street.

Parking: There will limited parking for media representatives in the parking lot of the Carolina Inn.

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