Our State

Charlie Poole/Bamboo Country/Vanishing Links

Season 600 Episode 606 | 28m 30s

Travel back to the early 1900s to meet Charlie Poole, a linthead from Eden, and hear his revolutionary approach to banjo. Visit the Haiku Bamboo Nursery, and learn more about this beautiful and often misunderstood plant. Discover writer Katey Schultz's passion for North Carolina's hidden footbridges, as she leads a roundabout tour through the North Carolina mountains.

Aired: 07/04/12

Rating: NR

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