The Mysterious Lost State of Franklin
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KQED World: Sat, Jul 26, 2014 -- 5:30 PM
At the end of the American Revolution, frontier settlers beyond the Appalachian mountains broke away from North Carolina to form their own government. They named their new territory: The State of Franklin. The region's citizens, once united against the British Crown, now found themselves divided against one another.