By Anita Price Davis,Mike Rhyne

situated on the Rutherford-Cleveland County line, Colfax Township was once a reaction to the 1868 nation mandate to divide North Carolina counties into townships. Colfax Township took its identify from Schuyler Colfax, the seventeenth vice chairman of the USA (1869–1873). The 53.1 sq. miles of the township stay customarily rural, and such a lot citizens have lived right here for 5 years or extra. Such balance generates group delight and substantial participation in significant Days, the Colfax loose reasonable, the Fiddler’s Conventions, and different celebrations. The Colfax Museum displays the curiosity within the sector. photos of the USA: Colfax Township—a pictorial retrospective—celebrates the lifestyles and instances of the area.

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