Colfax Township (Images of America) by Anita Price Davis,Mike Rhyne

By Anita Price Davis,Mike Rhyne

situated on the Rutherford-Cleveland County line, Colfax Township used to be 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 us (1869–1873). The 53.1 sq. miles of the township stay as a rule rural, and such a lot citizens have lived the following for 5 years or extra. Such balance generates neighborhood delight and substantial participation in large Days, the Colfax loose reasonable, the Fiddler’s Conventions, and different celebrations. The Colfax Museum displays the curiosity within the quarter. pictures of the USA: Colfax Township—a pictorial retrospective—celebrates the existence and occasions of the area.

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