8 Facts About New South

1. The New South now has its highest share of black folks in half a century.

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2. New South is perhaps the most distinctive and colorful American region.

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3. New South is considered the area south of the Mason-Dixon line and the Ohio River.

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4. New South became a discrete region by an extended process linked to African American slavery.

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5. The New South was the world's leading producer of this commodity, which was a vital component of the global economy.

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6. New South will discover itself as the season starts, beginning with trips to Edgewood and New Albany this week.

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7. With the industrialization of the New South came economic change, migration, immigration and population growth.

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8. Many years, this "New South" was more of a slogan of civic boosters than a reality in many areas.

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