RESEARCH PROJECTS are the ‘HEART’ of the BEN FRANKLIN SOCIETY
CURRENT RESEARCH PROJECTS:
Local Indian Lore / Joanne Carpenter / 2009
Cycle Franklin County / Bob Radcliffe / 2010
CURRENT NON-RESEARCH (OTHER) PROJECTS:
Franklin BreadWorks / Bob Radcliffe and Kerry Carter / 2009
Public Relations / Bob Radcliffe and Marion Blackburn / 2009
Here are some Research Projects ideas that you may wish to Propose and Direct:
Inventory of Indian Paths and Stream Fords throughout Franklin County: GPS coordinates, location description, photography and mapping to establish a baseline for future historical and archaeological study. http://www.tradingpath.org/
Inventory public and private County Birding Sites: eagles, hawks, buzzards, turkey etc. for the future integration into the NC Birding Trail project. http://www.ncbirdingtrail.org/
Inventory the best private and public fishing spots in the County.
Complete the County cemetery inventory: public and private that was initiated some years ago.
Assemble and publish insightful stories about long-time County residents to establish a character profile of life in Franklin County.
A Project Idea of your own . . .