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Most Beaufort real estate sold by the federal government in 1864 was purchased by whom?
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Question: In the boom of commercial activity in the late 1860s, 20 of the 23 "general" shops listed were dealers in what?
Answer: Twenty of the 23 "general" shops listed were dealers in liquor, the majority of which were located on Bay, Carteret and Scott streets.
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