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William Belvidere Meares papers, 1851-1948.

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Creator: Meares, William Belvidere, 1826-1896.
Collection number: 2058-z
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Abstract: William Belvidere Meares was a physician and planter of Davidson County, N.C. Includes letters of William Belvidere Meares, his wife Mary Thomas Exum Meares, their Read more…

Youth Educational Services, Inc., records, 1963-1968.

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Creator: Youth Educational Services, Inc.
Collection number: 3807
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Abstract: Youth Educational Services, Inc., a Durham, N.C., non-profit organization dedicated to channeling the efforts of college students in North Carolina into constructive, action-related services. Records of Youth Educational Services, Inc., Read more…

Bart F. Smallwood papers, 1959-1998.

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Creator: Smallwood, Bart F. (Bart Fearing), d. 1985.
Collection number: 4883
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Abstract: Bart Fearing Smallwood was an African-American community organizer in the Windsor and Indian Woods communities of Bertie County, N.C., in the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s. He was Read more…

Robert E. Gallman papers, 1960-1998.

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Creator: Gallman, Robert E.
Collection number: 5000
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Abstract: Economic historian Robert E. Gallman (1926-1998) joined the faculty of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1962. He was named a Kenan Professor in 1980 and served as chair of the Economics Department, Read more…

Frank G. Ruffin papers, 1802-1909.

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Creator: Ruffin, Frank G.
Collection number: 640
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Abstract: Francis (“Frank”) Gildart Ruffin (1816-1892), was a planter of Chesterfield County, Va., Confederate colonel, 2nd auditor of Virginia, editor, and political writer. Ruffin served as chairman of the Virginia Sinking Fund Read more…

Edwin R. MacKethan papers, 1794-1970, 2003 (bulk 1884-1932).

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Creator: MacKethan, Edwin R. (Edwin Robeson), 1869-1951.
Collection number: 4298
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Abstract: Edwin Robeson MacKethan was born in Fayetteville, N.C., on 7 September 1869. He was graduated from University of North Carolina in 1891. During the 1890s, MacKethan spent Read more…

North Carolina Council on Human Relations records, 1940s-1980s (bulk 1954-1969).

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Creator: North Carolina Council on Human Relations records, 1940s-1980s (bulk 1954-1969).
Collection number: 4880
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Abstract: The North Carolina Council on Human Relations (NCCHR) was one of twelve state organizations affiliated with the Southern Regional Council (SRC). An interracial organization, it sought, from 1954 until 1969, to solve racial Read more…

Burwell family papers, 1745-1997.

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Creator: Burwell family.
Collection number: 112
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Abstract: Members of the Burwell family lived in Warren, Vance, and Granville counties, N.C., and Mecklenburg County, Va., and members of the Williams family lived in Warren County, N.C. Prominent Burwell family members were Armistead (d. Read more…

Mary Bynum Borgognoni papers, 1943-1945.

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Creator: Borgognoni, Mary Bynum.
Collection number: 989
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Abstract: Letters from officers of southern colleges and universities answering an inquiry about the status of graduate education in the South, graduate study by blacks, and southerners educated in Europe before 1900. These letters were solicited Read more…

Francis Donnell Winston papers, 1828-1943 (bulk 1890-1939).

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Creator: Winston, Francis Donnell, 1857-1941.
Collection number: 2810
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Abstract: Francis Donnell Winston attended Cornell University, 1873-1874, and took an A.B. from the University of North Carolina in 1879; practiced law in Windor, N.C.; was clerk of the Read more…