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John Herbert Roper papers, 1979-2003.

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Creator: Roper, John Herbert, 1948-
Collection number: 4235
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Abstract: John Herbert Roper is a professor of history with interests chiefly related to the history of the American South. Correspondence, interviews, writings, and other materials relating to historian John Herbert Roper’s work as Read more…

Townsend Ludington papers, 1968-1969.

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Creator: Ludington, Townsend, 1936-
Collection number: 4951
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Abstract: C. Townsend Ludington received a B.A. from Yale University in 1957 and an M.A. and Ph.D. from Duke University in 1964 and 1967 respectively. He began teaching English at the Read more…

North Carolina Commission on Interracial Cooperation records, 1922-1949.

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Creator: North Carolina Commission on Interracial Cooperation records, 1922-1949.
Collection number: 3823
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Abstract: The North Carolina Commission on Interracial Cooperation was established in 1921 as a state affiliate of the Commission on Interracial Cooperation to work toward improved race relations in the state. Like its parent Read more…

Blackford family papers, 1742-1953.

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Creator: Blackford family.
Collection number: 1912
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Abstract: Blackford family members lived in Fredericksburg, Lynchburg, and Alexandria, Va. Chiefly correspondence of three generations of the Blackford family. Included are letters relating to the involvement of Mary Berkeley (Minor) Blackford Read more…

Markham, Leigh, Durham, Lloyd, and other families papers, 1712-1966.

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Creator: Booker, Elsie H., collector.
Collection number: 4580
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Abstract: Elsie H. Booker (1923- ) of Durham County, N.C., collector of antiques, artifacts, and family papers. Papers of various families. Series 1 Markham, Leigh, and related families: Read more…

Louis Round Wilson papers, 1833-1985.

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Creator: Wilson, Louis Round, 1876-1979.
Collection number: 3274
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Abstract: Louis Round Wilson (1876-1979) was librarian and first director of the School of Library Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1901-1932, and dean of the Read more…

J. L. M. Curry papers, 1890-1903.

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Creator: Curry, J. L. M. (Jabez Lamar Monroe), 1825-1903.
Collection number: 197
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Abstract: Southern educator. Two letters from Grover Cleveland, and one each from James Bryce and Wade Hampton, to Curry concerning Curry’s work with the Slater Fund for the education of freedmen. Also included are a description of an Read more…

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…