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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…

Sours family papers, 1796-1988.

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Creator: Sours family.
Collection number: 4435
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Abstract: Correspondence, financial and legal items, diaries, photographs, and other materials of six generations of the Sours and related families. Much material relates to the Rev. John Dickson Read more…

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Ruffin and Meade family papers, 1796-1906 (bulk 1848-1866).

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Creator: Ruffin and Meade family papers, 1796-1906 (bulk 1848-1866).
Collection number: 642
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Abstract: The Meade family of Prince George County and Ruffin family of Hanover County, Va. Principal family members are Rebecca Beverley Meade (d. 1867); John E. Meade, Jr. (1843-1862); Charlotte Meade Ruffin (fl. Read more…

London family papers, 1776-1933 (bulk 1880s).

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Creator: London family.
Collection number: 2442
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Abstract: Personal and business papers of the London family of Wilmington, N.C., consisting chiefly of letters, 1880s, from John London (fl. 1873- 1921) to his family in Wilmington while Read more…

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Walton family papers, 1804-1910.

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Creator: Walton family.
Collection number: 1437
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Abstract: Members of the Walton family included William Walton (fl. 1811- 1855), who emigrated from South Carolina to western Alabama ca. 1820. As of 1836, Walton and his wife, Justina (fl. Read more…

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Price family papers, 1772-1875.

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Creator: Price family.
Collection number: 2850
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Abstract: Price family of Mecklenburg County, N.C., and Fayette and Giles counties, Tenn., where several members of the family moved to settle and where many of them owned land. Read more…

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Fayetteville (N.C.) miscellaneous papers, 1782-1953.

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Creator: Fayetteville (N.C.) miscellaneous papers.
Collection number: 2924
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Abstract: Unrelated records from Fayetteville, N.C., including a library record, 1844-1877, of Cross Creek Lodge, Odd Fellows; two 19th-century daybooks for general merchandise; an 18th-century general account book; a Read more…

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Charles Iverson Graves papers, 1831-1962.

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Creator: Graves, Charles Iverson, 1838-1896.
Collection number: 2606
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Abstract: Charles Iverson Graves of Newton and Floyd counties, Ga., and Caswell County, N.C., attended the U.S. Naval Academy; served as a U.S. and Confederate naval officer; taught school and operated a farm near Rome, Ga.; spent 1875-1878 in Read more…

John Francis Speight papers, 1795-1906.

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Creator: Speight, John Francis, 1804-1860.
Collection number: 3914
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Abstract: John Francis Speight was a Methodist clergyman, president of the North Carolina Conference of the Methodist Protestant Church, trustee of Jamestown Female College, and farmer Read more…

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William Whann Mackall papers, 1839-1939.

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Creator: Mackall, William Whann, 1818-1891.
Collection number: 1299
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Abstract: Mackall, a West Point graduate, served in the United States Army from his graduation in 1837 until 1861, and in the Confederate Army, 1861- 1865, attaining the rank of Read more…

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