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Joseph S. Reynolds papers, 1860-1865.

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Creator: Reynolds, Joseph S. (Joseph Smith), 1839-1911.
Collection number: 5060-z
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Abstract: Joseph S. Reynolds was a Chicago high school graduate who enlisted in the Union Army at age 23 in October 1861. He was an officer of the 64th Illinois Infantry Regiment and the Yates Sharpshooters, taking part in 17 Read more…

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Southern Education Board records, 1898-1925.

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Creator: Southern Education Board.
Collection number: 680
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Abstract: The Southern Education Board was established in 1901 as the executive branch of the Conference for Education in the South, which was founded after a series of meetings, 1898-1900, held at Capon Springs, W. Va. The Board worked primarily Read more…

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Arthur Palmer Hudson papers, 1915-1966.

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Creator: Hudson, Arthur Palmer, 1892-1978.
Collection number: 4026
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Abstract: Correspondence, editorial papers from “The Frank C. Brown Collection of North Carolina Folklore,” and other material of Arthur Palmer Hudson (1892-1978), professor of Read more…

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Ruffin Thomson papers, 1822-1889.

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Creator: Thomson, Ruffin, 1841-1888.
Collection number: 3315
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Abstract: William H. Thomson, originally of Orange County, N.C., was a physician and small planter in Hinds County, Miss. His son Ruffin Thomson was a student at the University of Read more…

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Moore family papers, 1827-1942 (bulk 1860-1922).

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Creator: Moore family.
Collection number: 2568
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Abstract: Papers of the Moore family, originally of Chatham and Person counties, N.C., chiefly genealogical, but including business and family correspondence, 1855-1922, of Read more…

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Robert Wilson account books, 1772-1888.

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Creator: Wilson, Robert, b. 1789.
Collection number: 1896
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Abstract: John Wilson, his son, Robert Wilson, and his grandson, Robert Anderson Wilson, were merchants and farmers of Danville and Dan’s Hill, Pittsylvania County, Va. The collection includes Read more…

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M. J. Rosenau papers, 1871-1940 (bulk 1900-1924).

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Creator: Rosenau, M. J. (Milton Joseph), 1869-1946.
Collection number: 4289
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Abstract: Milton J. Rosenau was commissioned as an assistant surgeon in the U.S. Marine Hospital Service (now the U.S. Public Health Service) in 1890. In 1899, he was appointed director of the Hygienic Laboratory of that service. He Read more…

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Southern Justice Institute records, 1978-1993.

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Creator: Southern Justice Institute.
Collection number: 4704
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Abstract: The Southern Justice Institute, a public interest law firm, originally the southern division of the Christic Institute of Washington, D.C. It opened in 1985 as the Christic Institute South under director Lewis Pitts in Winston-Salem, N.C., relocating Read more…

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James Iredell papers, 1771-1799.

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Creator: Iredell, James, 1751-1799.
Collection number: 365
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Abstract: Lawyer, colonial customs collector, state official, and U.S. Supreme Court justice, of Edenton, N.C. Iredell’s papers include Port of Roanoke (N.C.) customs records, 1771-1776; Read more…

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Tucker family papers, 1790-1932.

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Creator: Tucker family.
Collection number: 2605
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Abstract: Tucker family of Virginia. Prominent family members include John Randolph Tucker (1823-1897), constitutional lawyer, legal scholar, U.S. representative, 1875-1887; and his son Read more…

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