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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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Robert Briggs Watson diary, 1942-1966.

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Creator: Watson, Robert Briggs, 1903-1978.
Collection number: 3844
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Abstract: Robert Briggs Watson (1903-1978), native of Clemson, S.C., was a physician who specialized in malaria research, parasitology, epidemiology, and public health administration.1942-1966. The collection consists of typed diaries Read more…

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John Aston Pritchett papers, 1787-1910; 1933.

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Creator: Pritchett, John Aston, 1826-1909.
Collection number: 3968
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Abstract: Pritchett of Greensboro, N.C., was a cabinetmaker, undertaker, active member of the Republican Party, and justice of the peace and legislator, 1881 and 1887. Miscellaneous Read more…

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Harrison and Smith family papers, 1857-2005.

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Creator: Harrison and Smith family.
Collection number: 5144
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Abstract: The Harrison and Smith family of Virginia, Maryland, and North Carolina included Aristides Spyker Smith (1809-1892), an Presbyterian and Episcopal minister and principal of Read more…

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Amos Henry Hawley papers, 1938-1991.

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Creator: Hawley, Amos Henry.
Collection number: 4218
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Abstract: Amos Henry Hawley (1910- ), demographer and teacher at the University of Michigan for thirty years. In 1966, he moved to the Sociology Department of the University Read more…

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William L. Spoon papers, 1858-1957 (bulk 1895-1920).

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Creator: Spoon, William L. (William Luther), 1862-1942.
Collection number: 4009
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Abstract: Civil engineer and good roads advocate of Alamance County, N.C. Personal and professional correspondence, writings, reports, blueprints, maps, and other papers of William Read more…

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