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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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Frank Nash papers, 1726-1965 (bulk 1900-1919).

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Creator: Nash, Frank, 1855-1932.
Collection number: 539
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Abstract: Francis (Frank) Nash (1855-1932), son of the Reverend Frederick Kollock Nash (1813-1861) and Anne McLean Nash, was assistant attorney general of North Carolina, Read more…

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Marcus Joseph Wright papers, 1792-1945.

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Creator: Wright, Marcus Joseph, 1831-1922.
Collection number: 1044
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Abstract: Marcus Joseph Wright, Confederate brigadier general and military historian, worked for 30 years, beginning in 1878, as agent of the U.S. War Department charged with collecting and Read more…

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Robert E. Seymour papers, 1941-1997.

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Creator: Seymour, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1925-
Collection number: 4554
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Abstract: Correspondence, sermons, writings, and other papers of Robert E. Seymour, pastor of the Binkley Memorial Baptist Church in Chapel Hill, N.C., 1959-1988. Seymour, considered Read more…

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Southern Oral History Program collection, 1973-2008 (general abstract).

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Creator: Southern Oral History Program.
Collection number: 4007
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Abstract: In 1973, the History Dept. of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill established an oral history program devoted to the study of the southern region of the United States. The Read more…

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