One of our faithful readers pointed out this recent story about a 310 carat emerald that was recently found in Alexander County.
North Carolina Emerald: Big, green, and very rare
The NC Collection has several items related to emeralds in North Carolina. Click on the link below to see a catalog record of the items:
Emeralds — North Carolina
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Church histories are going digital
It describes a cooperative effort between Duke, UNC, and Wake Forest to digitize “the publications of religious groups from Murphy to Manteo.”