We have a number of new collections that are preserved, processed, and now available for research. Some highlights:
- Collection materials span from 1733-2016.
- Subjects geographically range from Kentucky coal mines to Guyana.
- Looks like we have a summer cold: many collections touch on death, illness, and medical care.
- Some interesting mentions include a suspected slave uprising in Hillsborough, NC, medicinal recipes from the 1890s, and studies of medieval crusades.
Click on any of the collection titles to learn more about the materials, view any digital items, and request them for use in our reading room.
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