Miscellaneous Papers

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Miscellaneous Papers

The collection consists of single or small groupings of items arranged in units by provenance. Included are tax forms, records of accounts, slave lists and bills of sale, land patents, schedules of debt, wills, marriage licenses, naturalization papers, invitations, proclamations, commissions, sermons, speeches, and reminiscences, predominantly from North Carolina, Virginia, and other southern states. There is little correspondence.

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Lowenstein, Allard K. (Allard Kenneth), 1929-1980

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Allard Kenneth Lowenstein (January 16, 1929 – March 14, 1980) was an American academic, author, and politician. A member of the Democratic Party, he notably served as the U.S. Representative for New York's 5th congressional district from 1969 to 1971. Born in Newark, New Jersey, he graduated from the Horace Mann School in New York City before earning a B.A. from the University of North Carolina and an LL.B. from Yale Law School. In 1949 Lowenstein worked as a special assistant on the staff of...

Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972

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Ezra Pound was an expatriate American poet and critic, a major figure in the early modernist poetry movement, and a fascist collaborator in Italy during World War II. His works include Ripostes (1912), Hugh Selwyn Mauberley (1920), and his 800-page epic poem, The Cantos (c. 1917–1962). Pound's contribution to poetry began in the early 20th century with his role in developing Imagism, a movement stressing precision and economy of language. Working in London as foreign editor of several American l...

Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845

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Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) was the seventh President of the United States (1829-1837) as well as a lawyer, general, and legislator. Born in the Carolinas, he served as a courier during the Revolutionary War. He read for the law during his teen years and became a lawyer in Tennessee by 1787. The first U. S. Representative for Tennessee (1796), Jackson was elected to the Senate in 1797, resigned in 1798, and served as a judge on the Tennessee Supreme Court, 1798-1804. He was later reelected to ...

Greensboro Female College (Greensboro, N.C.)

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Dolphin Head (Edisto Island, S.C.)

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Knowles, William Pitcairn

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Hanks, Lucy, fl. 1917-1918.

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Van Landingham, Ralph.

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James, Hinton, 1776-1847.

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Collet, John

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Epithet: Consul at Genoa British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000246.0x000290 ...

Forsyth, John, 1812-1877

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Edgewood Plantation (Rockingham County, N.C.)

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Fox, Ann.

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Mesnard, Luther B.

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Haywood, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1852

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Pearsall, John, d. 1828.

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United States. Army. Medical Corps

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Fairfield, George N., d. 1863

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Sharp, Thomas R., fl. 1870s-1880s.

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Townes family.

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Wright, Thomas, 1830-1881

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Fairfield, Charles, fl. 1837-1863.

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Holmes family.

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Foreman, Benjamin.

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Mosteller family.

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Motts, A. William.

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Hutton, Paul C., 1875-1934.

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Pegg, Carl H. (Carl Hamilton), 1905-....

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Carl Hamilton Pegg was born in Deep River Township, Guilford County, N.C. He received his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina in history and government in 1929. In 1930, he joined the UNC History Department faculty and remained there until his retirement in 1975, during which time he developed a syllabus for the General College's freshman interdisciplinary course and 20th-century European, Russian, Eastern European, and Far Eastern history courses. He also assisted in strengthening the H...

Dodd, William Edward, 1869-1940

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William Edward Dodd (1869-1940) was a historian and United States ambassador to Germany. From the guide to the William Edward Dodd Letters, ., 1911-1923, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.) Historian, diplomat, college professor. From the description of William Edward Dodd letter to Alfred Jackson Hanna [manuscript], 1895 December 2. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 502141954 Historian and ...

United States. Army

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The United States Army is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces and performs land-based military operations. It is one of the seven uniformed services of the United States and is designated as the Army of the United States in the United States Constitution, Article 2, Section 2, Clause 1 and United States Code, Title 10, Subtitle B, Chapter 301, Section 3001. As the largest and senior branch of the U.S. military, the modern U.S. Army has its roots in the Continental Army, which wa...

Rankin, Edward L., 1919-2006

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Yoder, Edwin M. (Edwin Milton), 1934-

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Edwin M. Yoder (1934- ), native North Carolinian, journalist, writer, and journalism professor. A 1956 graduate of the University of North Carolina, Yoder wrote editorials and columns for the Charlotte News, 1958-1961; the Greensboro Daily News, 1961-1964 and 1965-1975; the Washington Star, 1975-1981, where he won the Pulitzer Prize in 1979; and the Washington Post Writers Group syndicate, 1981-1996. He taught history at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 1964-1965, and, in 1991, be...

Daniels, Josephus, 1862-1948

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Josephus Daniels, son of Josephus and Mary (Cleves) Daniels, was born in Washington, North Carolina, May 18, 1862. He attended the Wilson Collegiate Institute. On May 2, 1888, he married Addie W. Bagley. At the age of eighteen, he was editor of the "Wilson Advance"; admitted to the bar in 1885; state printer for North Carolina, 1887-1893; chief clerk, Department of the Interior, 1893-1895; editor of the "Raleigh State Chronicle", 1885; editor of the "Raleigh State News and Observer", 1894-1919; ...

Robinson, James S.

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Fisher, Jefferson

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Smith, Josiah, 1704-1781

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Republican Party (N.C.)

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North Carolina Institution for the Deaf and Dumb and the Blind

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Urbana Wine Company (Hammondsport, N.Y.)

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Mashborne family.

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Grimes, J. Bryan (John Bryan), 1868-1923

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John Bryan Grimes, the second of nine children born to Major General Bryan Grimes and Charlotte Emily Bryan, grew up on the family plantation, Grimesland, in Pitt County. He began his education at several North Carolina private schools, including Trinity School at Chocowinity. Grimes studied at the University of North Carolina (1882-1885) before completing his education at Bryant and Stratton Business College in Baltimore. An active farmer, he served as president of the North Carolina Tobacco Gr...

Rehoboth Methodist Church (Skinnersville, N.C.)

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McAlister, John, fl. 1846.

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Great Britain. Army

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Whitmore was govenor of Cape Breton Island and the Island of St. John (Prince Edward Island). From the description of Receipt for wages paid for labor in the Cape Breton colliery : manuscript, 1760. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612812416 Administrative history unavailable. The University of Victoria Libraries Special Collections has a mandate to acquire military papers. From the description of Great Britain Army collection. [1800-1941]. (University o...

Blair, John, 1732-1800.

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American judge, delegate from Virginia to the Constitutional Convention and associate justice on the Supreme Court from 1789-1796. From the description of Receipt, 1793 March 2. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 173203791 John Blair, the writer of this letter was a Virginian legal scholar, educated at the College of William and Mary and studied law at London's Middle Temple. He was a delegate from Virginia to the U.S. Constitutional Convention (1787) and serv...

Ray family.

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Holshouser, Frederick.

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Sanders, Nancy P.

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Freeze, Gary Richard

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Holshouser, Andrew.

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Gressman, Eugene, 1917-2010

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Law clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Frank Murphy, and Washington, D.C. attorney. From the description of Eugene Gressman papers, 1935-1967. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34418462 From the description of Eugene Gressman papers, 1935-1967 [microform] (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 81804126 Eugene Gressman was born April 18, 1917 in Lansing, Michigan. He graduated from the University of Michigan (A.B., 1938; J.D., 1940). ...

Morris, Lewis, fl. 1829

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United States. Navy

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Built and launched at New York Navy Yard; commissioned Nov. 12, 1944; scraped in 1993. Served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. From the description of USS Bon Homme Richard (CV/CVA-31) photograph collection 1944-1971. (The Mariners' Museum Library). WorldCat record id: 41657866 The federal government decided in 1941 to send Supply Corps personnel to Harvard Business School for training in the business of equipping the Navy. This was effected by a transfer...

Wheat, Martha Ann Hancock, b. 1823.

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Martha Ann Hancock Wheat was born in 1823 in Bedford County, Va. Around 1846, she married Zachariah J. Wheat, a widower, with whom she had seven children. The family lived on a small farm in the vicinity of Lynchburg, Va. From the description of Martha Ann Hancock diary and letter, 1845-1863 ; 1886. WorldCat record id: 27183686 ...

Martin, Thomas P., fl. 1841-1844.

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Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

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Abraham Lincoln (born February 12, 1809, Sinking Spring Farm near Hodgenville, Kentucky-died April 15, 1865, Washington, D.C.) was the sixteenth President of the United States from 1861 until his death by assassination. He was the son of a Kentucky frontiersman, Thomas Lincoln, and Nancy Hanks. In 1816, Lincoln moved to Pigeon Creek, Indiana, where he worked on his family's farm. Following his mother's death two years later, he continued working on farms until moving with his father to New Sa...

Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940

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Smith family.

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Brickhouse, Peter.

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Timrod, Henry, 1828-1867

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Poet, "poet laureate of the Confederacy" From the description of Papers: of Henry Timrod, 1867, n.d. [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647809839 Author and poet, of Charleston and Columbia, S.C.; known as "Poet Laureate of the Confederacy;" part-owner and editor, Daily South Carolinian newspaper; contributor, Russell's Magazine; son, of William Henry Timrod (1792-1838) and Thyrza Prince Timrod; husband of Kate Goodwin; father of William Timrod (1864...

James family.

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Lafferty, John Wilson, 1861-1941.

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St. James Church (Wilmington, N.C.)

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Norman, Mary, fl. 1802.

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Wilson, Louis Round, 1876-1979

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Louis Round Wilson (27 December 1876-10 December 1979) was born in Lenoir, N.C., and, in the 1890s, attended Davenport College in Lenoir; Haverford College in Haverford, Pa.; and the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C., from which he graduated in May 1899. After teaching for a few years, Wilson embarked on a long and distinguished career in librarianship, library science education, and university administration. Wilson served as librarian and first director of the School of Library...

Davis, Archie K.

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Archie K. Davis wrote "The Boy Colonel of the Confederacy" (1987) and was chair of the board of Wachovia Bank and Trust Company; president of the American Bankers Association, 1966; and president of the United States Chamber of Commerce. From the description of Archie K. Davis papers, 1927-1986 [manuscript]. WorldCat record id: 26243280 Archie K. Davis, North Carolina banker, was born 22 January 1911, in Winston-Salem. A graduate of the University of North Carol...

Buie's Creek Academy

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Haynes, Zacharias W., fl. 1860s-1890s.

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Pearsall, Elizabeth James.

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Davidson College

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Masonic and Eastern Star Home of North Carolina.

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Coates, Gladys Hall

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Albert Coates, founder and long-time director of the Institute of Government at the University of North Carolina, was born in Johnston County, N.C., in 1896 and died in 1989. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of North Carolina in 1918 and an LLB from Harvard University in 1923. Upon graduation, Coates joined the faculty of the University of North Carolina School of Law and taught there until 1969. In 1931, Coates founded the Institute of Government at the University ...

United States. Circuit Court (3rd Circuit)

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Brown, George, 1835-1913

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Berry, John, 1798-1870

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Builder and architect from Hillsborough (Orange Co.), N.C. From the description of Papers, 1798-1967. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20839521 ...

Smith, Richard H.

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Carrington, George L., 1895-1972.

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Bell, R. W., fl. 1898.

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Havard, William C.

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Pittman, Newsom J., b. 1818.

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Welker, George Wm. (George William), 1817-1894

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George William Welker (1817-1894), was a Pennsylvanian who emigrated to North Carolina in 1841. He was a minister of the German Reformed Church; pastor of the Mount Hope Church in eastern Guilford County, N.C.; and a member of the North Carolina constitutional convention, 1868. From the description of George William Welker paper, ca. 1868. WorldCat record id: 27183712 ...

Johns, John B.

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Norwood family.

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Andrews, Richard N. L.

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Herring, Needham Bryan, b. 1839.

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Love, John B.

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Norwood, George W.

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Forsyth, John, 1780-1841

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John Forsyth (1780-1841) was born in Fredericksburg, Virginia, on October 22. He graduated from Princeton in 1799 and was admitted to the bar in 1802. In 1808, Forsyth became the Attorney-General of Georgia. He was elected governor of Georgia in 1828. He married Clara Meigs, daughter of Josiah Meigs, who was the first president of Franklin College (later named the University of Georgia). Forsyth died on October 21, 1841. From the description of John Forsyth papers, 1811-1841. (Georgi...

Greenville Academy (Greenville, N.C.)

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Drane, Rebecca Wood.

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United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 55th (1861-1865)

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Park, Wilda.

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Waring, Julius Waties, 1880-1968

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Judge. From the description of Reminiscences of Julius Waties Waring : oral history, 1957. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309728157 Federal judge, lawyer, and civil rights advocate; of Charleston, S.C. From the description of Letter, 1921 May 24, Charleston, S.C., to Julian Mitchell, Charleston, S.C. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 54862038 From the description of Letter, 1935 Apr. 27, Charleston, S...

Edgeworth Female Seminary (Greensboro, N.C.)

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Salem Academy (Winston-Salem, N.C.)

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Wilmington and Weldon Rail Road

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Woodrow, James, 1828-1907

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Editor of the Southern Presbyterian [newspaper], professor at University of South Carolina, and Presbyterian clergyman; proponent of theory of evolution; and beginning 28 Dec. 1865; in 1873, Woodrow claimed a "larger circulation than any other daily or weekly published in the State ..." From the description of Account books, 1848-1875. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 48991267 James Woodrow was a chemistry student who attended a class of Robert Bunsen (181...

Smith, Mary Shannon

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Greenfield Fisheries (Edenton, N.C.)

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Neufville, Edward.

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White Rock Baptist Church (Durham, N.C.)

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The White Rock Baptist Church was founded in Durham, N.C., in 1866. From the description of White Rock Baptist Church records, 1880s-1980s. WorldCat record id: 40074899 The White Rock Baptist Church was founded in 1866 in Durham, N.C., by two clergymen, the Reverend Zuck Horton and the Reverend Samuel Daddy Hunt, who organized the church in the home of Margaret Maggie Faucette. As the membership grew, the Church moved from the Faucette home at the corner of Pett...

Gatling, Eva Ingersoll, 1912-2000

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d. August 15, 2000. From the description of Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122462454 ...

Holmes, F. S. (Francis Simmons), 1815-1882

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University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Dept. of History.

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Tindall, George Brown.

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George Brown Tindall, Kenan professor of history emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, was born in Greenville, S.C., in 1921. He earned a bachelor's degree from Furman University in 1942, and a master's degree and Ph.D. in history from the University of North Carolina, 1948 and 1951. Tindall is the author of a number of works, including South Carolina Negroes, 1877-1900 (1952); The Emergence of the New South, 1913-1945 (1967); The Ethnic Southerners (1976); an...

Davenport family.

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Sprunt, William

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Franklin, John Hope, 1915-

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1915, Jan. 2 John Hope Franklin born in Rentiesville, Oklahoma to Buck Colbert and Mollie Franklin 1935 Completed Bachelor of Arts in history at Fisk University 1940, June 11 Married Aurelia E. Whittington, librarian 1941 ...

United States. Selective Service System

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Huey Pierce Long was born on August 30, 1893, in Winnfield, La. He briefly attended the University of Oklahoma School of Law in Norman, Okla., and later Tulane University Law School in New Orleans, La. He practiced law in Winnfield and later in Shreveport, La. Long was a member of the Louisiana Railroad Commission (later the Louisiana Public Service Commission) (1918-1928), governor of Louisiana (1928-1932), and U.S. Senator from Louisiana (1932-1935). Charismatic and immensely popular for his s...

Barlow, Samuel L. M. (Samuel Latham Mitchill), 1826-1889

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Samuel Latham Mitchill Barlow, prominent corporation lawyer and backstage Democrat. Co-founder of the law firm of Bowdoin, Larocque, and Barlow in 1852, he specialized in corporate law and management, particularly in railroads, mining, land, and utilities, and was a part owner of the New York World. Barlow represented the English Shareholders Association in a successful attack on the corrupt management of the Erie Railroad in 1872 and was directly responsible for the ouster of Jay Gould from the...

Brim, Samuel J.

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Tappahannock Seminary on the Rappahannock River

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The Tappahannock Seminary was started by Lucy Wellford Gray in 1818. It included over seven hundred girls and boys during its history. The school taught reading, writing, figuring, domestic arts, music, drawing, and manners, and was well-respected and highly patronized. It closed in 1860 with the death of Lucy Wellford Gray. Lucy Yates Wellford Gray (1781-1860) was the daughter of Dr. Robert Wellford, of Fredericksburg, Virginia. In 1808, she married Dr. Thomas Branch Willson Gray (1784-1818) an...

Graham, Mary Owen, 1872-1957.

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Smith, Thomas, 1648-1694

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Geer Cemetery (Durham, N.C.)

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Pliscz, Anna.

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Park family.

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Hewlin, Edward.

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Wright, J. Skelly

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Federal judge and professor of law. Full name: James Skelly Wright. Born 1911; died 1988. From the description of J. Skelly Wright papers, 1933-1987 (bulk 1948-1986). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 74985584 Federal judge and law professor; full name: James Skelly Wright; b. 1911; d. 1988. From the description of Papers, 1933-1987 (bulk 1948-1986). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 31605164 Biographical Note ...

Seabrook, Henry.

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Coates, Albert, 1896-1989

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Albert Coates, founder and long-time director of the Institute of Government at the University of North Carolina, was born in Johnston County, N.C., in 1896 and died in 1989. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of North Carolina in 1918 and an LLB from Harvard University in 1923. Upon graduation, Coates joined the faculty of the University of North Carolina School of Law and taught there until 1969. In 1931, Coates founded the Institute of Government at the University ...

University of North Carolina (1793-1962)

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The University of North Carolina was chartered by the state's General Assembly in 1789. Its first student was admitted in 1795. The governing body of the University, from its founding until 1932, was a forty-member Board of Trustees elected by the General Assembly. The Board met twice a year; at other times the business of the University was carried on by the Board's secretary-treasurer and by the presiding professor (called president beginning in 1804). Other faculty members later assumed the r...

Barringer, Osmond L.

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Jordan, Michael, 1963-....

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Caines, George, 1771-1825

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Buchanan, James, 1791-1868

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Epithet: US President British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000471.0x000128 James Buchanan, Jr. (1791-1868) was the 15th President of the United States, serving from 1857–1861. Prior to his presidency, Buchanan represented Pennsylvania in the House of Representatives and later the Senate, and served as Secretary of State under President James K. Polk (1845-1849). Source : About the White Hous...

Jones, May Belle Penn.

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Young family.

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Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849

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James Knox Polk followed a career path which was blazed by Andrew Jackson. Both men hailed from southwestern North Carolina. Both migrated to Tennessee, where they practiced law and entered politics, and both were elected president of the United States. As similar as their paths were, James Polk was a different personality from his fiery predecessor. His life and career were marked by a relentless pursuit of his goals instead of the dramatic aura that perpetually surrounded Jackson. The effect...

North Carolina Radiological Society

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Graham, John A., fl. 1917.

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Holt, Lawrence Shackleford, b. 1883.

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Rolleston, Christopher

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Fanning, Edmund, 1739-1818

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Henry Eustace McCulloh (died circa 1810), resident of Edenton, N.C., was a royal official and large landholder in North Carolina. He served as his father's agent and as attorney for G. A. Selwyn, both owners of large tracts of land in North Carolina. Edmund Fanning (1739-1818) was a lawyer and colonial official in Hillsborough, N.C. Fanning was a member of the Assembly, a judge of the Superior Court, and a militia colonel. From the guide to the Fanning and Mc...

Dobbs, Arthur, 1689-1765

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Arthur Dobbs (1689-1765) was an Irish author, statesman and governor of North Carolina. From the description of Arthur Dobbs papers [manuscript], circa 1683-1722. (Oregon Historical Society Research Library). WorldCat record id: 688618133 From the guide to the Arthur Dobbs papers, circa 1683-1722, (Oregon Historical Society Research Library) Arthur Dobbs was the Governor of North Carolina fron 1754 to 1762. From the description of Letters, 1756-1757, to ...

Anderson, W. E. (William E.)

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Wake Forest University

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Slade, Alfred M.

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Grantham, Dewey W.

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Canada. Canadian Army. Battalion, 41th.

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Blackwood family.

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George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820

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George III, King of Great Britain from 25 October 1760 until his death on 29 January 1820. From the description of George III, King of Great Britain manuscript material : 2 items, 1793-1801 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 232498897 John Halkett was Captain General for Great Britain and governor of the Bahamas. From the description of British Trade with West Indies, Document, 1801 December 15. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 12261...

Gray, Lucy Yates Wellford, 1781-1866.

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Episcopal Church

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In 1982, the General Convention of the Church deleted the words "Protestant" and "in the United States of America" from the official title of the Church, making it the Episcopal Church. From the description of Records of the Protestant Episcopal Church of the United States of America, Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society, 1823-1975 (inclusive). (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702152635 ...

Stephenson, Nathaniel W. (Nathaniel Wright), 1867-1935

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Educator, historian, journalist, and writer. Stephenson was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Reuben Henry and Louisa Wright Stephenson. He became a professor of history and economics at the College of Charleston (Charleston, S.C.) in 1902. Stephenson was the author of numerous historical works and novels. His wife was Martha Stephenson. From the description of Stephenson family papers, 1833-1933. (College of Charleston). WorldCat record id: 31740948 ...

Stone, Young.

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Democratic Party (N.C.)

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During the 1960 election, the North Carolina Democratic Party was led by Bert L. Bennett, state executive committee chairman, and operated out of headquarters in Raleigh, N.C. Democratic candidates for whom the state party campaigned in 1960 included John F. Kennedy for President of the United States and Terry Sandford for Governor of North Carolina. From the guide to the Democratic Party Campaign Headquarters Records, ., 1960, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. S...

Staley, Joseph, fl. 1859-1865.

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Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States

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The Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States (ELAS) was founded in 1859 by Henry Baldwin Hyde (1834-1899). It became, by the year of Hyde’s death, the largest life insurance company in the world. Hyde sought to guarantee that his son, James Hazen Hyde (1876-1959), would continue family control of the company after his death, but in 1905 the younger Hyde lost control in a struggle which resulted from an investigation of the insurance industry by New York State. From the g...

Henry, Aaron, 1922-1997

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President of the Mississippi branch of the NAACP, Chairman of the Democratic State Committee for Mississippi and candidate for governor of Mississippi. From the description of Aaron Henry papers, 1965-1970. (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321029 ...

Tryon, William, 1729-1788

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Colonial governor of North Carolina, 1764-1771, and New York, 1771-1780. From the description of William Tryon papers, 1772-1784. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58779879 British army officer and colonial lt. governor and governor of North Carolina. From the description of Correspondence of William Tryon, 1773-1774. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82551846 Colonial gov. of New York. From the description of Letter si...