Papers of Burns, surveyor for several companies in western North Carolina and for the state in a boundary dispute with Tennessee (settled in U.S. Supreme Court in 1914). Volumes include transit books, field books, day books, time books, and level...
Papers of Ferguson, slave trader of Greensville Co., Va., and Northampton Co., N.C., including correspondence and reports on the slave market in Richmond and Lynchburg (1855-1859), promissory notes and receipts for slave purchase and hire...
Papers of Reid, Rockingham Co. Democrat, postmaster, state senator, congressman, governor (1851-1854), and U.S. senator. Most of the correspondence is political, touching almost every prominent issue of the time including free manhood suffrage,...
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