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    • Barrow - Latham Family Bible Records

    • 1840; 1841; 1842; 1843; 1844; 1845; 1846; 1847; 1848; 1849; 1850; 1851; 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857; 1858; 1859; 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1874; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880;...
    • Warren C. McNeill and two unidentified women

    • Photograph labeled "Frieds" [Friends]; the photo is of Warren Carson McNeill and two young women, one of whom (on McNeill's right) may be woman indentified in other photographs as Vu, Vii or Via. This photograph is part of a photo album belonging...
    • McNeill, Warren Carson;
    • Waste No Food!

    • Text promotes the value of conserving food by not making or serving too much at meals, by not letting food spoil, and by not handling food carelessly. Excerpt: "For practical advice on how to feed your family efficiently and make the most of the...
    • United States. Dept. of Agriculture
    • The Truth--We Are In A Real War Against A Brutal Foe

    • Text states this is a real war - against a most brutal foe. Those who did not go to France can do their duty at home, by speeding supplies to the armies fighting to save American homes and lives.
    • United States. Dept. of Labor
    • Volunteers Wanted for Farm Work

    • Image of Uncle Sam speaking to a farmer. Caption: "Uncle Sam wants the names of able-bodied men and boys who will 'Do their bit' for the country's defense on the farms. A shortage of food products would seriously handicap the fighting forces and...
    • U.S. Pictorial Service--Coat O' Many Medals Is a U.S. Marine's

    • Photograph of a woman holding a Marines coat with several medals, on either side of her are two Marines. Text: "Would you believe that during a single enlistment in the U.S. Marine Corps a man won nine medals...U.S. Marines fight on land, at sea,...
    • Men Wanted for the Army

    • Three soldiers in the foreground are sending or receiving messages over a wireless radio. Soldiers in the middle ground prepare to fire a canyon. Soldiers in the background are standing on a bluff, signaling with a red flag.
    • Whelan, Michael P.
    • Victory Gardens and Vitamin Diets on the Home Front

    • Depicts a woman and child working in a garden in front of a house. Text: "Here are helps for cultivating and using your victory gardens." Stamped on back "North Carolina Work Projects Administration Library Project."
    • The Box Score

    • Poster includes information about a division, possibly 7th Armored Division, commanded by Major General R. W. Hasbrouck, and division statistics, such as number of prisoners taken, armament captured and destroyed, and number of awards and...
    • Shaffner Diary and Papers, 1845-1867

    • Printed, edited diary of Dr. John Francis Shaffner, Sr., of Salem, surgeon in 33rd and 4th Regts. NCT, kept while in the latter regiment (Sept., 1863-Feb., 1864). Also typed, edited copies of his correspondence and that of Carrie Fries whom he...
    • Dr. James Edward Smoot (1868-1949) Collection, 1773-1947

    • Papers of Dr. Smoot, physician and historian of Cabarrus Co., consisting primarily of his unpublished typescript, "An Encyclopedic History of Cabarrus County and Territory from 1732-1944," with indexes and photographs. In the typescript are...
    • Calvin H. Wiley (1819-1887) Papers, 1757-1925

    • Papers of Wiley of Guilford Co., first superintendent of common schools (1853-1865), including letters from Wiley about family, publication of his two novels and The North Carolina Reader (1851, 1853), his collaboration with W. D. Cooke to edit the...
    • Edward L. Travis Papers, 1806-1931

    • Papers of Edward L. Travis, state senator from Halifax Co. and great-grandson of Congressman Richard Stanford (1767-1816), including letters about contract for convict labor (1891), list of candidates for magistrates and constable in Littleton...
    • State Agency Finding Aid: Board of Photographic Examiners, 1935-1949

    • In 1935 the General Assembly created the State Board of Photographic Examiners to regulate and control the practice of photography and the related photo-finishing industry. The board's establishment grew out of a plan originally proposed by the...
    • North Carolina State Board of Photographic Examiners
    • State Agency Finding Aid: State Planning Board, 1910-1947

    • State planning of a comprehensive nature was first introduced in North Carolina when Governor John C. B. Ehringhaus established the State Planning Board in January of 1935. Initially the board was created in response to recommendations made by...
    • North Carolina State Planning Board
    • R. Gregg Cherry (1891-1957) Papers, 1911-1957

    • Papers of Robert Gregg Cherry, Gastonia lawyer and governor of North Carolina (1945-1949). Some correspondence and ledgers (1913-1932) relate to the A. L. Bulwinkle and Cherry law firm; and files on Cherry's WWI service as captain in 1st N.C....
    • Julia Horner Cooper Papers , 1880-1942

    • Emma Julia (Horner) Cooper, 1866-1944, was the daughter of James H. and Sophronia (Moore) Horner. Her father was founder of the celebrated Horner School in Oxford. Her mother was the daughter of Dr. Partius Moore of Mount Tirzah (son of General...


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