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Two libraries at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill which have collections of interest to genealogists are:  
 
Two libraries at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill which have collections of interest to genealogists are:  
  
'''E-mail:'''<ref name="S1">Source 1.</ref>  
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'''E-mail:'''<ref>[http://www2.lib.unc.edu/wilson/about/contact.html Contact Us] in ''Louis Round Wilson Special Collections Library'' (accessed 16 February 2014), and [http://library.unc.edu/ask/ Contact Us] in ''UNC Chapel Hill Libraries'' (accessed 16 February 2014).</ref>  
  
 
:*'''''Wilson Special Collections Library&nbsp;''''' [mailto:nccref@unc.edu nccref@unc.edu] <br>  
 
:*'''''Wilson Special Collections Library&nbsp;''''' [mailto:nccref@unc.edu nccref@unc.edu] <br>  
 
:*'''''Davis Library&nbsp;''''' [http://library.unc.edu/ask/ E-mail a Question] form <br>
 
:*'''''Davis Library&nbsp;''''' [http://library.unc.edu/ask/ E-mail a Question] form <br>
  
'''Address:'''<ref name="S1" />
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'''Address:'''  
  
:'''''Wilson Special Collections Library'''''<br>200 South Road Wilson Library (Campus PO Box #3948)<br>UNC Chapel Hill, NC 27515-8890<br>Telephone: 919-962-1172<br>
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:'''''Wilson Special Collections Library''''' <ref>[http://www2.lib.unc.edu/wilson/visit/hours.html Hours and Directions] in ''Louis Round Wilson Special Collections Library'' (accessed 16 February 2014).</ref><br>200 South Road Wilson Library (Campus PO Box #3948)<br>UNC Chapel Hill, NC 27515-8890<br>Telephone: 919-962-1172<br>
  
:'''''Davis Library''''' <br>208 Raleigh Street (Campus PO Box #3916) <br>UNC Chapel Hill, NC 27599<br><br>
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:'''''Davis Library''''' <ref>[http://library.unc.edu/davis/ Davis Library] in ''UNC Chapel Hill Libraries'' (accessed 16 February 2014).</ref> <br>208 Raleigh Street (Campus PO Box #3916) <br>UNC Chapel Hill, NC 27599<br>Telephone: 919-962-1151<br><br>
  
'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;???<br>  
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'''Hours and Directions:'''<br>  
  
'''Directions, maps, and public transportation:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;{''Optional''} <br>
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*'''''Wilson Special Collections Library&nbsp;''''' [http://www2.lib.unc.edu/wilson/visit/hours.html Hours and Directions].
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*'''''Davis Library&nbsp;''''' [http://library.unc.edu/davis/directions/ Hours, Directions, and Parking].
  
 
'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>  
 
'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>  
  
*Repository Internet site ''{create a link for each bullet, and then give a line or two listing content so the reader will know if it is worthwhile to click on that link}.''<br>
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*[https://library.unc.edu/ UNC Chapel Hill Libraries] libraries and hours, research tools, using the library, research and learning, about us, library news, and current exhibits.  
*Repository catalog online. <br>  
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*[http://search.lib.unc.edu/search.jsp?tab=advanced UNC Chapel Hill Libraries Catalog] search by keyword, title, author, subject, ISBN, publisher, OCLC number, or call number. <br>  
 
*[http://www2.lib.unc.edu/ncc/genealogy.html Family History and Genealogy Resources in the North Carolina Collection] online catalog, NC biographical index, newspaper clippings, and censuses.<br>  
 
*[http://www2.lib.unc.edu/ncc/genealogy.html Family History and Genealogy Resources in the North Carolina Collection] online catalog, NC biographical index, newspaper clippings, and censuses.<br>  
*other(s).<br>
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*[http://guides.lib.unc.edu/content.php?pid=435747&sid=3566031 Orange County History Guide - Genealogy] biographies, family and local histories, marriage and death newspaper notices, land grants, cemeteries and marriage bonds.<br>
  
 
=== Collection Description  ===
 
=== Collection Description  ===
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=== Guides  ===
 
=== Guides  ===
  
{''Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. ''}  
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*Blosser, Susan Sokol, and Clyde Norman Wilson Jr. ''The Southern Historical Collection: A Guide to Manuscripts'' (Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Library, 1970). {{WorldCat|125777|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|609520|item|disp=FHL book 975 H23s}}. This guide may help you locate biographical and local history information pertaining to a family.  
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*Smith, Everard H. ''Southern Historical Collection: Supplementary Guide to Manuscripts, 1970–1975'' (Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Library, 1976). {{WorldCat|2401855|At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|609523|item|disp=FHL book 975 H23s supp}}.
  
 
=== Alternate Repositories  ===
 
=== Alternate Repositories  ===
 
{''&nbsp;'''List''' (link to a Wiki article for) '''at least one or more other repositories''' that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.''}
 
  
 
If you cannot visit or find a source at the '''''{{PAGENAME}}''''', a similar source may be available at one of the following.  
 
If you cannot visit or find a source at the '''''{{PAGENAME}}''''', a similar source may be available at one of the following.  
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'''''Overlapping Collections'''''<br>  
 
'''''Overlapping Collections'''''<br>  
  
*Alternate Repository ''{create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}''<br>  
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*[[Library of Congress]], Washington, DC, is the world's largest library including 50,000 genealogies, 100,000 local histories, manuscripts, microfilms, maps, newspapers, photographs, books, strong in North American, British Isles, and German sources. The [http://www.loc.gov/rr/genealogy/ Local History and Genealogy Reading Room] has moved to the '''Main Reading Room''', but services remiain unchanged.<ref>[http://www.loc.gov/rr/genealogy/lhgcoll.html The Collections] in ''Local History and Genealogy Reading Room'' in ''Library of Congress'' (accessed 31 December 2013).</ref>
*<br>
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*[[National Archives and Records Administration|National Archives I]], Washington DC, census, pre-WWI military service &amp; pensions, passenger lists, naturalizations, passports, federal bounty land, homesteads, bankruptcy, ethnic sources, prisons, and federal employees.<ref>[http://www.archives.gov/dc-metro/washington/researcher-info.html Information for Researchers at the National Archives Building in Washington, DC] in ''National Archives'' (accessed 31 December 2013).</ref>
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*[[National Archives at Atlanta]] records of federal agencies and courts for Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, censuses, ships lists, naturalizations, Indian records, and military records.<ref>[http://www.archives.gov/atlanta/finding-aids/genealogy.html Checklist of Records Available for Research into Family History at NARA's Southeast Region] in ''National Archives'' (accessed 13 February 2014).</ref>
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*[[North Carolina State Archives|North Carolina State Archives]], Raleigh, has so many county court records they have not all been cataloged,<ref name="DB85">Dollarhide and Bremer, 85.</ref> NC government records at the state, district, and county levels, maps, War of 1812, Civil War, World Wars, newspapers, photos, organization records, private collections, and defunct academic institution records.<ref>[http://www.ncdcr.gov/archives/Public/Collections.aspx Collections] in ''State Archives of North Carolina '' (accessed 7 February 2014).</ref>  
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*[[State Library of North Carolina]], Raleigh, has Internet genealogy databases; digital: family Bibles, marriages, deaths, newspapers, and cemetery photos; genealogy guides; and county records.<ref>[http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/ghl/resources/genealogy.html Genealogy Research] in ''State Library of North Carolina '' (accessed 7 February 2014).</ref>
  
 
'''''Similar Collections'''''<br>  
 
'''''Similar Collections'''''<br>  
  
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*[http://library.duke.edu/ Duke University Perkins Library], Durham, largest manuscript collection in the South, including newspapers, county records, Bibles, and journals. Also census records from the National Archives.<ref name="DB85" />
*<br>
 
  
 
'''''Neighboring Collections'''''<br>  
 
'''''Neighboring Collections'''''<br>  
  
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*[http://vitalrecords.nc.gov/order.htm North Carolina Vital Records], Raleigh, order for a fee births since 1913, deaths since 1930, marriages since 1962, and divorces since 1958.<ref>[http://vitalrecords.nc.gov/order.htm Vital Records] in ''NC Dept. of Health and Human Services'' (accessed 13 February 2013).</ref>
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*[http://www.co.orange.nc.us/deeds/ Orange County Register of Deeds] births and deaths since 1913, marriages from 1754, divorces from 1869, probate records from 1856, and civil court records from 1865.<ref>''Handy Book for Genealogists'', 7th ed. (Logan, Utah: Everton Pub., 1981), 215. {{WorldCat|866040425|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|353796|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 1981}}.</ref><br>
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*[http://www.nccourts.org/County/Orange/Staff/Clerk.asp Orange County Clerk of Superior Court] probate records since 1752.<ref>North Carolina, Superior Court (Orange County), ''Cross index to wills, 1756-1962; wills, 1752-1952 '' (Microfilm of original and typescript at the State Archives in Raleigh, North Carolina : Filmed by the North Carolina Dept. of Archives and History, 1962). {{WorldCat|866053575|item|disp=WorldCat entry}} ; {{FHL|353035|item|disp=FHL Films 306090-97}}.</ref>
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*[http://www.ncdcr.gov/litandhist/Home.aspx North Carolina Literary and Historical Association], Raleigh, publishes ''NC Historical Review''.<ref>[http://www.ncdcr.gov/litandhist/Home.aspx Home] in ''North Carolina Literary and Historical Association'' (accessed 14 February 2014).</ref>
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*[http://www.chapelhillhistoricalsociety.org/ Chapel Hill Historical Society] programs, publications, newsletter, and town treasures.<ref>[http://www.chapelhillhistoricalsociety.org/ Home] in ''Chapel Hill Historical Society'' (accessed 15 February 2014).</ref>
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*[http://www.ncgenealogy.org/ North Carolina Genealogical Society], Raleigh, NC Revolutionary War petitions and index, NC Loose Estates Records indexing project, newsletter, and society publications.<ref>[http://www.ncgenealogy.org/menu-resources Resources] in ''North Carolina Genealogical Society'' (accessed 14 February 2014).</ref>
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/dogsnc/ Durham-Orange Genealogical Society] surnames, cemeteries, events, membership, queries, links, look ups, publications, and blog.<ref>[http://www.ncgenweb.us/dogsnc/ Home] in Durham-Orange Genealogical Society'' (15 February 2014).</ref>
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*[http://www.nced.uscourts.gov/ U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina] criminal and civil court records.<ref>[http://www.ncmd.uscourts.gov/ Home] in ''U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina'' (accessed 15 February 2014).</ref>
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*Repositories in '''''surrounding counties:''''' [http://www.alamance-nc.com/rod/ Alamance], [http://www.caswellrod.net/ Caswell], [http://www.chathamnc.org/index.aspx?page=905 Chattam], [http://dconc.gov/index.aspx?page=455 Durham], [http://www.granvillenc.govoffice2.com/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={065B3E1D-52CB-458F-AEE3-1895B88124A0} Granville], [http://www.personrod.net/ Person], and [https://rod.wakegov.com/ Wake].
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*[http://www.wakegov.com/libraries/locations/orl/Pages/default.aspx Olivia Raney Local History Library], Raleigh, Internet databases, books, maps, photos, and files,<ref>[http://www.wakegov.com/libraries/Research/collections/Pages/orl/murray.aspx Elizabeth Reid Murray Collection] in ''Wake County Public Libraries'' (accessed 14 February 2014).</ref> and states from which Carolinians emigrated such as Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania.<ref name="sla">[http://www.ncgenealogy.org/menu-resources/societies-libraries-archives?sid=57:libraries-archives-museums&amp;amp;amp;site=4 Societies, Libraries, Archives] in ''North Carolina Genealogical Society'' (14 February 2014).</ref>
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*[http://moravianarchives.org/ Moravian Church Archives], Winston-Salem, for Moravians in southern states some diaries with name indexes, memoirs, published family histories, and research service for an hourly fee.<ref>[http://moravianarchives.org/ Home] in ''Moravian Archives Winston-Salem'' (accessed 14 February 2014).</ref>
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*[http://www.ncfhs.org/ North Carolina Friends Historical Society], Greenboro, history of Quakers in North Carolina.<ref>[http://www.ncfhs.org/ Home] in ''North Carolina Friends Historical Society'' (accessed 14 February 2014).</ref>
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*[http://www.phcmontreat.org/library.htm Presbyterian Heritage Center Research Library], Montreat, 35,000 books, Presbyterian church and congregation records, minutes, periodicals, church and mission histories.<ref>[http://www.phcmontreat.org/library.htm Research Library] in ''Presbyterian Heritage Center'' (accessed 14 February 2014).</ref>
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*Repositories in '''''other surrounding states:''''' [http://www.georgiaarchives.org/ Georgia], [http://scdah.sc.gov/Pages/default.aspx South Carolina], [http://www.tennessee.gov/tsla/ Tennessee], and [http://www.lva.virginia.gov/ Virginia].
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*[[Chattanooga Public Library Downtown]], Tennessee, has the Upper South's largest family folder collection which is heavy on '''''North Carolina''''',<ref name="DB85" /> &nbsp;Internet genealogy databases, census, newspapers, obituary index, county records, 30,000 books, manuscripts, and genealogical periodicals.<ref>[http://catalog.lib.chattanooga.gov/localHist/localHist.html Local History and Genealogy Department] in ''Chattanooga Public Library'' (accessed 11 February 2014).</ref>
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*[[Knox County Public Library]], Tennessee, has the best index to '''''North Carolina''''' families,<ref name="DB85" /> &nbsp;Internet genealogy databases, 75,000 books, genealogies, ''First Families of Tennessee'', manuscripts, censuses, state and local government records, newspapers, Knoxville city directories, maps, and photos.<ref>[http://www.knoxlib.org/local-family-history/calvin-m-mcclung-historical-collection Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection] in ''Knox County Public Library'' (accessed 11 February 2014).</ref>
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*[[Santa Cruz Public Library Downtown]], California, holds the '''''[http://scgensoc.org/special-collections-tina-brayton-collection/ Tina Brayton Collection]''''' which is equivalent to the ''[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/military/draper/ Draper Collection]'' but larger and with a better index, and many compiled genealogies of '''''North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia''''', and '''''West Virginia&nbsp;''''' families.<ref name="DB85" /> <ref>[http://scgensoc.org/special-collections-tina-brayton-collection/ The Tina Brayton Collection] in ''Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County'' (accessed 3 January 2014).</ref>
  
 
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=== [http://dc.lib.unc.edu/cdm/archivalhome/collection/ead The Southern Historical Collection]  ===
 
 
The Southern Historical Collection (SHC) has developed a large-scale digitization program that is designed to provide online access to entire manuscript collections or to substantial portions of collections. The collections digitized in whole or in part under this program. The collection name on the site will take you to the collection's finding aid (a descriptive guide to the collection's contents).
 
 
A web page containing suggestions for genealogical research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is found at [http://www2.lib.unc.edu/ncc/genealogy.html Family History and Genealogy Resources in the North Carolina Collection]
 
 
Two libraries at the University of North Carolina with departments and collections of interest to genealogists are the Wilson Library and the Davis Library.
 
 
[[Image:Univ of NC Louis Round Wilson Library.JPG|right|250px|Univ of NC Louis Round Wilson Library.JPG]]'''University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – The Wilson Library'''
 
 
The Wilson Library includes the special collections, manuscript, and map departments. Addresses and holdings of the departments follow:
 
 
*University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill<br>North Carolina Collection<br>Wilson Library CB 3930<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27514-8890<br>Telephone: 919-962-1172<br>Email:[mailto:nccref@unc.edu nccref@unc.edu]
 
 
:The North Carolina Collection contains published works on North Carolina and its people. The collection does not have original records. They have a file of newspaper clippings on North Carolina. The file does not include obituaries.
 
 
*[http://www.unc.edu/index.htm University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill]<br>Manuscript Department<br>Wilson Library CB 3926<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27514-8890<br>Telephone: 919-962-1345<br>Fax:919-962-3594<br>Online inquiry: [http://www.lib.unc.edu/mss/mailref.html http://www.lib.unc.edu/mss/mailref.html]
 
 
:The Manuscript Department collects personal papers, letters, and diaries of early North Carolina residents. The Family History Library has the following guides to their manuscript collection:
 
 
A Guide to the Manuscript collections may be found at the Family History Library. The university’s Internet site contains an inventory of the records the Manuscript Department has received since they published the 1976supplement.
 
 
*Blosser, Susan Sokol, and Clyde Norman Wilson Jr. ''The Southern Historical Collection: A Guide to Manuscripts.''Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Library, 1970.{{WorldCat|125777|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|609520|item|disp=FHL book 975 H23s}} This guide may help you locate biographical and local history information pertaining to a family.
 
 
*Smith, Everard H. ''Southern Historical Collection: Supplementary Guide to Manuscripts, 1970–1975''. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Library, 1976. {{WorldCat|2401855|At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|609523|item|disp=FHL book 975 H23s supp}}
 
 
[[Image:UNC Davis Library.jpg|right|175px|UNC Davis Library.jpg]]'''University of North Carolina Davis Library'''
 
 
:North Carolina history, rare books, and the famous "Southern Historical Collection." They are a designated government depository for the state, including many federal papers.<ref name="DB85">William Dollarhide and Ronald A. Bremer. ''America's Best Genealogy Resource Centers'' (Bountiful, Utah: Heritage Quest, 1998), 85. {{WorldCat|39493985|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}. {{FHL|728550|item|disp=FHL Ref Book 973 J54d}}.</ref>
 
 
*University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill<br>[http://www.lib.unc.edu/davis/ Davis Library CB3916]<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27514-8890<br>Telephone: 919-962-1151
 
 
=== References  ===
 
 
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University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Libraries
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Contact Information

Two libraries at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill which have collections of interest to genealogists are:

E-mail:[1]

Address:

Wilson Special Collections Library [2]
200 South Road Wilson Library (Campus PO Box #3948)
UNC Chapel Hill, NC 27515-8890
Telephone: 919-962-1172
Davis Library [3]
208 Raleigh Street (Campus PO Box #3916)
UNC Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Telephone: 919-962-1151

Hours and Directions:

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

Wilson Special Collections Library  is home to: the famed Southern Historical Collection with strengths in plantation records, slavery, the Civil War, Civil Rights, communities, family, race relations, and religious communities[4]; the North Carolina Collection of published works on North Carolina and its people and biographical index[5]; the Rare Book Collection; the Southern Folklife Collection; the Manuscript Department  collection of personal papers, letters, and diaries of early North Carolina residents; and the Map Department.[6]

Davis Library  has humanities, and foreign language materials, maps, a federal documents depository, and microforms.[7]

Tips

{Optional}

Guides

  • Blosser, Susan Sokol, and Clyde Norman Wilson Jr. The Southern Historical Collection: A Guide to Manuscripts (Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Library, 1970). At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL book 975 H23s. This guide may help you locate biographical and local history information pertaining to a family.
  • Smith, Everard H. Southern Historical Collection: Supplementary Guide to Manuscripts, 1970–1975 (Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Library, 1976). WorldCat 2401855; FHL book 975 H23s supp.

Alternate Repositories

If you cannot visit or find a source at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Libraries, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Library of Congress, Washington, DC, is the world's largest library including 50,000 genealogies, 100,000 local histories, manuscripts, microfilms, maps, newspapers, photographs, books, strong in North American, British Isles, and German sources. The Local History and Genealogy Reading Room has moved to the Main Reading Room, but services remiain unchanged.[8]
  • National Archives I, Washington DC, census, pre-WWI military service & pensions, passenger lists, naturalizations, passports, federal bounty land, homesteads, bankruptcy, ethnic sources, prisons, and federal employees.[9]
  • National Archives at Atlanta records of federal agencies and courts for Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, censuses, ships lists, naturalizations, Indian records, and military records.[10]
  • North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, has so many county court records they have not all been cataloged,[6] NC government records at the state, district, and county levels, maps, War of 1812, Civil War, World Wars, newspapers, photos, organization records, private collections, and defunct academic institution records.[11]
  • State Library of North Carolina, Raleigh, has Internet genealogy databases; digital: family Bibles, marriages, deaths, newspapers, and cemetery photos; genealogy guides; and county records.[12]

Similar Collections

  • Duke University Perkins Library, Durham, largest manuscript collection in the South, including newspapers, county records, Bibles, and journals. Also census records from the National Archives.[6]

Neighboring Collections

Sources

  1. Contact Us in Louis Round Wilson Special Collections Library (accessed 16 February 2014), and Contact Us in UNC Chapel Hill Libraries (accessed 16 February 2014).
  2. Hours and Directions in Louis Round Wilson Special Collections Library (accessed 16 February 2014).
  3. Davis Library in UNC Chapel Hill Libraries (accessed 16 February 2014).
  4. About the Southern Historical Coillection in UNC Chapel Hill Libraries (accessed 11 February 2014).
  5. Family History and Genealogy Resources in the North Carolina Collection in UNC Chapel Hill Libraries (accessed 11 February 2014).
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 William Dollarhide and Ronald A. Bremer. America's Best Genealogy Resource Centers (Bountiful, Utah: Heritage Quest, 1998), 85. At various libraries (WorldCat). FHL Ref Book 973 J54d. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "DB85" defined multiple times with different content
  7. Davis Library in Libraries and Hours in UNC Chapel Hill Libraries (accessed 11 February 2013).
  8. The Collections in Local History and Genealogy Reading Room in Library of Congress (accessed 31 December 2013).
  9. Information for Researchers at the National Archives Building in Washington, DC in National Archives (accessed 31 December 2013).
  10. Checklist of Records Available for Research into Family History at NARA's Southeast Region in National Archives (accessed 13 February 2014).
  11. Collections in State Archives of North Carolina (accessed 7 February 2014).
  12. Genealogy Research in State Library of North Carolina (accessed 7 February 2014).
  13. Vital Records in NC Dept. of Health and Human Services (accessed 13 February 2013).
  14. Handy Book for Genealogists, 7th ed. (Logan, Utah: Everton Pub., 1981), 215. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 1981.
  15. North Carolina, Superior Court (Orange County), Cross index to wills, 1756-1962; wills, 1752-1952 (Microfilm of original and typescript at the State Archives in Raleigh, North Carolina : Filmed by the North Carolina Dept. of Archives and History, 1962). WorldCat entry ; FHL Films 306090-97.
  16. Home in North Carolina Literary and Historical Association (accessed 14 February 2014).
  17. Home in Chapel Hill Historical Society (accessed 15 February 2014).
  18. Resources in North Carolina Genealogical Society (accessed 14 February 2014).
  19. Home in Durham-Orange Genealogical Society (15 February 2014).
  20. Home in U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina (accessed 15 February 2014).
  21. Elizabeth Reid Murray Collection in Wake County Public Libraries (accessed 14 February 2014).
  22. Societies, Libraries, Archives in North Carolina Genealogical Society (14 February 2014).
  23. Home in Moravian Archives Winston-Salem (accessed 14 February 2014).
  24. Home in North Carolina Friends Historical Society (accessed 14 February 2014).
  25. Research Library in Presbyterian Heritage Center (accessed 14 February 2014).
  26. Local History and Genealogy Department in Chattanooga Public Library (accessed 11 February 2014).
  27. Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection in Knox County Public Library (accessed 11 February 2014).
  28. The Tina Brayton Collection in Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County (accessed 3 January 2014).