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Alexander family papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS0030
Overview Primarily material about Hezekiah Alexander (1728-1801), member of a large and influential family that settled in Mecklenburg County in the 1760s. Includes transcriptions and photocopies of his will, estate inventory, and survey map of his property; material relating to the preservation of his home, built in 1774 and the oldest surviving building in Mecklenburg County; and genealogical information. Also includes a photograph of John Graham's diploma (1778) from Liberty Hall Academy.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Battle of Charlotte Chapter yearbooks

 Collection — Box: SFC4 [F09.090.03.02], Folder: 458
Call Number: MS0458
Overview Single folder collection of three Battle of Charlotte DAR chapter yearbooks.

Thomas G. Lane papers

 Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 386
Call Number: MS0386
Overview Collection 386 is a small, single-file collection of materials accumulated by Thomas G. Lane, of Charlotte, NC. Most of the materials concern local history, such as the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence, and the Museum of the New South. This collection’s only photograph is a circuit photo of the Charlotte Police Department, dated 1949, that shows the entire police force.

North Carolina county records

 Collection
Call Number: MS0026
Overview Microfilm copies of county records preserved in the North Carolina State Archives. Includes court, estate, land, and tax records from Alamance, Beaufort, Bertie, Brunswick, Chowan, Craven, Currituck, New Hanover, Orange, Pasquotank,Perquimans, Rowan, and Wake counties, dating primarily from the 18th and 19th centuries. The records are divided into four categories: Court Records; Estates Record; Land Records; and Tax Records. The records are organized alphabetically by county, and within each...