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Richard Porson Paddison Papers (Manuscript Collection #327)

Papers (1791-1945) of steamboat operator on the Cape Fear and Black Rivers, based in Point Caswell, NC, consisting of correspondence, genealogical material, wills, indentures, marriage certificate, receipts, inventories, exposition programs, photographs, newspaper clippings, letters and miscellaneous.

Joel Grant Hancock Collection (Manuscript Collection #580)

Diaries, journals and letters (1897-1906, 1986-1988) of Mormon missionaries in Eastern North Carolina (1897-1906), including William A. Adams, 1900-1902, James Godfrey, 1899-1901, William M. Hansen, 1897-1898, William R. Hobbs, 1901-1903, Lewis Johnson, 1903-1905, William A. Petty, 1905-1906, and James Taylor, 1900-1902, along with Memoirs, Notes, clippings, anecdotes and other materials compiled by Joel Grant Handcock, for use in the b...

Stuart Wright Collection: Randall Jarrell Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-005)

Papers of Randall Jarrell (1913–1992 [Bulk: 1939-1966], undated) documenting the life and literary career of the noted Nashville, Tennessee-born American poet, literary critic, children’s author, essayist, novelist, and educator; including his childhood and education in Nashville, his education at Vanderbilt University, where he studied under Robert Penn Warren, Allen Tate, and John Crowe Ransom; his career of teaching English Literatur...

Linda L. Green Papers (Manuscript Collection #675)

Papers (1953-1991) of USAR officer, system engineer, and senior logistics analyst, including correspondence, a diary (1969-1976), photo albums, clippings, and miscellaneous materials.

Institute of Outdoor Theatre Archives (Manuscript Collection #1250)

This collection consists of the records of the Institute of Outdoor Theatre which was founded in 1963 and includes material related to over 600 outdoor theatres, some of which began operation in the 1920s. Included are play scripts, correspondence, clippings, publicity material, video and audio recordings, feasibility studies, publications, reel-to-reel tapes, 35 mm slides, blueprints, and audition-related materials. This collection is ...

Stuart Wright Collection: Richard Eberhart Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-004)

Papers of Richard Eberhart (1885-1990 [Bulk: 1918-1989], undated) documenting the life and literary career of the Austin, Minnesota-born poet, playwright, literary critic, and educator, including correspondence, scripts, typescripts, holographs, miscellaneous materials, audio and video materials, and loose manuscript items transferred from the Stuart Wright Books Collection, proofs of published works, audio recordings, printed materials...

Robert L. Ghormley Papers (Manuscript Collection #1153)

Papers (ca. 1890-2008, undated) of Vice Admiral Robert Lee Ghormley, a member of the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 1906, including correspondence, orders, diaries, memoirs, photographic prints and negatives, certificates and commissions, legal papers, printed forms, ephemera, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, maps, museum objects, broadsides and posters and publications related to his education, family and personal life, in Tacoma, Washing...

John Henry Oden, III, Collection (Manuscript Collection #1150)

Elizabeth Vann Moore Papers (Manuscript Collection #1215)

Collection (1898, 1908-2009) consists of research materials related to the history of Edenton and the Albemarle-Chowan region of North Carolina. Elizabeth Vann Moore (1912-2010) of Edenton spent her life researching local and family history topics. Her notebooks and correspondence reflect her involvement in writing Historic Edenton Guidebooks, the 300 year history of St. Paul's Parish in Edenton, a North Carolina Histor...

John Ball Papers (Manuscript Collection #1137)

Stuart Wright Collection: George Garrett Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-021)

Papers of George Garrett (1930-2009 [Bulk: 1960-2009], undated) documenting the life and literary career of the noted Orlando, Florida-born American poet and novelist, consisting of audio recordings, correspondence, manuscripts of poems by, about, or relating to George Garrett, Madison Smartt Bell, Carolyn Chute, Larry McMurtry, Ned O’Gorman, Henry S. Taylor & others; also including notes, oversized materials, photographic prints, print...

Elias Carr Papers (Manuscript Collection #160)

Papers (1805-1968; bulk 1860-1916) consisting of correspondence of a political nature, family-related correspondence, speeches, financial papers, farm records, farm account books, clippings, photographs, a diary and printed material related to Elias Carr and other members of the Carr and related families. Elias Carr (1839-1900) of Edgecombe County, a member of the Democratic Party, was the governor of North Carolina (1893-1897) and pres...

Stuart Wright Collection: Stuart Wright Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-039)

Papers of Stuart Wright (1783-2013, [Bulk: 1945-2013], undated) documenting the life and literary career of the noted Roxboro, North Carolina-born American educator, chiropodist, author, translator, bibliographer, editor, historian, publisher, musician & collector, vendor & donor of literary and musical manuscripts and published materials; consisting of correspondence, holograph & typescript manuscripts of published materials, clippings...

Robert Morgan Papers (Manuscript Collection #268)

Senator Robert Burren Morgan was a North Carolina lawyer and Democratic Party politician, who served as United States Senator for North Carolina for one term from 1975 to 1981, having previously served as a State Senator and pesident pro tempore of the Senate, and as Attorney General of North Carolina, 1969 - 1974 until his election to the United States Senate. Morgan was defeated for reelection in 1980 and later served as Director of t...