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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...

Richardson Preyer Papers (Manuscript Collection #102)

This collection contains about 363 cubic feet of material documenting the Congressional career of Lunsford Richardson Preyer. Mr. Preyer (January 11, 1919-April 3, 2001) of Greensboro, North Carolina, served in the U.S. House of Representatives for twelve years (January 1969-January 1981).

Inglis Fletcher Papers (Manuscript Collection #21)

Papers (1883-1964) of the noted author Inglis Clark Fletcher of historical novels set during the 17th and 18th century in colonial North Carolina.

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...