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Orange County (N.C.) -- History

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Jean Bradley Anderson papers

Identifier: NCC-0002
Abstract The Jean Bradley Anderson Papers span the years 1934-2012, with most of the material dating between 1964 and 2012. The collection consists of correspondence, research notes, copies of original manuscript material and secondary sources, photographs, clippings, print material, oral histories, and ephemera. The bulk of the collection is made up of extensive material related to the research, writing, and publication of various published works, including both editions of Durham...
Dates: 1934-2012, undated; Majority of material found within 1964 - 2012

Durham-Orange County Medical Auxiliary records

Identifier: NCC-0062
Scope and Contents

The collection includes standard administrative records of the auxiliary, including annual reports (“histories”) and annual yearbooks. Of particular note are the documents from auxiliary’s biography project, which sought to gather biographies for all doctors who practiced in Durham or Orange counties.

Dates: 1946 - 1989; Majority of material found in undated

Orange County account ledger and other materials

Identifier: NCC-0131
Scope and Contents The ledger book was found by the donor in a locked filing cabinet in a shed on their property off Latta Road in Durham. The ledger details accounts of residents of what was Orange County at the time and includes many well known early Durham families such as the Lattas, Rigsbees, Mangums, Holloways, and Leighs. In addition to the ledger, several materials relating to the public school in Fish Dam in 1897 were found tucked within the pages of the book.The collection consists of a...
Dates: 1812 - 1821; 1896 - 1897; 1910