3 collections related to McDowell County (N.C.) -- History

Cannon family
Size: 0.5 linear feet (1 legal-sized archival box) Collection ID: MC 00445
Cannon family of Marion, McDowell County, North Carolina. Family members include William F. Cannon, Peter F. Cannon, and Julius A. Cannon. The 1870, 1880, 1900, and 1910 United States censuses all list a Cannon family in McDowell County, and it is possible that it is the one this material corresponds to. The Cannon Family Papers ... More
Greenlee, Daniel William
Size: 0.5 linear feet (1 archival box) Collection ID: MC 00129
The Daniel William Greenlee Journals document the life of a plantation owner in western North Carolina during the Reconstruction era and into the post-Reconstruction era. The journals span January 1st, 1874-March 23rd, 1891 with two gaps in coverage: January 6th, 1881-April 26th 1883 and April 13th 1884-February 15th 1885. His ... More
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service
Size: 40.8 linear feet (19 archival storage boxes, 20 cartons, 1 volume, 2 cardboxes, 1 flatbox, 1 flatfolder,) Collection ID: UA 102.050
The records of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, County Operations contain administrative records of the County Operations office, as well as records from individual county offices. The county offices represented are Chatham, McDowell, Pamlico, Robeson, and Wake. The Pamlico County Records include reports filed by ... More