Saturday, September 13, 2014, 12-4pm at the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh, there will be a celebration of NCpedia.org, the on line resource that now includes the Encyclopedia of North Carolina, the multivolume Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, and the North Carolina Gazetteer. At 1:30 pm, Bob Anthony, Mike Hill, Mark Simpson-Vos, Bill Price, B. J. Davis, and Kelly Agan will partake in a panel discussion, sharing some of their favorite "strange but true" stories from North Carolina that are found in these resources.
H-NC seeks to serve North Carolina’s diverse history communities by encouraging interaction and providing an outlet for the exchange of ideas.
Sunday, September 7, 2014, at the Joel Lane House in Raleigh, WPCMS member Dale Loberger will present "Applying Technology in the Search of Colonial Roads". Tickets can be purchased and event details can be found here:
Talkin' Tar Heel: Understanding North Carolina's History Through Speech
Thursday, September 25, 2014
The Art of North Carolina Money: The Stories Behind the Symbols
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Title: Call for proposals: Women of the South: Work, 1877-1920
Location: South Carolina
Description: Melissa Walker and Giselle Roberts, co-editors of the
Womens Diaries and Letters of the South series published by the
University of South Carolina Press, invite proposals for the
inaugural volume of a new sub-series of multi-collection
documentary editions suitable for use in American history and