Guide to the Lincoln County, North Carolina Ephemera, 1834-1872

Summary Information

Title: Lincoln County, North Carolina Ephemera, 1834-1872
Collection: AC.506
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

This collection consists of three laminated pages of land sales and information about Lincolnton Academy, in Lincoln County, North Carolina. They are dated 1832, 1869 and 1872.

Creator: unknown

Biographical/Historical Note

The page on Lincolnton Academy states it is/was "a classical school" and tuition is posted for Latin and Greek languages studies, as well as English grammar, Geography, and Arithmetic. The teacher is George W. Morrow, and he has several recommendations from William J. Bingham and faculty of Chapel-Hill. It is dated January 18, 1834. It was printed by Western Carolinian Office, Salisbury, North Carolina.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains three laminated pages. One descibes Lincolnton Academy, tuition and recommendations, dated 1834. One is an announcement for a Land Sale for the heirs of Daniel Jacobs in Loncolnton, North Carolina, dated 1869. The third is a Notice for a Commissioner's Land Sale at the residence of the late Major Hull in Lincoln County, North Carolina, dated 1872.


Chronologically arranged.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

The source of this donation is unknown.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, March 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.506: Lincoln County, North Carolina Ephemera, 1834-1872, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Ephemera, 1834-1872 ACSC_Box 15.6