Guide to Private Manuscript Collections in the North Carolina State Archives, prepared by Beth G. Crabtree (Raleigh, 1964); revised edition in preparation.
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Papers, 1852–65 and 1927, 2 items in 1 folder. U.S. president, 1861–65. Signed authorization by the president for use of the great seal of the United States for the recall of Cassius Clay as U.S. minister to Russia, 8 April 1862; and a printed pamphlet containing previously unpublished letters of Lincoln, 22 January 1852 February 1865, reprinted from the Congressional Record, 1927.
Nell Battle Lewis (1893-1956)
Papers, 1862 and 1920–56, ca. 10,000 items and 5 scrapbooks. Newspaper columnist. Includes some of her articles on the USSR. (NUCMC 66–1241)