Tag: North Carolina Collection

Lauren Bellard is New North Carolina Historic Newspapers Project Librarian

Lauren Bellard

The Library welcomes Lauren Bellard as North Carolina Historic Newspapers project librarian.

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“The joy is in the going”: Bayard Wootten Photographs North Carolina and the South

Collage of three Bayard Wootten photographs: Old man, woman raising her arms, and woman in nineteenth-century dress

Wootten was a pioneering female photographer in North Carolina. An exhibition of her work will be on view at Wilson Library through November 4, 2018.

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Setting the Stage at PlayMakers Repertory Company: 40+ Years of Magic

Peer behind the scenes and learn about the technical craft that makes each performance possible.

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Watch: Exhibition Presents Three Centuries of Fairs in North Carolina

You won’t find Ferris wheels, livestock, or candied apples at UNC’s Wilson Library, but you will find “Meet Me on the Midway.” The exhibition looks at the history of a uniquely American tradition.

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Transforming Gifts: How Donors Have Built the Special Collections at Wilson Library

Wilson Special Collections Library celebrates the generosity of donors in an exhibition on view through January 7, 2018.

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Meet Me on the Midway: Three Centuries of Fairs in North Carolina

An exhibition on view in UNC’s Wilson Special Collections Library through October, 2017, examines the history of a beloved tradition.

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