State Archives

A copy of historical records held by the North Carolina Archives
State Archives of North Carolina

Thousands of old North Carolina court documents — some going back 350 years — could soon be more accessible to the public thanks in part to a federal grant.

Home Movie Day uses amateur filmmaking to take a peek into our past culture and history.
Louis Cherry

You might have spent years trying to forget the embarrassing family vacations and birthday parties from your old home movies. Those celluloid memories may not have seemed important at the time, but home movies can give viewers glimpses into the lives and culture of everyday people through the decades.