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State Publications about African Americans in North Carolina: Home

This guide is a list, though not exhaustive, of documents containing information about African Americans in the North Carolina State Government Publications collection.

About this guide

"Five Palmer Institute Teachers," courtesy of the
Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum. From the State Library
African American Education Digital Collection,

In this library guide, you will find select documents and resources created by state government agencies and located in the North Carolina State Government Publications digital and print collections. These resources contain present and historical information about African Americans in the state. The selective list of resources is intended to provide you with guidance as you start your research. Each page, navigated through the tabs above, includes brief descriptions about each resource as well as subject terms, alternate titles, and significant dates within the publication. Additionally, icons located after the document title indicate the format of the resource.

Still Stumped?

Below you will find links to our list of subject terms and state government agencies (both arranged alphabetically) as well as a how-to on searching the NC State Publications collection. Please feel free to contact a librarian with any questions.

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Government & Heritage Library


Phone: (919) 814-6790


Physical address:
109 E. Jones St.
Raleigh, NC 27601

Mailing address:
4640 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-4600