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North Carolina Museum of History

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Resources Overview

The North Carolina Museum of History offers over 600 educational resources about North Carolina history. Many are free, and many can be easily integrated into the North Carolina public school curriculum. All resources are searchable by keywords, audience, and school grade.

While our resources cover a wide range of topics related to North Carolina history, we've tagged them with predefined topics. Period-related topics include (American) Colonial, Revolutionary War, Settlement, Antebellum, Civil War, Reconstruction, World War I, World War II, and 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.

Topics that apply to any period include African American, American Indian, Folklife, Geography, Government, Health and Healing, Legends, Museums, People, Places, Technology, Transportation, Women's History, and The Process of History.

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About Us

Please direct questions or comments to BJ Davis at or 919-807-7996. Our mailing address is:

North Carolina Museum of History
4650 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-4650

The museum's main Web site, describing all our exhibits and programs, is at


The North Carolina Museum of History is part of the Division of State History Museums, Office of Archives and History, an agency of the Department of Cultural Resources, Linda A. Carlisle, Secretary,