Rowan county north carolina historical society

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Rowan County Historical Society. 620 likes. Working to Promote an awareness of Rowan County's Heritage through Historical Research, Monthly Meetings,Rowan County Historical Society. 620 likes. Working to Promote an awareness of Rowan County's Heritage through Historical Research, Monthly Meetings, rowan county north carolina historical society

The Rowan Museum and Historic Salisbury Foundation's History Class provides a factual, wellrounded and entertaining romp through the history of Rowan County and Salisbury.

Edith M. Clark History Room. Rowan Public Library's Edith M. Clark History Room concentrates primarily on Western North Carolina genealogy and history including all areas of old Rowan County. Our holdings include over 19, 000 books, 5, 700 microforms, 268 manuscript collections, dozens of genealogical journals as well as a solid collection of civil war and civil war prison materials. Founded in 1753, Rowan County became an important political and economic center for western North Carolina during the 1800s. Salisbury, the county seat, housed the only Confederate prison in North Carolina during the Civil War, and the Gold Hill community once served as a vital mineral source during North Carolinas gold rush. Catawba College is located in Rowan, and many famous Northrowan county north carolina historical society Size: 1 item Abstract: The Rowan County Historical Society operated in Rowan County, N. C. The collection is the society's Secretary's book, 1903, including a membership list