Stacks Shift

A couple of months ago, I wrote about the fact that we are shifting records in the archives stacks. This project allows  us to provide more materials in the search room as well as leave some space for future collections.   We shift records on Monday since the Search Room is closed. We are almost done.…

Stacks Shift

I feel like the stacks is a mystery to most patrons. It is a place that employees go to retrieve those valuable county, state, and private collections. I always see the excitement in new visitors as they hand over a call slip and wait for those gray fibredex boxes or volumes. Well, we are continuously…

Records Spotlight: CRX Records

Have you used CRX records at the State Archives of North Carolina? Do you know anyone that has used CRX records?  I feel that CRX records are a hidden gem in the archives. Information found in CRX records may be the only Clerk of Court or Register of Deeds records that survived certain time frames.…