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North Carolina Secretary of State Land Grant Records

 Collection — Drawer: 2.9
Identifier: MS0293

Scope and Contents

Microfilmed records, including those of land grants issued during the colonial period.


  • 1693 - 1960


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The North Carolina Secretary of State Land Records Microfilm collection is the physical property of J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections. Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.


1.25 Linear Feet (11 microfilm boxes)

Language of Materials



Microfilm copies of county records preserved in the North Carolina State Archives. There are deeds, wills, inventories, land papers, bills of sale, headrights grants, petitions, etc. for various North Carolina counties.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from N.C. Division of Archives and History.

Related Materials

North Carolina County Core Records, 1681-1912, MS26.

Physical Description

11 microfilm reels.

Processing Information

Previously named Land Records Collection.

Inventory of the North Carolina Secretary of State Land Grant Records
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated

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