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Collection Number: 04742

Collection Title: Zeno Moore Papers, 1911-1949

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Size 0.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 150 items)
Abstract Zeno Moore was the first agent of the North Carolina Agricultural Extension Service in Edgecombe County. He started the Whitakers Extension Club in 1911. His wife Eloise Moore was also active in extension work. Papers of Zeno Moore include letters and reports, 1910-1930s, chiefly relating to his extension work; field diaries and record pads from the same period that document Moore's day-to-day work with farmers and others; 16 photographs showing fields and other agricultural features; and a few clippings. Eloise Moore materials, 1920s-1949, include a few letters, clippings, and other items, some of which are pasted into a small scrapbook.
Creator Moore, Zeno, d. 1936.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
RESTRICTION: Permission to quote required from donor during donor's lifetime.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Zeno Moore papers #4742, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Michael O'Brien of Whitakers, N.C., in February 1995 (Acc. 95029).
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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Zeno Moore was the first agent of the North Carolina Agricultural Extension Service in Edgecombe County. He started the Whitakers Extension Club in 1911. His wife Eloise Moore was also active in extension work.

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Papers of Zeno Moore include letters and reports, 1910-1930s, chiefly relating to his extension work; field diaries and record pads from the same period that document Moore's day-to-day work with farmers and others; 16 photographs showing fields and other agricultural features; and a few clippings. Eloise Moore materials, 1920s-1949, include a few letters, clippings, and other items, some of which are pasted into a small scrapbook.

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Processed by: Roslyn Holdzkom, March 1995

Encoded by: ByteManagers Inc., 2008

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