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The North Carolina Collection Gallery

Current Exhibition

"The Art of North Carolina Money: The Stories Behind the Symbols"

June 19 through
Sept. 30, 2014

Monday - Friday
9 am - 5 pm
9 am - 1 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm Closed University Holidays

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Digital Collections

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Carolina Keepsakes

This exhibit features a selection of Gallery artifacts that represent the history of UNC throughout its entire existence, from the 1793 plaque laid with the cornerstone of the first campus building to objects from the modern era.

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Historic Moneys in the North Carolina Collection

This exhibit features a selection of North Carolina currency from the mid-eighteenth century through the Civil War.

Online Exhibits

Campaigns & Causes
Campaigns & Causes

This exhibit features a selection of memorabilia from some of North Carolina's more interesting and controversial political campaigns and causes since 1898.

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Sour Stomachs and Galloping Headaches

This 2005 exhibition provided a broad overview of this state's medical history by highlighting some of the common ailments that afflicted our ancestors, as well as some of the deadly epidemics they faced.

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Tar Heel Ink

Student Publications at the University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill from 1844-2005. This web site is a condensed version of an exhibit that appeared in the North Carolina Collection Gallery from February 24 to June 3, 2005.


The North Carolina Collection / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
CB#3930, Wilson Library / Chapel Hill, NC 27514-8890 / 919.962.1172 / nccref@unc.edu