Access decades of military records and history with Fold3 Library Edition, now available from the Library
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The Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room tells the story of famously conjoined twins, Violet and Daisy Hilton.
Historian-In-Residence Dr. Tom Hanchett hosts Engage 2020: Women Changing Charlotte live on Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Facebook page on June 23 at 7 p.m.
The Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room is a public tool and historical resource with a reach beyond North Carolina. Here's how one family history researcher, Sue Abbate, used Carolina Room librarians and resources to find her birth parents.
As the country celebrates the 100 year anniversary of World War I, the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room partners with The Charlotte Museum of History and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte to bring you a series of FREE lectures about the “war to end all wars.”
Whether you are an advanced genealogy researcher or just beginning to explore your roots, the Library has resources to help you along the way.