NC and Durham History 2021

Silhouette of the Durham skyline

The North Carolina Collection is a primary resource for historical records of the city and county of Durham, providing a wealth of materials to assist with researching North Carolina-related topics as well as several online exhibits. Funds from Durham Library Foundation help grow and support the collection.

Five Points looking east, circa 1916, with the original Durham County Library building in the center.
Five Points In Downtown Durham, circa 1916. The original Durham County Library building is in the center. Via the North Carolina Collection