Wake Forest Historical Museum

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Famous Signatures

Digital scanning is better than magic for museum archivists wishing to make good use of fragile, historic documents. Among our prized possesions are papers bearing the signatures of Calvin Jones … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Archival Collection

The Society collects archival materials relating to the history of the College and the town. Today it owns over 15,000 pages of documents ranging from the lecture notes of Dr. … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · 1 Comment