Travel Perspectives

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Travel Perspectives

Collection Status: Open for Transcription

Transcription Difficulty Rating: Easy/Intermediate

About the Collection

The Travel Perspectives collection features narratives and images of tourism as experienced by North Carolinians, found within the holdings of the State Archives of North Carolina. These documents consist of letters, scrapbooks, journals, photographs, postcards, newspaper clippings, and other materials dating primarily from the 1850s through the 1950s and representing the first significant wave of mass tourism in which North Carolinians participated.

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The State Archives of North Carolina collects, preserves, manages and provides access to information that protects citizen rights, documents North Carolina history and culture, promotes transparency, and encourages stewardship of government records.

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Traveler's and Writer's Sourcebook, circa January-February 1911, Number 3

Traveler's and Writer's Sourcebook, circa January-February 1911, Number 3

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154 pages: 12% transcribed, 5% needs review
Traveler's and Writer's Sourcebook, circa January-March, 1911, Number 4

Traveler's and Writer's Sourcebook, circa January-March, 1911, Number 4

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130 pages: 8% transcribed, 5% needs review
Traveler's and Writer's Sourcebook, circa September-November, 1910, Number 1

Traveler's and Writer's Sourcebook, circa September-November, 1910, Number 1

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150 pages: 4% transcribed, 3% needs review
Traveler's and Writer's Sourcebook, December 14, 1910-February 2, 1911, Number 2

Traveler's and Writer's Sourcebook, December 14, 1910-February 2, 1911, Number 2

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71 pages: 26% transcribed, 8% needs review
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