ARCHIVES AND SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
Special Collections of the Mooresville Public Library serves as the official repository of the local history and genealogical collections for the Town of Mooresville. The Special Collections collects, preserves, and promotes the history and heritage of Mooresville and the surrounding area. Special Collections consists of archives, rare book, genealogical, and local history collections, which includes photographs, films, videos, manuscripts, first editions, out-of-print works, census indexes, oral histories, cemetery records, maps, phonographic records, films, and other like materials.
Explore our on-line collections of photographs, letters, artifacts, maps, newspapers, oral histories, etc. related to the history of Mooresville, NC and the surrounding area.
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These online collections explore the history of businesses, families, and Mooresville through the grouping of related materials detailing special areas or events in the history of Mooresville.
Read local newspapers, listen to oral histories, and more, or explore on-line exhibits to learn about the town of Mooresville, NC!
The official online catalog of the Special Collections. Search for books, artifacts, photographs, documents and more through this online catalog.
You are invited to help build our archival collections and preserve Mooresville history!
You are invited to share your historical stories and photographs of Mooresville people, places, and events. Please note that we are interested in historical, rather than contemporary, events, particularly those including detailed background information (names, dates, etc.).
If you have photographs or other materials you would like to share, but do not have them available in a digital format, we can scan them. Please call us at 704-664-4315 or email us to schedule an appointment.
Oral History Project is an ongoing effort to collect, preserve, and promote the oral history of Mooresville and the surrounding area. If you are interested in participating or know of anyone who would like to participate in this project, please call us at 704-664-4315 or email us to schedule an appointment.
Library patrons may request materials that fall within the scope of Special Collections; however, some materials may take longer to acquire than others. Please fill out a Purchase Request Form.
Are you looking for the obituary of someone who died in Mooresville or southern Iredell county? please fill out an Obituary Request Form to submit a Mooresville Tribune obituary search request.