Colonial weights and measuresColonial weights and measuresColonial weights and measures


Complete set of Weights and Measures, c. 1755



Research at the Orange County Historical Museum

Currently the Orange County Historical Museum has limited access for researchers. If you are interested in doing geneaological or historical research at the museum, first please look at our online finding aids and file lists to determine if we might have the information you are looking for.

If you find that the museum has the information or resources you need, please call (919) 732-2201 or send an email to make a research appointment. Research is allowed BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Researchers should call at least 1 week in advance of their planned visit to make an appointment. For more information on doing research, please look at the Collections Access Policy.

If you plan to photograph anything in the collection, please fill out the Camera Use Form and bring it with you.

Collections Access Policy for Researchers
Collections Call Form
Publication Permission Form

File Lists
Research Files
Reference Library Book List

Finding Aids
Bible Collection
Transcription of 1815 Faucette Bible
Transcription of 1843 Phinney Bible

Brown and Lloyd Collection
Maude Faucette Collection
C. W. Parks Store Collection
Strudwick Family Collection

Finding Aids for Research Files
Hillsborough Buildings

Orange County Historical Museum Artifacts Online
Items available online are a part of the North Carolina Digitization

Eno Mills
Photographs of people who worked for Eno Cotton Mills, Inc..
Brief history of Eno Cotton Mills, Inc.


Research Links