The High Point Museum in partnership with the International Civil Rights Center and Museum and the Guilford County Register of Deeds hosted an exhibit “Bills of Sale: Slave Deeds of Guilford County,” from January 2017 to April 2017.
Many people and organizations contributed to the development of this exhibit
at the High Point Museum.
Staff of the Heritage Research Center at the
High Point Public Library
North Carolina Museums Council Student Intern
International Civil Rights Center & Museum staff
Jeff Thigpen, Guilford County Registrar of Deeds
Elise Allison, Archivist, Greensboro History Museum
Lucille Clauson & Mary Beth Jones
High Point Historical Society
Special thanks to our volunteer community advisers for their input and advice.
Richard Cox, UNC-Greensboro Libraries
Dr. Adrienne Israel, Guilford College
Gwen Erikson, Friends Historical Collection, Guilford College
Dr. Anne E. Parsons, UNC-Greensboro
Paul Ringel, High Point University
Shawn Rogers, Director, Mendenhall Homeplace
Dr. Arwin D. Smallwood, NC A&T University