About the NC Room, Events, Forsyth County, Winston-Salem

Forsyth Co. Genealogical Society Mtg. Features Molly’s New Book

The Forsyth County Genealogical Society will meet on Tuesday evening, June 7, 2016, in the auditorium of the Reynolda Manor Public Library, located at 2839 Fairlawn Drive, Winston-Salem, NC. Our social period begins at 6:30 PM, and the meeting will begin at 7:00 PM. Molly Grogan Rawls, the photograph collection librarian at the Forsyth County Public… Continue reading Forsyth Co. Genealogical Society Mtg. Features Molly’s New Book

Events, Photograph Collection, Winston-Salem

Award Winning Molly

Congratulations to the North Carolina Room's own Molly Grogan Rawls for receiving this year's Archie K.Davis Award from the Wachovia Historical Society. Molly is the library's photograph librarian and author of several books on local history told largely through historic images. For more information on the award and a list of previous recipients go here.… Continue reading Award Winning Molly

Genealogy, Local History

Watson Avenue adults, 1956…

This took longer than it should have, but I hope it is worth the wait. Here are the adult folks that Tom Coppedge photographed in September, 1956...those tasked with trying to manage the Watson kids revealed in a previous post. As always, click on the pic to see a readable version. I would like to… Continue reading Watson Avenue adults, 1956…