Bills of Sale: Slave Deeds of Guilford County

Bills of Sale: Slave Deeds of Guilford County

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.


Thank you!
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

Lance Wheeler
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

Bayard Love

High Point Historical Society 

Special thanks to our volunteer community advisers  for their input and advice.

Mary Browning

Glenn Chavis

Paul Siceloff

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