Let us help you find the research resources you are looking for!  Many of our visitors are seeking information on their own historic property or family history, local historic preservation resources, or the heritage activities in Davidson County:

HISTORIC ARCHITECTURE & PRESERVATION:

Lexington Historic Preservation Commission - http://www.lexingtonnc.net/index.aspx?page=155

Thomasville Historic Preservation Commission - http://www.thomasville-nc.gov/government/boards-committees/historic-preservation-commission

Preservation North Carolina - http://www.presnc.org/

State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) - http://www.hpo.ncdcr.gov/

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps - http://sanborn1.proquest.com/index.php

TOURISM & DEVELOPMENT

Lexington Tourism Authority - http://www.visitlexingtonnc.com/

Uptown Lexington, Inc. - https://uptownlexingtonnc.com/visit-uptown/

Thomasville Tourism Commission - http://www.tvillenc.com/

GENEALOGY

Davidson County Public Library System - http://www.co.davidson.nc.us/Library/Genealogy_and_History.aspx

Davidson County Register of Deeds - http://davidsoncorod.org/

CITY DIRECTORIES

           THOMASVILLE

1933 - https://archive.org/details/thomasvillenorth03caro

1935 - https://archive.org/details/baldwinstimestho01bald

1943 - https://archive.org/details/millersthomasvil1943mill

1945 - https://archive.org/details/millersthomasvil1945mill

1949 - https://archive.org/details/millersthomasvil1949mill

1951 - https://archive.org/details/millersthomasvil51mill

1954 - https://archive.org/details/millersthomasvil1954mill

1956 - https://archive.org/details/millersthomasvil19561957

1958 - https://archive.org/details/millerslexington1949mill

1960 - https://archive.org/details/baldwinstimestho01bald

1962 - https://archive.org/details/millersthomasvil19621963

          LEXINGTON

1916 - http://library.digitalnc.org/cdm/ref/collection/dirdavidson/id/885

1925 - https://archive.org/details/baldwinstimestho01bald

1937 - https://archive.org/details/baldwinslexingto01lexi

1941 - https://archive.org/details/millerslexington1941mill 

1949 - https://archive.org/details/millerslexington1949mill

1951 - https://archive.org/details/millerslexington00mill

1953 - https://archive.org/details/millerslexington53mill

1955 - https://archive.org/details/millerslexington19551956

1957 - https://archive.org/details/millerslexington19571958

1959 - https://archive.org/details/millerslexington19591960

1961 - https://archive.org/details/millerslexington19611962

         Additional sources for North Carolina City Directories:

http://digitalnc.org/collections/north-carolina-city-directories

http://archive.org/search.php?query=collection%3A%22ncdir%22