NC Research -- RTP Area (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, etc)



Hourly research at any NC repository …


NC Archives (records for all current NC counties and historical ones; colonial, land grant, military, tax, court, marriage, maps, and many many more types of records)

State Library of NC (books for all NC counties, adjacent states and beyond)

UNC-CH (Wilson library)

Duke (Manuscripts and Rare Books)

Includes photographing found items as relevant and providing digitized copies to the client

Rate listed is MAX fee charged for intensive research. No minimum for NC Archives and/or State Library Research, 3 hr minimum for UNC-CH, Duke or other outside Raleigh research.

Time is charged in 5 minute increments — if work takes 13 minutes, you are charged 15 minutes.

Expenses (copies, parking, postage) are charged at cost.

$50.00 /hour + expenses

Retainer upfront; Balance due on completion


North Carolina, United States


State Archives of North Carolina

State Library of North Carolina

Ordering instructions from dianelr

Client will provide full details of research needs, I will establish a research plan and initial budget. Time frame to start project will be provided.

Client will sign contract, provide already collected documents/information and provide initial deposit; billing is an option if project is extended.

As a “research” partnership — questions are welcome and insight will be solicited (after all — you know your family better than I ever will!)

Client will receive report and/or Family Tree and/or documents (as warranted) at the completion of the project.

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