About Us

Lincoln County Historical Association

Our Mission

Lincoln County Historical Association is a non-profit organization that serves to research, record, document and promotes the history of Lincolnton and Lincoln County, North Carolina, through educational programs, publications, special events, and seminars, while encouraging public interest in local history and preservation.

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Lincoln County Museum of History

The Lincoln County Museum of History is maintained by the LCHA for collection, preservation, study, and exhibition of authentic artifacts and other historical and artistic materials relating to the social, cultural, religious, natural, political or other historical aspects of Lincolnton and Lincoln County, North Carolina. It shall be the purpose of LCMH to encourage public interest in local history and to use the collections of artifacts and materials to add to the general store of knowledge about Lincolnton and Lincoln County.

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The Lincoln County Historical Association and the Lincoln County Museum of History collects and preserve items donated to the Museum and items donated to our Genealogy Research Library. We help people do family research using our reference files, our research library and sometimes from our collection of photos, documents, tax records, etc. We have over 60,000 photos, documents, letters, etc. in our entire collections.

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Genealogy Room
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Our storeroom
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Genealogy files
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Research room