William Gaston Papers
University of North Carolina Library, Southern Historical Collection
Additional information at www.lib.unc.edu/mss/inv/g/Gaston,William.html
Selected materials on this site have been digitized and are searchable
William J. Gaston (1778 –1844) was a jurist and United States Representative from North Carolina. Gaston is the author of the official state song of North Carolina, “The Old North State.” The papers include those of Judge Henry Groves Connor, who collected materials for a biography of Gaston.
8 reels, 13-page guide