Cotton Fields to Skyscrapers

Cotton Fields to Skyscrapers: Reinventing Charlotte and the Carolina Piedmont in the New South is the main exhibit at the Levine Museum of the New South in Charlotte, NC.  Materials linked here are digitized items that are featured physically in the exhibit in Charlotte, including a copy of the 1868 Constitution of South Carolina, poll tax receipts, railroad timetables, and more.  To learn more about the exhibit itself, including how to view it in person, visit here.

To learn more about our partner, the Levine Museum of the New South, visit their partner page here and their website here.


North Carolina Digital Heritage Center