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  Senator Sam J. Ervin Jr. Library and Museum 

Artifacts Collection
Visitors to the museum can browse the Senator's professional and family memorabilia, original cartoons from the Watergate era, awards and other materials collected by Senator Ervin during his many years of service. 

The Senator Sam J. Ervin Jr. Research Collection
This collection consists of nearly 10,000 books, pieces of correspondence, photos and public and private documents representing the personal, professional and intellectual life of the Senator.  Many visitors opt to peruse and study these documents in the Ervin Reading Room.

The Dr. Jean C. Ervin Mark Twain Collection
The youngest sister of Senator Sam has collected over 350 books including first editions, and a vast array of Twain collectibles. 

The Dr. Stanley Bach Documents Collection (Inventory of Documents)
The Bach Collection consists of documents of the Watergate Era, including hearings and other publications of the Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities. This large collection of documents is available for viewing and research for visitors to the Ervin Library and Museum.  Limited scanning and/or photocopying is available for some of these documents.

Artifacts Collection

Research Collection

Twain Collection


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Senator Sam J. Ervin Jr. Library & Museum, 1001 Burkemont Ave., Morganton, NC 28655   Telephone 828-448-6195
Last modified: 08/19/13 
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