The Jacob Rhodes Papers and the Ralzmon W. and Augustus W. Fuller Papers contain correspondence and business records of the Jacob Rhodes family, covering a span of more than 200 years. Jacob Rhodes was one of the founders of Robeson County and the City of Lumberton. He was a prominent merchant and at one time he was the largest landowner in Robeson County. The papers of Ralzmon W. Fuller and his son, Augustus W., cover parts of the 18th and 19th centuries and consist of deeds, receipts, and other business papers relating to the Fuller family and their business interests in Lumberton.
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