Scott Family

Since the early 18th century, the Scott family has played a major role in leadership throughout Central Carolina. Their accomplishments have been showcased in The Scott Family Collection which focuses on the five major areas of their influence: Agribusiness, Education, Medicine, Public Service and Religion. You are invited to explore this information and learn more about a unique family who has contributed so significantly to Alamance County, this region and our state.

Visit the Collection

The Scott Family Collection is located at Alamance Community College in the Wallace W. Gee Building on the third floor; across from the Learning Resources Center (library). Visitor Parking is available in front of the building and elevators are behind the reception desk, ground floor. Please give us a courtesy call to say you’re coming to visit. (336) 506-4203

Previously

APPLYING SCIENCE TO THE SOIL. Our first online exhibit which opened in November, 2020. United by a shared vision of a prosperous rural North Carolina, Josephine Scott Hudson and C.R. Hudson traveled across North Carolina with the "Farm Demonstration Work" program showing farmers and their families how to make the most of what they had by applying science to the soil.

Current

Henry Scott, a lifelong resident of the Hawfields community of Alamance County, was a prominent dairy farmer and with his brother Ralph H. Scott, a co-founder of Melville Dairy. The exhibit showcases the aspects of Henry’s life and his public service, highlighting his contributions to his church, to his community, and to the state of North Carolina. Became available on April 22nd.