Henry Alvord Scott, A Life of Service

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.

Applying Science to the Soil

More Than a Farmers Daughter and Politician’s Wife


This exhibit which was opened on March 6th, 2020, was about the lives and accomplishments of Elizabeth Scott Carrington and Jessie Rae Scott.

Back to the Future: The Scotts of Today

“Back to the Future: The Scotts of today,” focused on the recent generations of the Scott family. The young Scott’s are still making history!