The Sam J. Ervin, Jr. Library and Museum is currently closed
during renovations of the
Western Piedmont Community College library.
It will re-open in Fall, 2016.
. . . ."just a country lawyer"
October 17, 1990, under a perfectly clear blue autumn sky, a
distinguished group gathered on the campus of Western Piedmont Community
College in Morganton, North Carolina to dedicate the Senator Sam J.
Ervin Jr. Library and Museum.
The personal library of Senator Ervin has been recreated and, for over
years, has been
welcoming visitors from far and near.
As you enter the library and museum, Senator Sam's ornate desk from his
Senate office awaits, complete with papers signifying the "business of