About Graham

This brief timeline of Graham uses archival photographs to illustrate the vibrant history and evolution of this unique North Carolina Piedmont town.  Each segment represents defining moments which shaped the character of the City we see today. The information below is an abbreviated account from the book Auction and Action: Historical Highlights of Graham, North Carolina written by Durward T. Stokes which celebrates distinctive stories from the past. A few more recent events have been added to provide a glimpse into modern-day Graham.