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Charlotte College

 Organization

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

J. Murrey Atkins Library Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0056
Scope and Contents The J. Murrey Atkins Library Records document the history and functions of UNC Charlotte’s Atkins Library and its predecessor, the library at Charlotte College. This collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, meeting minutes, annual reports, newsletters, statistics, working papers, subject files, photographs, building plans, and memorabilia. Also included are accession books and financial ledgers from the Charlotte College library dating from 1957 to 1964 and audio-visual recordings...
Dates: 1951 - 2018

Charles Cecil Bernard papers

 Collection — Box: SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 22
Identifier: MS0022
Abstract

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, and a memorial resolution by the UNC-Chapel Hill faculty following the death of the first director (1946-47) of the Charlotte Center of the University of North Carolina, forerunner to Charlotte College and UNC Charlotte.

Dates: 1946 - 1969

Charlotte College Foundation records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0142
Scope and Contents This collection contains the Articles of Incorporation and by-laws for the Charlotte College Foundation as well as financial reports, minutes, and material related to various scholarship funds and awards and to the Charlotte Community College System.Not included are records of the Foundation after its name was changed to UNC Charlotte Foundation. For these records, see the UNC Charlotte Foundation Records (UA0141). A small amount of material pre-dating the name change can also be...
Dates: 1959-1965

Charlotte College Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: UA0065
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photographic prints of Charlotte College and includes prints of the Central High School location as well as the present site on Highway 49, to which the college moved in 1961. Topics of interest include athletics, especially basketball (including the Charlotte Owls); campus buildings; and student organizations and activities, including classes, clubs, dances, fraternities, awards, and publications. Other topics include faculty and staff, academic departments,...
Dates: 1950-1970

Charlotte College records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0034
Summary

Records of Charlotte College. Consists primarily of Bonnie Cone's files including speeches and correspondence, but also includes files relating to the Board of Trustees, financial matters, the development of campus, growth of academic programs, and the transition of the college from temporary to permanent junior college status and on to its establishment as the fourth campus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Dates: 1946-1967, 2004-2005; 1949-1965

Charlotte Community College System minutes

 Collection
Identifier: UA0092
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a single volume containing minutes from the Board of Trustees meetings from May 1958 to June 1963.

Dates: 1958-05-12 - 1963-06-27

Mary Rebecca Denny papers

 Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 343
Identifier: MS0343
Abstract

This small collection includes papers on the history of the Denny, Horne, and McMillan families of North Carolina, compiled by Mrs. Jo B. Horne, of Red Springs, N.C. in 2002. In addition to notes on the family, the collection also includes photographs of certain family members, especially Mary Rebecca Denny and Katharine Morrison McMillan Denny.

Dates: 1970-2002

Faculty Governance records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0042
Summary

Records of Faculty Governance of Charlotte College and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Includes correspondence, minutes, and reports of the General Faculty (later Faculty Council) and faculty committees, along with files of the Faculty President, covering topics such as curriculum, grants, honorary degrees, and other matters of university governance. Also includes numerous revisions of the faculty constitution.

Dates: 1950-2011

Hoyt R. Galvin papers

 Collection — Box: SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 54
Identifier: MS0054
Abstract

Papers of Hoyt Galvin, as chair of the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce Education Committee (1954-56), whose work helped to gain support and funding for Charlotte and Carver colleges.

Dates: 1953 - 1957; 1954 - 1956

H. Parry Bliss, Jr., 2015 October 22

 File
Identifier: OH-UA-BL0113
Scope and Contents In this interview H. Parry Bliss, Jr., alumnus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, shares memories of his time as a student at the university, particularly of his senior year in 1969. He recalls his impressions of Bonnie Cone and recounts an interaction between her and Stokely Carmichael during an event Mr. Carmichael held on UNC Charlotte’s campus. He comments on civil rights at the university, the decision to bring fraternities and football to UNC Charlotte, particular...
Dates: 2015 October 22

James G. Babb, 2013 July 18

 File
Identifier: OH-UA-BA0074
Scope and Contents In this interview, James G. "Jim" Babb, long-time Charlotte resident and student at Charlotte College in the 1950s, recalls his early years in New York City, Boston, and Charlotte, North Carolina; his school days at Dilworth Elementary School, O'Donohue School, and Central High School in Charlotte; his employment at The Charlotte News, The Charlotte Observer, and WBTV; his service in the United States Army during the Korean War; and his education at Newberry College, the University of North...
Dates: 2013 July 18

Student Government Association records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0237
Abstract

Records of the Student Government Association of Charlotte College and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte covering topics such as legislature proceedings, student organizations, finances, activity fees, elections, and administrative matters.

Dates: 1950 - 2018

William Means Stewart, Jr. [1], 2019 August 1

 File
Identifier: OH-ST0615
Scope and Contents In this interview, William “Bill” Stewart shares memories of his life growing up in the Newell community near Charlotte, North Carolina, of his college days at Elon College in the 1930s, and of his military service in World War II. He tells about his parents and grandparents and the family’s farmland, recalls hearing his Civil War veteran grandfather reminisce with other veterans about the war, describes the Newell community, and talks about trips into Charlotte, then a town of 20,000. He...
Dates: 2019 August 1

Additional filters:

Type
Digital Record 15
Collection 12
Archival Object 4
 
Subject
College students -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 10
Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 9
Correspondence 4
Education, Higher -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Minutes (Administrative records) 4

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Finding aids are guides to archival collections, including manuscripts, university records, and oral history collections. These guides help you find physical collections which can be viewed in the Dalton Reading Room on the 10th floor of Atkins Library. A small number of finding aids link to digital content online. Please contact us to learn more or to schedule an appointment:


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