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Latta, James

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1755 - 1837

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Latta Place - North Mecklenburg, N.C.

 Item
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of reproductions of pen-and-wash drawings of historical landmarks in Mecklenburg County, N.C., by Teresa Beth Hough, issued by Rexham Corporation, Charlotte, N.C., in 1976. Landmarks depicted include the Berryhill House, the Robert Grier House, St. Mary's Chapel at the Thompson Orphanage, and St. Peter's Episcopal Church.

Dates: 1976

Sample Family papers

 Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 240
Identifier: MS0240
Abstract

Photocopies of indentures and surveys relating to land in northern Mecklenburg County along the Catawba River owned by the Sample Family. Some of the papers relate to land previously owned by James Latta, whose ca. 1800 house is the centerpiece for the present-day Historic Latta Plantation. Also includes genealogical information about the Sample Family.

Dates: 1753-1876

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Type
Archival Object 1
Collection 1
 
Subject
Historic buildings -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Historic sites -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) 1
 

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