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African American History


Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

Materials collected by Thereasea Elder over the years of her most active involvement in community nursing, neighborhood renewal, and church work. Includes materials about various African American churches, schools, and organizations. There is material on the importance of family and neighborhood history, educational opportunities for the African American community, and politics.


  • Creation: 1930 - 2014


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 7 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte NC 28223 United States

About this Site

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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