Joseph W. Grier papers
Scope and Contents
This collection is comprised primarily of a scrapbook that documents the 1964 gubernatorial campaign of Richardson Preyer, for whom Grier served as Mecklenburg County chair.
- 1951 - 1975
- Grier, Joseph W. (Joseph Williamson) (Person)
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Collection is open for research.
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Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
Biographical / Historical
Joseph Grier was a Charlotte, N.C. attorney and former chairperson of the Charlotte Park and Recreation Commission, and Mecklenburg County campaign chairperson for Richardson Preyor's 1964 NC gubernatorial campaign.
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Language of Materials
Papers relating to the attempt to integrate city owned Bonnie Brae Golf Course (1951) and to Richardson Preyer's unsuccessful North Carolina gubernatorial campaign (1964).
The Joseph W. Grier Papers are divided into 2 series: Petition to Integrate Golf Course (1951, 1975); Richardson Preyer Gubernatorial Campaign (1964).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Joseph W. Grier Jr., 1975 and 1984.
- Discrimination in public accommodations -- North Carolina Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Governors -- North Carolina Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Grier, Joseph W. (Joseph Williamson)
- Primaries -- North Carolina Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Joseph W. Grier papers
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