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Vertical File Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS0553

Scope and Contents

The Vertical File Collection was collected and organized by Special Collections and University Archives faculty and staff to aid in the research of topics from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg region. Many documents from the collection document local government and organizations.

Dates

  • 1900-2010

Access to Collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Extent

8.4 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Contains material collected and organized by Special Collections and University Archives faculty and staff to aid in the research of topics from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg region. Many documents from the collection document local government and organizations.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged into the following fifteen series: Buildings, Hospitals, Hotels, Neighborhoods/Communities, Religious Institutions, Textile Mills, Theatres, Miscellaneous, Professional Sports, Prominent People, Mecklenburg County facilities located near UNC Charlotte campus, Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools, Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools Related Groups, Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools - Subject Files and Charlotte Mecklenburg Agencies and Issues. There are also several files that do not belong to any series.

Processing Information

Collection organized by Marilyn Schuster, Local Documents Librarian, into loose subject areas. No additional processing anticipated at this time.

Title
Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives Vertical File Collection
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated

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:


Special Collections and University Archives
J. Murrey Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
spec-coll@uncc.edu
(704) 687-1170
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