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Sarah Young papers

 Collection — Box: SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 14
Identifier: MS0014

Scope and Contents

Papers of a Charlotte widow, including a deed (1848) for a Charlotte lot and an insurance policy (1853) on Young's house, shares of stock (1852) in the Concord Manufacturing Company, receipts (1847, 1849) signed by William Waightstill Avery for property in Morganton, a survey (1855) of land in Cabarrus County, and records of enslaved persons.


  • Creation: 1831 - 1861
  • Creation: 1847 - 1855


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

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.


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Language of Materials



Papers of a Charlotte widow, includes a deed, an insurance policy, stocks and a land survey.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gifts of Sara W. Tate, 1967-1968.

Processing Information

Processed by James Kusik.


Sarah Young Papers
James Kusik
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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

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