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Hawkins-Kibler Associates, Architects records

Identifier: MS0275

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a large number of architectural drawings of buildings (residential, commercial, educational, professional, industrial and spiritual) that were built in the Charlotte, N.C. metrolina area from 1923 to the early 1970s. Over the years, the firm has had six different corporate names, but the primary architects were Marion R. Marsh, Tebee P. Hawkins, and Charles W. Kibler.


  • Creation: 1920 - 1981


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Hawkins-Kibler Associates Records are the physical property of J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections. 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.

Historical Note

The Hawkins Kibler architectural firm was established by M. R. Marsh in 1922. It has been known by the following names: M. R. Marsh, Architect (1923-1954); Marsh & Hawkins, Architects (1954-1963); Tebee P. Hawkins, Architect (1963-1971); Hawkins Associates, Architects (1971-1981); Hawkins-Kibler Associates, Architects (1981-1988); Hawkins Kibler, Associates, PA (1988-present). Since its founding, the firm has designed a wide variety of buildings constructed in the Charlotte, N.C. metrolina area.


15 Linear Feet

Language of Materials



Consists primarily of architectural drawings the firm has completed of buildings throughout the Charlotte area. Also includes a book prospectus honoring Tebee Hawkins, renderings and slides.


The collection is arranged into two series, with two files (Book prospectus and renderings) that do not belong to any series. The two series are: Drawings (1920-1980) and Slides.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Charles W. Kibler, October 2000.

Hawkins-Kibler Associates, Architects records
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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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