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Esten B. Mason photographs of Charlotte

Identifier: MS0179

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised exclusively of photographs used in the book, Legacy: The Myers Park Story (Charlotte: Myers Park Foundation, 1986), written by Mary Norton Kratt and Thomas W. Hanchett.


  • Creation: 1914 - 1929


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright retained by donor. Copying not permitted without authorization of Mrs. Esten B. Mason or her estate.

Biographical / Historical

Esten Bohannon married Robert E. Mason, Jr. She was President of the Junior League of Charlotte, 1986-87.


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Language of Materials



Photographs of scenes of the Myers Park neighborhood and downtown Charlotte used in Legacy: The Myers Park Story (1986) by Mary Norton Kratt and Thomas W. Hanchett.


The collection is organized into a single photographic series. [NOTE: The container list and titles of contents denote the corresponding page from "Legacy ..." in brackets.]

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Esten B. Mason, 1987

Related Materials

Mary Kratt Papers (Mss 113); Myers Park Homeowners Association Records (Mss 184).

Processing Information

Processed by Kimberly Hotaling, 1994.

Esten B. Mason photographs of Charlotte
Finding aid written by Kimberly Hotaling
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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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