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Telephone Directory, Charlotte and Davidson, NC

 Collection — Box: SFC4 [F09.090.03.02], Folder: 494
Identifier: MS0494

Scope and Contents

Telephone directory with the Bell System logo on front cover (American Telephone & Telegraph Co., Southern Bell Telephone & Telegraph Co.) Corrected to October 15, 1922.


  • 1922 October 15


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Telephone Directory, Charlotte and Davidson, NC is 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.

Biographical / Historical

Alexander Grahm Bell invented the telephone in 1876 and subsequently formed The American Telephone & Telegraph Company (AT&T) in 1885 with two investors, Gardiner Greene Hubbard and Thomas Sanders. The company owned several regional operating companies, including Southern Bell, which covered Georgia, Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina and prior to their split in 1968, also covered Alabama, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee.


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Language of Materials



1922 Telephone directory for Charlotte and Davidson, N.C.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Mary Boyer.

Physical Description

This directory had some mending done to it prior to being donated.

Processing Information

The collection was processed in 2014 by Julie Henry.



Telephone directory [Charlotte and Davidson, NC]
C. Geissler/J. Henry
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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
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Charlotte 28223 United Stated

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