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2012 Democratic National Convention papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0613
Abstract

Papers documenting the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte. Includes administrative files, magazines, newspapers and memorabilia.

Dates: 2011-2012

AAA Carolinas records

 Collection
Identifier: MS0468
Abstract

The collection comprises the records of AAA Carolinas, from its inception as the Carolina Motor Club in 1922 through 2009 and includes correspondence, annual reports, consumer publications and promotional materials, internal publications, media clippings, historical photographs, and back issues of the Club's magazine.

Dates: 1910 - 2009

Academic Affairs, Academic Planning and Curriculum records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0314
Abstract

Records from Academic Affairs and J. Murrey Atkins Library of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte pertaining to academic planning and development. Includes course and curriculum propsals; academic plans for the university, its colleges, and various other units; and records of library consultations corresponding with the development of new courses.

Dates: 1970 - 2016

Academic Affairs Collection of Awards and Special Events Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0267
Abstract

Records concerning several UNC Charlotte special events and awards ceremonies, notably the Bank of American Award for Teaching Excellence (formerly known as the NationsBank Award for Teaching Excellence) and commencement ceremonies.

Dates: 1968 - 2009

Academic Affairs Faculty Governance records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0178
Abstract The Academic Affairs Faculty Governance Records consist of records of the faculty of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (1966-2014) as held by the Office of Academic Affairs. Records include those of the Faculty Council, Faculty Executive Committee, Faculty President, and Standing Committees of the Faculty Council. Other records relate to various other committees and councils with faculty involvement. Materials include meeting agendas and minutes, annual reports, course and...
Dates: 1966 - 2014

Academic Affairs Senior Associate Vice Chancellor (Barbara Goodnight) records, 1980-1997

 Collection
Identifier: UA0018
Summary

A collection of alphabetical subject files maintained by Dr. Barbara A. Goodnight in her role as Senior Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs from 1980-1997.

Dates: 1980 - 1997

Mahlon Adams papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0493
Abstract

Mahlon Adams served on the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Committee in the 1990s and played a large role in the redesign of Freedom Park where there is a pavilion named in her honor. The bulk of the collection is related to the foundation of the Freedom Park Neighborhood Association.

Dates: 1973 - 2015

Department of Africana Studies records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0104
Abstract Records of Africana Studies Department (formerly African American and African Studies; originally Black Studies), Black Studies Committee, and Black Student Union at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Collection contains files, photgraphs, audiovisuals, and ephemera that document the events leading up to the creation of the department and its subsequent evolution. Dr. Bertha Maxwell, the first department chair, Roberta Duff and Benjamin Chavis are prominent figures in the...
Dates: 1969 - 2020

AIDS Prevention Advisory Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS0261
Abstract

Records of a committee formed in 1988 to advise the Mecklenburg County (N.C.) Health Department on policies that would help prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS in the Charlotte (N.C.) region. Contains correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, studies, and surveys of the committee and related agencies, including the United Way-backed Regional HIV Consortium.

Dates: 1989 - 1997

Alexander and Ramsey families papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0162
Abstract

Consists mostly of the correspondence of William Davidson Alexander, Susan Amelia Ramsey Alexander and James Gettys McGready Ramsey. Includes letters, deeds, estates records and genealogical information.

Dates: 1815 - 1940; 1860 - 1879

Annie L. Alexander papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0247
Abstract

Annie Alexander was born in Mecklenberg County, NC in 1864 and graduated from Woman's Medical College in Philadelphia in 1884. She returned to North Carolina in 1887 as the first woman to practice medicine in the South. The collection includes letters she wrote to her father, Dr. John Brevard Alexander, while a student and intern at the Women's Medical College in Philadelphia (1884-85); patient records; financial accounts; essays on medical topics; and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1881 - 1929

Brandy Alexander (Danny Leonard) papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0536
Abstract

Consists of a kimono, a Kermit the Frog puppet and an issue of Southern Exposure.

Dates: unknown

Alexander family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0030
Abstract

Primarily material about Hezekiah Alexander (1728-1801), member of a large and influential family that settled in Mecklenburg County in the 1760s. Includes transcriptions and photocopies of his will, estate inventory, and survey map of his property; material relating to the preservation of his home, built in 1774 and the oldest surviving building in Mecklenburg County; and genealogical information. Also includes a photograph of John Graham's diploma (1778) from Liberty Hall Academy.

Dates: 1778 - 1969; 1778 - 1806

Fred D. (Frederick Douglas) Alexander papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0091
Abstract Public papers of a Charlotte politician and civil rights leader. Primarily material created and received by Alexander as the first African-American member of the Charlotte City Council in the 20th Century (1965-74) and as a North Carolina state senator (1975-80). Includes minutes and other papers related to council and senate activities; material on campaigns and voter registration drives; files on the local, state, and national Democratic Party; correspondence; speeches; clippings;...
Dates: 1908, 1931-1998; 1946 - 1980

John B. Alexander papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0218
Abstract

Papers of a Mecklenburg County physician. Includes account books, medical journals, correspondence, memorabilia, and writings. Also documents his services as a surgeon in the 37th North Carolina Regiment of the Confederate Army, as well as his general interest in the Civil War.

Dates: 1855 - 1911; Majority of material found within 1855 - 1905

John Henry and Evelyn Galloway Alexander papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0445
Abstract

The collection consists primarily of personal letters written between John H. Alexander and Evelyn G. Galloway while Alexander served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Also included are correspondence written to both of them by family and friends during the same time period.

Dates: 1938 - 1946

Kelly M. Alexander, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0233
Abstract The collection consists of papers generated primarily by Kelly M. Alexander, junior, as a result of his work with the NAACP at the local, state and national levels. Other papers in this collection were generated by Mrs. Margaret Alexander (widow of Kelly M. Alexander, senior), and Alfred Alexander (Kelly junior's brother) in his capacity as president of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Chapter of the NAACP. The collection contains a wide variety of documentation concerning nearly all aspects of...
Dates: 1953 - 2008

Kelly M. Alexander, Sr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0055
Abstract Papers documenting Alexander's service with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, including the Charlotte branch, his presidency of the North Carolina State Conference of Branches, and his membership on and chairing of the national board of directors. Includes minutes, correspondence, reports, speeches, programs, news releases, membership records, documentation on NAACP-initiated court cases, and material on voter education projects. Also includes material on the...
Dates: 1950 - 1985

Kelly Alexander, Sr. Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0509
Abstract

Contains documents related to Zechariah Alexander's work with the Freemasons and Shriners. There is also material related to the Alexander Funeral Home, including newsletters and business correspondence.

Dates: 1930 - 1980

Kelly Alexander, Sr. papers concerning the NAACP

 Collection
Identifier: MS0508
Abstract Papers documenting the activities of the NAACP, with an emphasis on the work and correspondence of Kelly Alexander, Sr. and his sons Kelly Alexander, Jr. and Alfred Alexander. Includes papers from the National Board, the North Carolina chapter and the Charlotte chapter. Contains minutes, correspondence, reports, speeches, press releases, membership records, photographs, and memorabilia. Topics covered include school segregation, housing and employment discrimination and the Charlotte Area...
Dates: 1911-1997

M. A. Alexander Civil and Criminal Docket Books and associated papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0555
Abstract

2 Docket books containing summons, judgments, and warrants with various loose legal documents comprise this assortment of papers left by a justice of the peace in the Paw Creek community of Mecklenburg County, NC. around the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th centuries. There is also one photograph of an unidentified woman probably from around the turn of the century.

Dates: 1890 - 1906

Martha B. Alexander papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0563
Abstract

Papers documenting Martha Alexander's work in the North Carolina House of Representatives from 1992-2012. Includes material on mental health parity, health care reform, the tobacco settlement, NC DNA Registry, CMS Pay for Performance, SIDS and gun control. Also includes items from Alexander's campaigns for public office in the North Carolina Senate and North Carolina House of Represenatives.

Dates: 1976-2013

William Tasse Alexander Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0256
Abstract Papers of William Tasse Alexander and his descendants in the Mallard Creek area of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Consists primarily of records relating to the operation of the family plantation, including deeds and other legal papers, financial accounts, and information on cotton production and enslaved people. Also includes correspondence, an 1882 school register, genealogical material, clippings, photographs, and early twentieth century postcards of Charlotte. A portion of the...
Dates: 1818 - 2000

Janice Covington Allison papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0617
Abstract

Papers documenting Allison's work in the LGBT community, particularly in the area of transgender rights. Includes subject files, correspondence, awards, newspapers and memorabilia.

Dates: 2008-2016

Dirk C. Allman papers concerning Julian H. Little

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 163
Identifier: MS0163
Abstract

Papers documenting Julian Little's guardianship of Grace Carpenter in Stateville and his management of the Grace Hotel. Also includes correspondence with several leaders of Charlotte's business community in the mid-twentieth century, including J.B. Ivey and William Henry Belk.

Dates: 1932 - 1949

Lynne Allred paper concerning "The Gastonia Strike of 1929: Social and Judicial Injustice."

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 189
Identifier: MS0189
Abstract

Contains a copy of Lynne Allred's paper "The Gastonia Strike of 1929: Social and Judicial Injustice."

Dates: circa 1976

Patrick David Alston Map Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS0304
Abstract

Maps of Charlotte, NC and vicinity, and across the state are represented in this collection. Some of the state maps are regional with adjoining states.

Dates: 1947 - 2011

American Association of University Professors (AAUP) UNC Charlotte Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: UA0085
Abstract

This collection contains the records of the Charlotte College and University of North Carolina at Charlotte Chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) and relates to the activities of the campus chapter and its interaction with regional and national associations.

Dates: 1962-1973

American Association of University Women. Charlotte Branch records

 Collection
Identifier: MS0067
Abstract

The Charlotte Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) began in 1913 as a college club for literary study. Minutes, bulletins, yearbooks, scrapbooks, and other material reflecting activities and growth of the organization. Also includes information on the state and national organizations.

Dates: 1914 - 2013; 1950 - 1970

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