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George M. Ivey papers
Abstract Primarily papers and photographs of a president of the J. B. Ivey Department Store chain, which was later absorbed into Dillard's. About one-half of the manuscript portion of the collection includes material relating to Ivey’s foreign travels (1959-68); the other half contains material about company founder J. B. Ivey, the operation of the original Charlotte store and chain, and David Ovens, long-time partner and executive. The photographic portion of the collection includes a filmstrip...
Dates: 1880, 1900-1996; 1959 - 1968
Esten B. Mason photographs of Charlotte
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.
Dates: 1914 - 1929
Myers Park Homeowners Association photographs
Photographs collected by the association for its book, Legacy: the Myers Park Story (1986), written by Mary Norton Kratt and Thomas W. Hanchett.
Dates: 1915-1941, 1984; 1915 - 1941
Steve Perille photographs
Black and white photographs (many with negatives) taken by photographic essayist, Steve Perille.
Dates: 1968 - 1997; 1970 - 1985
Martha A. Strawn course materials
The collection contains photographs and written reports that resulted from course assignments in the UNC Charlotte Art Department between 1981 and 2002.
Dates: 1981 - 2002; 2000 - 2002
William Hoke Sumner Papers
Abstract Part I of this collection contains approximately 19,757 negatives taken by William Hoke Sumner Jr., a professional photographer. The earliest photograph is dated 1939, but the bulk of the collection covers the period from 1945 to 1965. The collection consists primarily of black and white negatives in one of three sizes: large (3 1/2" x 4 1/2"), medium (2 1/4" x 2 1/4"), or 35 mm. There are a few color negatives and positives and a few proofs. Based on Sumner's original order, the negatives...
Dates: 1939 - 1968
- Myers Park (Charlotte, N.C.) -- Photographs 2
- Charlotte (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century 1
- Charlotte (N.C.) -- Pictorial works 1
- Charlotte (N.C.) -- Social life and customs 1
- Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, N.C. : 1916) 1
- Department stores -- North Carolina 1
- Documentary photography 1
- Journalism, Pictorial 1
- Photography, Artistic 1
- Photojournalism 1
- Retail trade -- North Carolina 1 + ∧ less
- Hanchett, Thomas W. 2
- Kratt, Mary Norton 2
- Ivey family 1
- Ivey, George M. (George Melvin) 1
- Ivey, J. B. (Joseph Benjamin) 1
- J.B. Ivey & Company 1
- Mason, Esten B. (Esten Bohannan ) 1
- Myers Park Homeowners Association (Charlotte, N.C.) 1
- Ovens, David, 1872-1957 1
- Penland School of Handicrafts 1
- Perille, Steve 1
- Strawn, Martha 1
- Sumner, William H. (William Hoke) 1
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Department of Art 1 + ∧ less
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