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Records of Charlotte College. Consists primarily of Bonnie Cone's files including speeches and correspondence, but also includes files relating to the Board of Trustees, financial matters, the development of campus, growth of academic programs, and the transition of the college from temporary to permanent junior college status and on to its establishment as the fourth campus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
This collection consists of a single volume containing minutes from the Board of Trustees meetings from May 1958 to June 1963.
Charlotte, Consort of George III, letter to son, William and letter concerning daughter Sophia's health
Letter from Queen Charlotte to her son William (later King William IV) admonishing him for his melancholia while at school in Germany and letter from Queen Charlotte concerning the health of her daughter, Princess Sophia.
Contains Charlotte Folk Society newsletters documenting the organization's work from its inception to the present day.
Collection includes a Screening History, 1991-1996, and 5 programs.
Contains slides, photographs and negatives documenting historic neighborhoods in Charlotte. Also includes newsletters concerning historic preservation.
Incomplete chronological series of scrapbooks (1953-1969) regarding activities of the minor league baseball team. Material in the scrapbooks consist entirely of newspaper clippings.
The Charlotte Jewish Historical Society, a project of the Carolina Agency for Jewish Education, collected these interviews, which are part of a much larger collection. The interviews feature prominent members of Charlotte's Jewish community who discuss the Jewish experience in the Queen City and chronicle the many changes they've seen throughout the twentieth century.
Contains meeting minutes of stockholders and the board of directors of a company organized to construct a law building in Charlotte in 1926.
The mission of the Charlotte Lesbian and Gay Fund is to fund organizations that support the LGBTQ community through the pooled financial resources of individuals, corporations, and foundations. The collection contains 5 programs from the Charlotte Lesbian and Gay Fund Happening from 2008-2012.
Official records of a commission appointed to recommend a consolidated government for Mecklenburg County, the city of Charlotte, and the then five towns. Includes outlines and drafts of the charter and supporting documentation, minutes, maps, correspondence, presentations by and reports on the towns of Davidson and Huntersville, and information on consolidation in other cities.
Primarily narrative survey and research reports prepared to evaluate structures and sites for inclusion on the local register of historic places. Reports include information on present and former owners of the properties. Collection also includes brochures and other commission publications and clippings about the sites, the commission, and historic preservation.
Posters and slides used by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools in commemorating the Charlotte bicentennial, 1968. [Some material predates merger of schools systems]
Records of a multi-service, non-profit agency, organized in 1978 to promote economic self-sufficiency among African American families and to seek racial inclusion in Mecklenburg County (N.C.) communities. Contains miscellaneous records of the Urban League for the year 1981 only, including membership reports and lists, financial reports, and an affiliate assessment report.
Primarily financial records concerning appropriations and expenditures of the city government, 1890s-1920s. Includes material relating to the overall budget and to schools, taxes, business licenses, payrolls, and Elmwood and Pinewood cemeteries. Also includes a copy of the petition (1919) to incorporate Myers Park and photographs of 25 mayors (ca. 1853-ca. 1953) and of 8 city commissioners (ca. 1917-ca. 1925).
The Charlotte (N.C). Engineering Department Maps collection primarily consists of maps showing the streets and roadways of the city. While the maps range from 1855-1964, the bulk are from 1900-1950.
Materials generated by the Office of Protocol including correspondence and annual reports.
Correspondence, minutes, legal documents, and clippings of an association organized by the Charlotte Lions Club with the mission to develop Freedom Park.
Programs for musical, dramatic, and other cultural events held primarily in the Charlotte area. Includes programs from such groups as the Charlotte Opera Association (1962-86) and its successor, Opera Carolina (1986-92), Charlotte Summer Theatre (1962-69), Charlotte Symphony (1970-93), Little Theatre (1962-76), Mint Museum of Art (1963-77), North Carolina Dance Theater (1992-2000) and Oratorio Singers (1969-94).
Charlotte Pride presents the annual lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and queer (LGBTQ) Pride festival and other events in the Queen City. The annual festival is the largest LGBTQ Pride event in the Carolinas. The bulk of the collection documents Pride Festivals held in Charlotte, including planning materials and guides to the events. Also included are promotional materials, memorabilia, and ephemera from the more recent Pride festivals.
Collection consists of discarded photographs, slides, and photocopies of pamphlets from Charlotte's Redevelopment Commission. Photographs are of neighborhoods, apartment complexes, streets, and roads before and after renewal projects. Photocopied pamplets advertise the Charlotte Redevelopment Commission, progress reports on urban renewal of Charlotte, N.C., and future projects for uptown Charlotte, N.C.
This collection represents a wide-ranging mix of interviews that were conducted between the 1970s and the early 2000s to document many aspects of life and culture in the Charlotte region. Interviewees include prominent individuals from the Charlotte area such as journalists, business leaders, and activists, as well as many ordinary citizens representing different sectors of Charlotte society during the twentieth century.
Records of the Charlotte Research Institute.
The Charlotte Royals were founded in 2004. Today, they have over 20 players and a growing auxiliary membership along with supporters from around the country. Collection includes 1 linear foot of uniforms, ball, memorabilia, and ephemera.
Collection documenting the work of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, Charlotte Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Oratorio Singers of Charlotte (now the Charlotte Symphony Chorus). Contains concert programs, news clippings, photographs, press releases and by-laws. Additionally, there is a large amount of audiovisual material, including reel-to-reel recordings, record albums, cassettes, CDs and VHS.
The Charlotte Woman's Club is the oldest civic organization in Charlotte. Organized in 1899 as the Study Club for Mothers, that group enlarged its membership and civic activities in 1902 and became the Charlotte Woman's Club. Includes minutes, newsletters, programs, financial records, 1924 register, scrapbooks, correspondence, and membership applications.
- Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte 582
- University Archives, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte [All collections not yet online. For assistance, contact Special Collections: firstname.lastname@example.org; 704-687-1170] 111
- Oral Histories, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte 26
- Correspondence 56
- Mecklenburg County (N.C.) 44
- Education, Higher -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 43
- Minutes (Administrative records) 36
- Memorandums 22
- Photographs 22
- Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Faculty 21
- Oral histories 20
- Annual reports 19
- Interviews (Sound recordings) 19
- Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Administration 19
- Mayors -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 18
- Charlotte (N.C.) -- Politics and government 17
- Education, Higher -- Administration 16
- Gays -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 16
- Reports 16
- Clippings (information artifacts) 12
- Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 12
- Authors, American 11
- Businessmen -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 11 ∧ less
- English 715
- Multiple languages 2
- Armenian 1
- Russian 1
- Spanish; Castilian 1
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte 46
- J. Murrey Atkins Library (University of North Carolina at Charlotte) 14
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte -- Administration 14
- Charlotte College 13
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte -- Faculty 11
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte -- Students 11
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte--History 9
- Cone, Bonnie E., 1907-2003 8
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Division of Academic Affairs 8
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Office of the Chancellor 8
- Alexander family 7
- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education 7
- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools 7
- Golden, Harry, 1902-1981 7
- Caldwell family 6
- Charlotte (N.C.). City Council 6
- University of North Carolina (System) 6
- NASCAR (Association) 5
- Woodward, James H. (University chancellor) 5
- Catawba Lands Conservancy 4 ∧ less
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