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Contains meeting minutes, bylaws, endorsement policies and candidate forum fliers of the Charlotte Women's Political Caucus.
Records of a local anti-apartheid organization formed in 1985 by residents of Charlotte (N.C.), who were "concerned about the ongoing crisis in South Africa and neighboring countries." The organization sponsored a number of events, protested loans by local businesses to the South African government, and invited visits by speakers who would "share insights and information with citizens of our community."
The Chason Papers are a small collection that came to the UNC Charlotte Special Collections along with a much larger gift of rare books from Mrs. Ellen Chason in January of 2008. Two of the items in this collection are real estate plat surveys for property in Henry County, Georgia (dated 1821), and the third is a Confederate war bond (dated 1863).
Autograph books of Charlotte children from the post-Civil war 1800s.
Records documenting the activities and interests of the Mecklenburg County (N.C.) chapter of Church Women United, a national, ecumenical Christian women’s community service organization. Consists of record books and scrapbooks containing booklets, budgets, committee lists, correspondence, financial statements, meeting minutes, membership directories, newsletters, pamphlets, and photographs.
The Civil Rights and Desegregation in Charlotte oral history collection is a grouping of interviews that were conducted by UNC Charlotte Atkins Library Special Collections staff with activists for civil rights in the Charlotte area. The interviewees include prominent local members of the NAACP, as well as a high school principal, a civil rights lawyer, and a church minister.
Clippings from newspapers from Louisville, K.Y., Philadelphia, P.A., and Baltimore, M.D., primarily concerning the Civil War. Dates from these clippings span the years of 1858-1879.
Collection of Civil War documents relating to the daily operations of the Union Army at their camp at Port Royal, S.C.
This collection contains family papers and material about Charlotte, as well as pamphlets about the history and politics of Charlotte and North Carolina, patriotic societies, and alcoholism and prohibition. The North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati is well represented in the pamphlet collection as Heriot Clarkson was made an honorary member in 1902.
Material relating to the theory that Abraham Lincoln was the illegitimate son of Abraham Enloe of Rutherford County, N.C. Includes notarized statements (1939) supporting the allegation.
Daniel G. Clodfelter was the 57th mayor of Charlotte, NC serving from April 9, 2014 – December 7, 2015. He was appointed by the Charlotte City Council after the resignation of Mayor Patrick Cannon. The small collection primarily consists of expense reports related to: US Conference of Mayors, Mayors Innovation, Metro Mayors Meeting, and Holly Eskridge.
The collection consists mostly of land indentures, promissory notes, chattel mortgages and receipts for consumer goods concerning primarily the Cochran family in eastern Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, dating from 1823 to 1889. The collection also includes a scrapbook of photographs of an obscure provenance, dating to the early twentieth century.
Financial records of a resident of Cabarrus County, N.C. Contains decorative bill heads from local merchants, including Odell Curtis & Co., Dove & Bost Dealers, Miss Nannie Alexander, Cannons & Fetzer, and D.P. Dayvault. Also includes a letter from J.B. Nelson regarding lynchings in Atlanta, Georgia in 1891.
This collection consists of commencement programs from the first Charlotte College commencement ceremony in 1950 to the most recent commencement ceremony of UNC Charlotte. Also included is the program for the December 2018 doctoral hooding ceremony. The duplicate copy of the 1989 commencement program is missing pages 17-20. The original copy has all pages. Also missing is the program from 1960.
This is an artificial collection consisting of brochures and printed materials from a wide variety of UNC Charlotte departments and programs.
Personal papers of Cone, director and president of Charlotte College (1947-65) and vice chancellor of student affairs and community relations, UNC Charlotte (1966-73). Includes correspondence, biographical material, files relating to local civic organizations, records as trustee of Coker College, and cassette recordings and transcripts of interviews.
This collection contains administrative records of the Cone University Center from 1974 to 2009 as well as audiovisual materials and video logs from Niner Telecommunications Network (NTN) documenting numerous campus events from the early 1990s through 2007. Also included are records and photographs relating to the 35th and 50th anniversaries of the Cone Center, including documents recounting the Center’s history, and to Bonnie Cone’s 90th birthday.
This collection consists of convocation programs from 1965-2017.
Papers of an African-American artist and minister of Charlotte's Clinton Metropolitan AME Zion Church during the 1930s. Includes correspondence and clippings, primarily relating to his attempts to gain recognition as an artist and arranging lectures and exhibits; reports on his lecture tours; the manuscript of and material relating to his book A Portrayal of Negro Life (1936); photographs; and financial information on AME Zion churches in the Charlotte District (1938-39).
Two "Cirkut Collages" of Southern cotton fields by photographer, J. C. Coovert.
Typed transcriptions of the diaries of John Hamilton Cornish, an Episcopal minister in Aiken, South Carolina, from 1833 to 1877. The original diaries are located in Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.
Contains 1 U-matic tape that is 14:30 minutes in length entitled "Cottom Mill Strike."
Steve Crump was born in 1957 in Louisville, Kentucky. This collection is comprised of seventy-five digital video files of documentary films.
The collection consists of a small assortment of papers (certificates of appreciation and awards) and photographs concerning the broadcasting career of Charles Crutchfield from 1968 to 1982.
For the Cultivating Common Ground project, middle and high school youth from the Wilmore neighborhood in Charlotte, NC, interviewed the senior citizens who work in their neighborhood's community garden. The teens documented the seniors' life stories and their interest in gardening on video and audio and also through photography.
The collection contains a small assortment of papers generated by the Cuthbertson family of Monroe, North Carolina. Most of the papers concern the administration of the estate of Thomas Lee Cuthbertson, who died in 1884; and the administration of the estates of his children in the late nineteenth century.
- 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: email@example.com; 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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