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Schools -- North Carolina -- Charlotte

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Louise A. Lawing papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0122
Abstract

Correspondence, minutes, and other items relating primarily to the D. H. Hill School Parent-Teacher Association. Also includes material from the Charlotte Council of Parent Teacher Associations and the North Carolina Congress of Parents and Teachers and the charter membership roll of the Hornet's Nest Post of the American Legion Auxiliary.

Dates: 1926 - 1946

Open schools in Charlotte-Mecklenburg oral history interviews

 Collection
Identifier: OH-OS
Abstract These interviews discuss the history and significance of open schools in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school system. Coinciding with court-ordered busing and following a national trend in education, three optional open school programs were opened in Charlotte-Mecklenburg in the early 1970s, including Irwin Avenue Elementary School, Piedmont Middle School, and West Charlotte High School. From the beginning these schools were supported by a diverse parent body, including many community leaders,...
Dates: 2002 - 2006

Richard Elton Thigpen papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0187
Abstract

Primarily photocopied material relating to Thigpen's work as Mecklenburg County manager for Willis Smith in the 1950 U.S. Senate campaign. Includes a scrapbook of clippings. Also includes a report (1958) of the Study Committee for City-County School Consolidation.

Dates: 1950-1958, 1991

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