J. Murrey Atkins Library (University of North Carolina at Charlotte)
Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Black and white photographs of 54 writers with North Carolina connections.
Dates: 1960 - 1987; 1960
Overview Newspapers, magazines and other ephemera relating to presidents of the United States. Contains items concerning the political careers and deaths of George Washington (1800), Abraham Lincoln (1865), James A. Garfield (1881), Ulysses S. Grant (1885), William McKinley (1901), Warren G. Harding (1923), Franklin D. Roosevelt (1945), and John F. Kennedy (1963). Also includes text of Calvin Coolidge's acceptance speech (1924), and an issue of Newsweek regarding the attempted assasination (1981) of...
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 227
Overview Handwritten letter by an unidentified woman named Sydney [no last name given] to her "family" in which she informs them that she, her husband Walter, and their daughter Heather, have joined a commune of people who travel around the country in transformed school buses. Of note is her reference to the Sunshine Co-op in Charlotte, which received discarded food items from supermarkets and used it as their primary food source. The "Uncle Julius" mentioned in the letter is possibly Julius Levitch of...
Dates: circa 1970
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 236
Overview Contains a lithograph of an architectural rendering of the United States Courthouse and Post Office Building that was located on W. Trade St. in uptown Charlotte.
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 278
Overview Mid-nineteenth century valentines. Both are ivory colored and lacy in design and texture.