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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

 Organization

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Frank Barnes papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0372
Overview The collection concerns primarily Dr. Frank Barnes’ leadership of a conservative “watch-dog” group known as Citizens for Effective Government, in Charlotte, North Carolina, from the late 1980s to 1995. It also includes records Barnes kept once he retired from the CEFG, 1995-2001. The CFEG lobbied for minimization of local government bureaucracy and taxes.
Dates: 1985 - 2000

Gail Haley, 30 December 2005

 File
Identifier: OH-HA0428
Scope and Contents In this first of sixteen interviews, Ms. Haley recounts her own experiences as well as those of her family in the Charlotte region from the 1930s to 1950s. Ms. Haley describes the migration of her father, George C. Einhart, to the Charlotte area and his marriage to her mother, P. Louise Bell. In particular, Ms. Haley recalls events related to her father's deployment during World War II and his tenure as the art director of the Charlotte Observer. She also discusses living in rural Shuffletown...
Dates: 30 December 2005

Andrew P. Haywood papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0364
Overview Papers of Andrew P. “Sam” Haywood, while the principal of West Charlotte High School documenting his advocacy of the open school philosophy in the 1974-75 academic year.
Dates: 1974 - 1975

Roslyn A. Mickelson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0378
Overview This manuscript collection was accumulated by Dr. A. Roslyn Mickelson, a professor of Sociology at the University of North Carolina Charlotte, in her role as an expert witness in litigation between the Charlotte Mecklenburg School system and the parents of Christina Capacchione. Other papers include those concerning IBM Education Village and Mickelson's research in school-to-work research.
Dates: 1959 - 2005

Piedmont Junior High School records

 Collection
Identifier: MS0355
Overview The collection contains a small quantity of material concerning the history of Piedmont Junior High School, in Charlotte, NC, mostly from the early 1930s to the late 1940s.
Dates: 1925 - 1978

Margaret Whitton Ray papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0131
Overview Papers of the chair of the Citizens Advisory Group (CAG), formed in 1973 to develop pupil assignment guidelines for integrating Charlotte-Mecklenburg schools. Includes clippings, correspondence, findings and recommendations, reports, worksheets, notes, the CAG plan for pupil reassignment, and the joint proposal for school assignment that was ultimately approved.
Dates: 1972 - 1974

Louise Woods papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0369
Overview Contains a wide assortment of papers, reports and records accumulated by Louise Woods, while serving as the representative from the fourth district on the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education, in Charlotte, North Carolina, from 1995-2005.
Dates: 1967-2006