Tom Hanchett papers
The collection consists of a binder of a final report titled "History of Charlotte's Independence Park" by Tom Hanchett. Digital copy of "History of Charlotte's Independance Park." Websites created and maintained by Tom Hanchett on local history.
- Hanchett, Thomas W. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The Tom Hanchett papers are the physical property of J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections. Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
Biographical / Historical
Dr. Tom Hanchett has been the historian-in-residence at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Library since 2019. He was the staff historian at the Levine Museum of the New South for sixteen years. He has created exhibits and written on urban history and the culture of the south, incluiding Charlotte neighborhood history. He holds degrees from Cornell, the University of Chicago, and UNC Chapel Hill.
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Contains a binder and a digital copy of Hanchett's report "History of Charlotte's Independence Park." Also includes archived pages of Hanchett's website, historysouth.org.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was donated by Tom Hanchett and Carol Sawyer in 2019.
The collection was processed in 2020 by Andrew Pack.
- Tom Hanchett papers
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