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Willis Irwin Henderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0430

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a wide variety of materials, including a slave bill-of-sale, letters, land conveyancing papers for land for the Andrew Jackson historic site, DAR papers for the Mecklenburg Chapter, and obituaries for Henderson family members (Willis Irwin Henderson and Perrin Quarles Henderson).

Dates

  • 1812 - 2007

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (11 folders (shared document box))

Overview

The collection contains a wide variety of materials, including a slave bill-of-sale, letters, land conveyancing papers for land for the Andrew Jackson historic site, DAR papers for the Mecklenburg Chapter, and obituaries for Henderson family members (Willis Irwin Henderson and Perrin Quarles Henderson).

Arrangement

Most of the collection is arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired from Willis Irwin Henderson, via Jack Claiborne, in 2010.

Related Materials

Daughters of the American Revolution, Mecklenburg Chapter, records, ms80

Processing Information

Processed by Robert A. McInnes.
Title
Willis Irwin Henderson papers
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid written by Robert A. McInnes
Date
June 2011
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated