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FreemanWhite Associates drawings

 Collection
Identifier: MS0003

Overview

Architectural drawings, dated 3/6/1928, for a city-owned garage designed by Charles Christian Hook, the founder of FreemanWhite and Charlotte's first professional architect, and for an addition to the city's Health Department building by his son, Walter Hook, dated March 1948.

Dates

  • 1928 - 1948

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.

Biographical / Historical

One of the first leaders in the state's early 20th century architectural profession, Charles Christian Hook (February 18, 1870 - September 17, 1938) moved to Charlotte as a young man in 1890 and practiced in the Charlotte for the rest of his career. He was Charlotte's first fulltime professional architect, and one of the most prolific architects in the state in the early 20th century.

Source: North Carolina Architects and Builders: http://ncarchitects.lib.ncsu.edu/people/P000211

Extent

1 Linear Feet (14 drawings)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Properties Commission, 1983.

Processing Information

Processed by James Kusik

Creator

Title
FreemanWhite Associates drawings
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid written by James Kusik.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Language of description note
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