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Box SFC2 [F09.090.02.02]

 Container

Contains 15 Collections and/or Records:

Sunshine Co-op letter

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 227
Identifier: MS0227
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

Rufus Clay Barringer papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 223
Identifier: MS0223
Overview Items relating to Confederate General and Charlottean Rufus Clay Barringer. Photocopies of newspaper and periodical articles and a copy of Barringer's diary while imprisoned at Fort Delaware in 1865.
Dates: 1863 - 1995; 1863 - 1993

William H. Barnhardt papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 204
Identifier: MS0206
Overview Primarily non-business related correspondence of a Charlotte textile industrialist, civic leader, and philanthropist. The bulk of the collection relates to Barnhardt's donation of copies of Cornelia Wearn Henderson's Early Charlotte and Mecklenburg County for Children (1968) to local schools and colleges.
Dates: 1959, 1966, 1968-70, undated; 1966 - 1969

Selby A. Daniels papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 211
Identifier: MS0211
Overview Contains essays, newspaper clippings and magazine articles concerning Abraham Lincoln's paternity. Also includes an essay by Daniels about the social history of Fremont, NC and Aycock family genealogy.
Dates: 1805, 1952-2003

Ken Brotherton papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 152
Identifier: MS0152
Overview Papers documenting the history of northern Mecklenburg county and the Lake Norman area. Includes newspaper and magazine articles as well as an essay entitled "Caldwell Family History," concerning descendants of the Lipe family.
Dates: 1985 - 1991

Seaboard Air Line Railway timebook

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 144
Identifier: MS0144
Overview Time book for the railway's Charlotte yard. Includes employees's names, job assignments, hours worked, and wages paid.
Dates: 1926 - 1927

Charlotte Checkers Hockey Club programs

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 143
Identifier: MS0143
Overview Primarily official programs (1970) for five home matches during the 1969-70 season of the original Charlotte Checkers minor league hockey team, which played in the Eastern Hockey League and Southern Hockey League. Also includes a page of players' autographs and a 1970-71 season ticket order form.
Dates: 1970

Ingenuin and Herbert Hechenbleikner papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 155
Identifier: MS0155
Overview Photocopied material relating to the career of Ingenuin Hechenbleikner Sr. in the field of chemical engineering and work for Duke Power. There is also photocopied material about Herbert Hechenbleikner, a UNC Charlotte biology professor which resulted in a magazine feature for one of the university's publications, compiled for a story in the university magazine.
Dates: 1909 - 1988

Mary Anna Morrison Jackson papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 174
Identifier: MS0174
Overview Jackson's six page, handwritten essay is a commentary on the visit of President Theodore Roosevelt to Charlotte on October 19, 1905. [For more information on Roosevelt's visit, see D. R. Reynolds, Charlotte Remembers (Charlotte: Community Publishing, 1972), pp. 45-46.]. Her eight letters (copies) to Smith were written over a four-year period (1903-07). The obituary is a typescript copy of one that appeared in the Daily Charlotte Observer, "Mrs. 'Stonewall' Jackson, Widow of General, Dead:...
Dates: 1903 - 1915; 1903 - 1907

Kathlee Cox Hicks papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 173
Identifier: MS0173
Overview Contains material documenting the work of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Kindergarten Association and the Mecklenburg Early Childhood Education Committee. Chiefly includes correspondence and minutes.
Dates: 1959 - 1970; 1960 - 1964