Box SFC2 [F09.090.02.02]
Contains 15 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 227
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
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 223
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
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 204
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
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 211
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
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 152
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
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 144
Overview Time book for the railway's Charlotte yard. Includes employees's names, job assignments, hours worked, and wages paid.
Dates: 1926 - 1927
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 143
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.
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 155
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
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 174
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
Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 173
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