Box SFC3 [F09.090.03.01]
Contains 25 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 265
Overview Two-sided, State of North Carolina Soldier's Application for pension, act of March 8, 1921.
Dates: 1921 - 1929
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 232
Overview Contains a typewritten travel diary that describes a group trip from Charlotte to Europe in 1972.
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 280
Overview Papers related to Mitchell's service in the U.S. Air Force Reserve with the 323rd Troop Carrier Squadron (Reserve) at Morris Field, Charlotte, North Carolina, and with the 302nd Troop Carrier Wing (Reserve) at Marietta Army Air Field, Marietta, Georgia, from 1947 to 1949. Includes special orders, bulletins, correspondence, memoranda, meeting notices, and telegrams.
Dates: 1947 - 1949
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 294
Overview Photocopied papers of the Caldwell family of Charlotte, N.C., and the Hutchison family of York District (Rock Hill), S.C. Contains a diary by Adeline Caldwell, the second wife of Dr. D.T. Caldwell of Rosedale Plantation in Charlotte, N.C. Includes miscellaneous papers of related families, including the Boulware family, the Moore family, the Rawlinson family, the Springs family and the Stokes family.
Dates: 1844 - 1922
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 278
Overview Mid-nineteenth century valentines. Both are ivory colored and lacy in design and texture.
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 283
Overview Records of a multi-service, non-profit agency, organized in 1978 to promote economic self-sufficiency among African American families and to seek racial inclusion in Mecklenburg County (N.C.) communities. Contains miscellaneous records of the Urban League for the year 1981 only, including membership reports and lists, financial reports, and an affiliate assessment report.
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 236
Overview Contains a lithograph of an architectural rendering of the United States Courthouse and Post Office Building that was located on W. Trade St. in uptown Charlotte.
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 237
Overview Primarily souvenir programs (1938, 1941, 1947-48, 1970, 1974, 1997) of Paul Green's symphonic drama, The Lost Colony. The 1947 program is signed by four actors in the production, which is staged annually at the Waterside Theatre in Manteo on Roanoke Island, N.C. Also includes a program for Green's 1950 symphonic drama, Faith of Our Fathers, which was staged in Washington, D.C. and is based on George Washington's role in founding the American Republic.
Dates: 1938 - 1997
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 240
Overview Photocopies of indentures and surveys relating to land in northern Mecklenburg County along the Catawba River owned by the Sample Family. Some of the papers relate to land previously owned by James Latta, whose ca. 1800 house is the centerpiece for the present-day Historic Latta Plantation. Also includes genealogical information about the Sample Family.
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 244
Overview Material relating to the authenticity of the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence, including a letter (1916) from Fries, an archivist and editor, to Stephen B. Weeks, North Carolina collector and historian, concerning Traugott Bagge's report that "the County of Mecklenburg declared itself free and independent of England" in 1775.