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Box 1 [F09.066.05.01]

 Container

Contains 13 Collections and/or Records:

Chronological Files, 1775 - 1800

 File — Box: 1 [F09.066.05.01], Folder: 1
Scope and Contents 1775 Apr* - Mecklenburg Crown Causes for Tryal, to April 1775 (photocopy). 1777 Apr - Inventory of Joel Baldwin’s 1777 Mecklenburg Co. Estates (photocopy). 1796 Jul 29 - Estate of Leonard Gower (photostat copy). 1796 - Thomas Henderson’s tax receipt.
Dates: 1775 - 1800

Chronological Files, 1801 - 1825

 File — Box: 1 [F09.066.05.01], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents 1801 Oct 2 - “The Inhabitants of Fayetteville are requested to attend the funeral of Edwin Augustus Robinson…” 1804 Mar 7 - Account of Nathaniel Alexander and Thomas Henderson, as guardians of Polly McRee Barnett and William Barnett. 1804 Apr 17 - Account of David T. W. Cooke, to Thomas Henderson for instruction in reading, anatomy, physic, etc. 1806 May 22 - Bill of Sale for “one Negro woman named Rachel and her child Sally, sold by John Black to Thomas Henderson.” 1808 Jan 25 - Account of...
Dates: 1801 - 1825

Chronological Files, 1826 - 1850

 File — Box: 1 [F09.066.05.01], Folder: 3
Scope and Contents 1826 Apr 19 - Contract between Solomon Cress and David Suther of the first part, and John Robinson of the second part, for a loan of $275. 1826 Jun 1 - Letter of G. W. Ridgely, Agent of the American Bible Society, to Mrs. John [McKinley?], and Mrs. Cyrus Alexander. 1826 Jun 1 - Letter of G. W. Ridgely, Agent of the American Bible Society, to Mrs. E. Davidson, Mrs. Margaret Harris, Mrs. Ann Cannon, and Mrs. Melissa Hope. 1826 Oct 1 - Contract, between John Robinson of the first part, and Solomon...
Dates: 1826 - 1850

Chronological Files, 1876 - 1900

 File — Box: 1 [F09.066.05.01], Folder: 5
Scope and Contents 1876 Feb 29 - Invitation from the University of Maryland, School of Medicine for its sixty-ninth annual commencement ceremony. 1876 - Matriculation ticket from the University of Maryland, School of Medicine. 1876 Apr 22 - Letter from John R. Irwin to Mary Irwin, concerning family matters. 1876 May 15 - Letter from Mary Irwin, to John R. Irwin (In Baltimore, MD), concerning family matters. 1876 May 25 - Letter from John R. Irwin to Mary Irwin, concerning family matters. 1876 Oct 15 - Letter from...
Dates: 1876 - 1900

Chronological Files, 1851 - 1875

 File — Box: 1 [F09.066.05.01], Folder: 4
Scope and Contents 1851 Feb 13 - Receipt for carding textiles. 1851 Mar 26 - Receipt to Batte Irwin for the purchase of consumer goods from November 1849 to December 1850. 1851 Apr 10* - Last Will & Testament of Sarah D. Alexander, of Mecklenburg County, NC. 1851 Oct 21* - Letter from J.D. McDowell, to Batte Irwin, concerning inheritance law, the death of McDowell’s youngest child, religion, the price of crops, and family matters. 1852 Jul 6 - Letter from Harriet Robinson, from Chulahoma, Mississippi, to Mary...
Dates: 1851 - 1875

Chronological Files, 1913 - 1931

 File — Box: 1 [F09.066.05.01], Folder: 6
Scope and Contents 1913 Jul 3 - Letter from W. F. Harding, of Black Mountain, NC, to Margaret Irwin, concerning the death of John Robinson Irwin. [In all probability, this letter is misdated, as Irwin died in 1931, rather than 1913]. 1919 May 27 - Letter from Sergeant Roy F. Quill, of the Headquarters School Detachment A.P.O. 721, University of Dijon, France, A.E.F., to Mr. and Mrs. Irwin, concerning his reminiscences of his time in Charlotte, NC. 1920 Jul 7 - Poem, written by Lily W. Long, to Mrs. John Irwin,...
Dates: 1913 - 1931

Genealogical Notes

 File — Box: 1 [F09.066.05.01], Folder: 7
Scope and Contents Includes application to the Order of the Crown of America for William Irwin, portion of a genealogical record of Mecklenburg Chapter of D. A. R. ; application for membership to The national Society of the Daughters of the American Revoluntion, Mecklenburg Chapter for Julia Irwin ; genealogical portion (copy) from Application for membership to the North Carolina Society of the Colonial Dames of America by Julia Irwin ; Alpin family tree ; Robert Irwin family tree ; John Robinson family tree.
Dates: 1775 - 1931

John R. Irwin -- Correspondence

 File — Box: 1 [F09.066.05.01], Folder: 10
Scope and Contents Letter from John R. Irwin, from Davidson College to Mary Irwin, concerning family matters. Letter from John (unidentified, but probably John Irwin), to Julia (otherwise unidentified), concerning a trip to Chicago.
Dates: 1775 - 1931