UNC Charlotte Special Collections J. Murrey Atkins Library - Special Collections & University Archives

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Oversize box OF14 [F09.002.07.002]

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Contains 2 Collections and/or Records:

Wilkes, Jane Renwick--Property and Estate Papers, 1826 - 1852

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Legal papers relating to the administration of property inherited by Jane Renwick Wilkes (Mrs. Charles Wilkes) from her father William Renwick, Sr. and included in her marriage settlement.
Dates: 1826 - 1852

Renwick and Wilkes Mining Interests, 1829 - 1905

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Primarily legal documents involving the purchase and operation of mines and other businesses owned by the Renwick, Wilkes, and, to a lesser extent, Smedberg families in North and South Carolina. Mines include the Maxwell, the McComb (also known as the Charlotte and the St. Catherine), the Catawba, and the Capps. Includes items (1829 60) relating to J. Humphrey Bissell's claims to some of the property; and stock certificates (1853) for the St. Catherine's Gold Mining Co. Box 2, folder 4 contains...
Dates: 1829 - 1905