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Collection — Oversize Box: 1 [F09.135.01.05]
Overview Autograph books of Charlotte children from the post-Civil war 1800s.
Dates: 1883 - 1890
Scope and Contents The collection is a miscellany of materials (cards, flyers, brochures, programs, etc.) from the Charlotte gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. It also includes three or four posters about Charlotte Gay Pride, and "Coming Out" events. These materials are duplicates from the collection at Duke.
Dates: 1990 - 2000
Collection — Oversize Box: OF13 [F09.002.07.01], Folder: 1
Overview Miscellaneous records (3 oversize documents, 1 framed), pertaining to property in Mecklenburg and Lincoln counties.
Dates: 1801, 1811, 1862
Overview The collection consists of materials associated with the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence. Included are souvenir facsimiles of the Mecklenburg County Declaration of Independence; reproductions of pen and ink drawings of Mecklenburg County landmarks; reproductions of articles and book reviews pertaining to the declaration in the Mecklenburg gazette, Harper's monthly, and other publications; a special Mecklenburg Independence Day edition of the Charlotte observer issued in 1975; and copies...
Dates: 1775 - 1975
Collection — Box: SFC4 [F09.090.03.02], Folder: 413
Overview The N.C. School Desegregation collection, 1955-1956 (mss 413), is a small assortment (one folder) of mostly published material, generated by the faction that was opposed to the racial desegregation of public schools. The organizer of this material is not known.
Dates: 1955 - 1956
Overview Black and white photographs of 54 writers with North Carolina connections.
Dates: 1960 - 1987; 1960
Overview Newspapers, magazines and other ephemera relating to presidents of the United States. Contains items concerning the political careers and deaths of George Washington (1800), Abraham Lincoln (1865), James A. Garfield (1881), Ulysses S. Grant (1885), William McKinley (1901), Warren G. Harding (1923), Franklin D. Roosevelt (1945), and John F. Kennedy (1963). Also includes text of Calvin Coolidge's acceptance speech (1924), and an issue of Newsweek regarding the attempted assasination (1981) of...
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: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 236
Abstract Lithograph of an architectural rendering of the U.S. Courthouse and Post Office on West Trade Street. This building was demolished in 1932 in order to build a larger structure. [The adjacent U.S. Mint Building was saved and re-erected in the Eastover section of Charlotte as the Mint Museum of Art].
Dates: 1889 - 1889
Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 278
Overview Mid-nineteenth century valentines. Both are ivory colored and lacy in design and texture.
Dates: 1862 - 1862
- Authors, American -- North Carolina 1
- Authors, American -- North Carolina -- Photographs 1
- Autograph albums -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- Autographs -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- Charlotte (N.C.) -- History -- 19th century -- Pictorial works 1
- Charlotte (N.C.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
- Children -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- Communal living -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- County government -- North Carolina 1
- Gay liberation movement -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- Gays -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- Gays -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Social life and customs 1
- Historic buildings -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County -- Pictorial works 1
- Historic sites -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County -- Pictorial works 1
- Journalists, American 1
- Land titles -- North Carolina -- Lincoln County 1
- Land titles -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 1
- Mecklenburg County (N.C.) 1
- Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence 1
- North Carolina 1
- North Carolina -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 1
- Photographs 1
- Presidents -- United States 1
- Public buildings -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Pictorial works 1
- Race discrimination -- North Carolina 1
- School integration -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- School integration -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 1
- Segregation in education -- North Carolina 1
- United States -- Politics and government 1
- Valentines -- Collectibles 1 ∧ less