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Kenneth Wilson Whitsett papers

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Identifier: MS0270
Overview Papers of Kenneth Wilson Whitsett, a Charlotte historian, artist, and co-founder of Pictorial Engraving Co. In 1934 Kenneth and two of his brothers, Lemuel and Theron, established the Pictorial Engraving Company. He painted murals for the Charlotte City Club and the Orange County Historical Museum in Hillsborough. He was one of the original members of the board of directors for the Mint Museum of Art (1934-1938).
Dates: 1824 - 1975

Raymond W. Whittier papers

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Identifier: MS0382
Overview Papers, scrapbook, photo album, photograph and moving images (transferred onto DVD) from Col. Raymond W. Whittier, of the 38th Evacuation Unit, from 1942 to 1946.
Dates: 1942 - 1946

Beaumert Whitton Papers

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Identifier: MS0117
Overview Personal, family, and business papers of a long-time Charlotte resident and construction company executive. Includes his diaries as a high school student (late 1920s); family correspondence and photographs; some records of the Southeastern Construction Company, the family firm, including photographs of projects in Cuba (circa 1917) and in North Carolina and South Carolina (1920s-1960s); records of other businesses the family owned; and files concerning his civic activities, including minutes...
Dates: 1908 - 1984

Dink Widenhouse papers

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Identifier: MS0375
Overview Materials concerning the career of NASCAR driver David Franklin "Dink," Widenhouse.
Dates: 1950 - 1960

Wilkes family papers

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Identifier: MS0038
Overview Papers of a family that settled in Charlotte in the 1850s. Contains extensive records involving the purchase and operations of gold mines, mills, and other businesses owned by the family and by their Renwick and Smedberg relations in North Carolina and South Carolina beginning in the 1820s. Also contains papers of Admiral Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) pertaining to the U.S. Exploring Expedition of 1838-42, correspondence relating to his purchase of the High Shoals Iron Works in Gaston County,...
Dates: 1818 - 1947

Ethel Trotter Williams papers

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Identifier: MS0258
Overview Papers of Williams as a teenager, college student, wife, and mother in Charlotte in the first half of the 20th century. Includes her diaries (1910-1916) and letters (1917-1938) to her from her husband, John F. Williams.
Dates: 1910 - 1950

Helen Avery Williams papers concerning anti-Communist organizations

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Identifier: MS0207
Overview Primarily booklets, flyers, and pamphlets produced by conservative, anti-communist organizations collected by Helen Avery Williams (Mrs. McChord WIlliams). Includes material by and about J. Edgar Hoover, the John Birch Society, the National Council of Churches, Walter Reuther, and Christmas card from Herbert A. Philbrick.
Dates: 1949 - 1983; 1953 - 1970

Robert Franklin Williams FBI files

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Identifier: MS0329
Overview Declassified documents copied from Federal Bureau of Investigation records regarding Robert Franklin Williams, a civil rights leader and black revolutionary from Monroe, North Carolina. All records in the collection were acquired through the FBI under the Freedom of Information Act (United States Code, Section 552).
Dates: 2000 - 2000

Julia Willis papers

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Identifier: MS0427
Overview The collection consists of the writings of Julia Willis, of Charlotte, North Carolina and Boston, Massachusetts from the late 1960s to the late 1990s. Willis writes short stories, articles, short plays, books, contributions to various anthologies and poetry. The subject matter of her writing is almost exclusively dedicated to lesbian issues and politics. Most of her plays have been produced and some of her writings have earned awards.
Dates: 1972 - 2002

Lyda Caldwell Wilson papers concerning the North Carolina Florence Crittenton Industrial Home

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Identifier: MS0066
Overview The collection consists of the following items: 8-page handwritten description of the home (n.d.); 2-page typed history of the home (ca. 1929); proposed bylaws (1940); and unsigned carbon copy of "Certificate of Amendment to the Charter of Charlotte Crittenton Home" (1945).
Dates: circa 1929-1945

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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 4
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Catawba Lands Conservancy 3
Charlotte College 3
Davidson family 3
Duke Power Company 3
Lincoln, Abraham 3
North Carolina. Office of Archives and History 3
Tate family 3
Time Out Youth (Charlotte, N.C.) 3
United States. Army. Evacuation Hospital (38th) 3
Wilson family 3
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church 2
Alexander, Hezekiah 2
Alexander, J. B. (John Brevard) 2
Arts and Science Council (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
Asbury, Louis H. (Louis Humbert) 2
Banks family 2
Barnes, Frank (Frank Carey) 2
Blythe, LeGette 2
Boyte, Jack O. (Jack Orr) 2
Brabham, Robin 2
Carver College (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
Carver, Ann C. 2
Central Piedmont Community College (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
Charlotte Redevelopment Commission 2
Charlotte observer (Charlotte, N.C. : 1916) 2
City-County Consolidation Study Committee (Mecklenburg County, N.C.) 2
Daniels, Selby A. 2
Daughters of the American Revolution. Liberty Hall Chapter (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
Festival in the Park (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
Fire Ant Music 2
Foundation for the Carolinas 2
Freedom Park (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
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Garinger, Elmer Henry 2
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 2
Hanchett, Thomas W., Legacy, the Myers Park story 2
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Herman, Lew 2
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Jefferson-Pilot Communications Company 2
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Levine Museum of the New South 2
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Mecklenburg Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Political Action Committee (MeckPAC) 2
Moore family 2
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. North Carolina State Conference of Branches 2
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North Carolina. General Assembly. Senate 2
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Perzel, Edward Spaulding 2
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Ramsey, J. G. M. (James Gettys McGready) 2
Rankin family 2
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Taylor family 2
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Torrance, James 2
Torrance, Richard Allison 2
United Confederate Veterans. North Carolina Division 2
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Dept. of Art 2
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Dept. of English 2
WBT (Radio station : Charlotte, N.C.) 2
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Walker family 2
Washington, George 2
Whitney, A. Grant (Adelbert Grant) 2
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