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Overview Architectural drawings, office files, record books, and other material documenting the career of an early Charlotte architect. Includes drawings and specifications for residences, institutions, churches, and business offices in Charlotte and elsewhere in North Carolina.
Dates: 1906 - 1975; 1908 - 1956
Overview Biographical and genealogical material about the Boggs family and collateral lines, including the Alexander, Calhoun, Garner, Livingston, and Prince families. Also includes photographs of Charlotte (ca. 1890-ca. 1910).
Dates: 1875 - 1995; 1920 - 1929
Overview Collection 367 is a small arrangement of papers, concerning primarily Jack Boyte’s career in architectural preservation in Charlotte, North Carolina in the late twentieth century.
Dates: 1938 - 1991; 1968 - 1985
Overview The collection consists of a small assortment of papers generated by the City of Charlotte concerning Freedom Park and the Charlotte Coliseum, and a much larger assortment of photographs, mainly of city officials (mayors and city council members from the mid 1960s to the late 1990s). The collection also includes photographs of street scenes (some dating to the 1940s), cityscapes and skylines of Charlotte, as well as city employees at work. Most of the photos were taken by staff photographers,...
Dates: circa 1940-2000; 1965 - 1999
Collection — Box: 1 [F09.071.02.01]
Scope and Contents Minutes of meetings of the stockholders and board of directors of a corporation organized in 1926 to construct a new law building. The building - designed by Louis H. Asbury and located on East Avenue (now East Trade Street) was demolished in the mid-1990s to make way for a new county jail facility.
Collection — Box: SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 15
Overview Proposal by a student in the UNC Charlotte College of Architecture to convert the abandoned First Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church in uptown Charlotte into a film school and museum.
Overview Memorabilia relating to Gus's Original Forty Niner restaurant, located near UNC Charlotte at 10008 University City Boulevard. Includes a matchbook, tour guide pamphlet describing furnishings and art work in the restaurant, a photograph of the owner, Steve Kokenes, with UNC Charlotte chancellor Dean W. Colvard and UNC Charlotte founder Bonnie E. Cone, and an auction announcement and partially priced sales list. Established in 1969, Gus's operated until 1995. The restaurant's antiques and...
Dates: 1971, 1995-1996
Overview The collection contains a large number of architectural drawings of buildings (residential, commercial, educational, professional, industrial and spiritual) that were built in the Charlotte, N.C. metrolina area from 1923 to the early 1970s. Over the years, the firm has had six different corporate names.
Dates: circa 1920-1972
Overview Blueprints of projects constructed by a Charlotte firm, which was established in 1856 by John Wilkes and sold to Carolina Steel Corporation in the 1960s. Includes drawings for residences and commercial buildings, primarily in the Charlotte area.
Dates: 1945 - 1968; 1948 - 1968
Scope and Contents The Ralfe Mesrobian records document Mesrobian's architectural practice from the 1950s through the early years of the twenty-first century. The bulk of the collection derives from Mesrobian's own firm, founded in 1956. Mesrobian's practice focused on both residential and commercial buildings and undertook numerous projects for the K-Mart Corporation. Although the geographical focus of much of the work represented in the collection is Charlotte, North Carolina, and the surrounding areas, the...
Dates: circa 1950-2004
- Subject: Charlotte (N.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc X
- Asbury, Louis H. (Louis Humbert) 2
- Adair, Tom 1
- Boggs family 1
- Boggs, Aaron D. (Aaron Devon) 1
- Boyte, Jack O. (Jack Orr) 1
- Charlotte (N.C.) -- Corporate Communications & Marketing 1
- Charlotte (N.C.). Public Service and Information Dept 1
- Charlotte Coliseum (Charlotte, N.C. : 1988-2000) 1
- Charlotte Law Building (Charlotte, N.C.) 1
- Colvard, Dean W. (Photographs) 1
- Cone, Bonnie E. (Photographs) 1
- Freedom Park (Charlotte, N.C.) 1
- Fu, Wayne C. W. 1
- Hawkins Kibler Associates 1
- Hickman, Caroline Mesrobian 1
- J. R. Waddell & Sons 1
- Kokenes, Steve 1
- Marsh, M. R. (Marion Rossiter) 1
- Mecklenburg Iron Works (Charlotte, N.C.) 1
- Mesrobian, Carol 1
- Mesrobian, Ralfe, 1920-2010 1
- Perzel, Edward Spaulding 1
- Wadell Construction, Inc 1 ∧ less