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Caldwell and Davidson families papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS0208
Overview Papers of the Caldwell and Davidson families of Rosedale plantation in Mecklenburg County, N.C. Includes medical account books (1824-47) of Dr. David Thomas Caldwell; land records and surveys (1833-1942); journal (1837) of Sarah Frew Davidson; correspondence (1861-1984); plantation account books (1869-85); and photographs of family members and of Rosedale, including images of the latter by Frances Benjamin Johnston and Bayard Wootten.

Caldwell and Gilreath Families papers

 Collection — Oversize Box: 1 [F09.097.03.04]
Call Number: MS0330
Overview The collection contains photographs of Isaac Pearson Caldwell, and Samuel Craighead Caldwell V, and a video program by Kate Pearson Caldwell Gilreath concerning her family's genealogy.

William Gueston Carter papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS0376
Overview The William Gueston Carter, Jr., Papers contains primarily diaries that Carter recorded from 1975 to 1998, documenting in minute detail everything that he did, as well as the weather conditions in Cornelius, North Carolina, where he lived.

Hutchison and Caldwell families papers

 Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 294
Call Number: MS0294
Overview Photocopied papers of the Caldwell family of Charlotte, N.C., and the Hutchison family of York District (Rock Hill), S.C. Contains a diary by Adeline Caldwell, the second wife of Dr. D.T. Caldwell of Rosedale Plantation in Charlotte, N.C. Includes miscellaneous papers of related families, including the Boulware family, the Moore family, the Rawlinson family, the Springs family and the Stokes family.

Patterson Family papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS0341
Overview Papers of the Patterson family of northern Mecklenburg County, mainly concerning their business activities, real estate purchases, wills, and family correspondence. Also includes papers from several related families, especially their Cumming, Hodges, Potts, and Sloan connections.

Kenneth Wilson Whitsett papers

 Collection
Call Number: 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).