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World War II Oral History recordings

 Collection — Box: 1 [F09.039.06.05]
Identifier: MS0595
Overview Contains 19 CDs of recordings of Ben Cole discussing his experiences in the Navy during World War II. He also discusses Charlotte in the years leading up to the war and the difficulties of integration back into civilian life after the war's conclusion. Also contains an interview with Robert Benton discussing his wartime experiences.
Dates: 1930-1972

Martha Dorn Worrell papers

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Identifier: MS0183
Overview Papers relating to Worrell's role as advisor to the Charlotte Junior Music Club and the Epsilon Chapter of Pi Mu. Includes correspondence, programs, and photographs
Dates: 1949 - 1968

Miles L. Wriston papers

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Identifier: MS0021
Overview Consists primarily of financial records, including Confederate and North Carolina state bonds (1862-64), shares of stock (1866) in the Rock Island Manufacturing Company, and bills and receipts (1884-85) paid by the estate of Joseph Harvey Wilson of Charlotte. Also includes a document (1829) attesting to the descent of title to Robert Neely of a 68-acre tract of land originally owned by Thomas Polk, an early settler in Mecklenburg County, a legal brief (1917) concerning the settlement of...
Dates: 1829 - 1987; 1862 - 1885

Writing Our Own History essays

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Identifier: MS0185
Overview Original handwritten and typed copies of essays written by Charlotte senior citizens in courses sponsored by the Shepherd's Center and Central Piedmont Community College and taught by Margaret Bigger in 1992-94. These are personal accounts of growing up during the Prohibition era and the Depression and of life during World War II.
Dates: 1992 - 1994

WTVI PBS Charlotte videocassettes

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Identifier: MS0512
Overview VHS tapes of television interviews with Mecklenburg County Commission chairpersons produced by Charlotte, NC area public tv station, WTVI42 in the 1990s. The series of interviews aired titled, "Mr. and Madam Chairman." Interviews are accompanied by biographical material and a rough transcript. Also includes two hour-long broadcasts from the "Charlotte and the New South" series ("A Region at Work" and "Growing a Region.")
Dates: 1990s

YMCA of Greater Charlotte records

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Identifier: MS0593
Overview Papers documenting the history of the YMCA of Greater Charlotte. Includes newspaper scrapbooks, Board meeting minutes, written histories, building campaigns, photographs and financial ledgers.
Dates: 1878-2011

Sarah Young papers

 Collection — Box: SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 14
Identifier: MS0014
Overview Papers of a Charlotte widow, includes a deed, an insurance policy, stocks and a land survey.
Dates: 1831 - 1861; 1847 - 1855

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Mecklenburg County (N.C.) 44
Education, Higher -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 37
Correspondence 33
Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Faculty 23
Minutes (administrative records) 21
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Photographs 21
Education, Higher -- Administration 18
Mayors -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 18
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Politics and government 17
Interviews (Sound recordings) 17
Oral histories 17
Gays -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 16
Memorandums 12
Annual reports 11
Authors, American 11
Businessmen -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 11
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 11
Clippings (information artifacts) 11
Reports 10
Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 10
Urban renewal -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 10
Architects -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 9
Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, N.C. : 1916) 9
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) -- Genealogy 9
Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence 9
Textile industry -- North Carolina 9
Women -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Societies, clubs, etc. 9
Charlotte (N.C.) 8
Clubs -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 8
North Carolina 8
Plantation life -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 8
Student activities 8
Student clubs and organizations 8
Charlotte (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century 7
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Photographs 7
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Social life and customs 7
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 7
Civil rights -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 7
Motorsports -- United States -- Marketing 7
Newsletters 7
United States -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 7
African Americans -- Civil rights -- North Carolina 6
Authors, American -- North Carolina 6
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Race relations 6
College students -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 6
Community development, Urban -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 6
Gays -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Social life and customs 6
Journalists, American 6
Memorabilia 6
Municipal government -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 6
Neighborhoods -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 6
Slides (photographs) 6
Southern States -- Social life and customs 6
Stock car racing -- United States 6
Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Administration 6
Busing for school integration -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 5
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Commerce 5
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Religion 5
City planning -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 5
Education -- Political aspects -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 5
Gay rights 5
Gays -- Political activity -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 5
Motorsports -- North Carolina 5
Music -- Performance -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 5
North Carolina -- Genealogy 5
School integration -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 5
Stock car drivers 5
Student government. 5
Student-administrator relationships. 5
United States -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
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Women in business 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American 5
Administrative reports 4
Architectural firms -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Art -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Study and teaching 4
Buildings -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Buildings -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 4
Bylaws (administrative records) 4
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Pictorial works 4
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century 4
College sports -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Committees 4
Construction industry -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Education -- Social aspects -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Education, Higher -- Administration -- North Carolina 4
Education, Higher -- North Carolina 4
Gaston County (N.C.) 4
Historic buildings -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Land titles -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 4
Landscape architects 4
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century 4
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) -- Politics and government 4
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University of North Carolina at Charlotte 48
J. Murrey Atkins Library (University of North Carolina at Charlotte) 13
Charlotte College 10
Cone, Bonnie E. , 1907-2003 9
University of North Carolina at Charlotte--History 8
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Alexander family 7
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education 7
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Division of Academic Affairs 7
Caldwell family 6
Charlotte (N.C.). City Council 6
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools 6
Golden, Harry, 1902-1981 6
NASCAR (Association) 5
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Office of the Chancellor 5
Catawba Lands Conservancy 4
Charlotte Chamber of Commerce (Charlotte, N.C.) 4
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission 4
Colvard, Dean W., 1913-2007 4
Duke Power Company 4
J. Murrey Atkins Library. University Archives 4
Mecklenburg County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners 4
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 4
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Dept. of English 4
Woodward, James H. (University chancellor) 4
Alexander, Kelly M. 3
Brookshire, Stanford R. 3
Carver College (Charlotte, N.C.) 3
Davidson family 3
Fretwell, E. K., 1923-2012 3
Levine Museum of the New South 3
Lincoln, Abraham 3
North Carolina. Office of Archives and History 3
Perzel, Edward Spaulding 3
Reese, Addison H. (Addison Hardcastle) 3
Tate family 3
Time Out Youth (Charlotte, N.C.) 3
United States. Army. Evacuation Hospital (38th) 3
University of North Carolina (System) 3
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Dean of Students Office. 3
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Dept. of Art 3
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Office of Student Activities 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, 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
Davis, Boyd H. 2
Festival in the Park (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
Fire Ant Music 2
Foundation for the Carolinas 2
Freedom Park (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
Gantt, Harvey B. (Harvey Bernard) 2
Garinger, Elmer Henry 2
Girl Scouts of the United States of America 2
Haley, Gail E. 2
Hanchett, Thomas W., Legacy, the Myers Park story 2
Henderson family 2
Herman, Lew 2
Hopewell Presbyterian Church (Mecklenburg County, N.C.) 2
Irwin Avenue Open School (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
Irwin family 2
Jamgotch, Nish 2
Jefferson-Pilot Communications Company 2
Jetton family 2
Jetton, Sarah Elizabeth 2
Jetton, William Howard 2
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 2
Knox family 2
Knox family--Genealogy 2
Kratt, Mary Norton 2
Kratt, Mary Norton, Legacy, the Myers Park story 2
Kuester, Clarence O. (Clarence Otto) 2
Land Trust for Central North Carolina 2
Lineberger, Clayton Sayre Sullivan 2
Mecklenburg County (N.C.). Health Dept. 2
Mecklenburg County (N.C.). Women's Commission 2
Mecklenburg Historical Association 2
Mecklenburg Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Political Action Committee (MeckPAC) 2
Moore family 2
Myers Park Baptist Church (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
Myrick, Sue 2
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. North Carolina State Conference of Branches 2
Ney, Peter Stuart 2
North Carolina. General Assembly. Senate 2
Patterson, Buford (Horace Buford) 2
Pharr family 2
Piedmont Junior High School (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
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