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Aaron D. Boggs papers

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Identifier: MS0149
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

M. E. (Martin Evans) Boyer, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0094
Overview Papers documenting approximately 160 projects by a Charlotte architect best known for homes he designed in the Eastover and Myers Park neighborhoods. Includes architectural drawings, project files, photographs, printed material, correspondence, and trade catalogs. Also includes information on the preservation of the Charlotte Mint and material on Boyer's brother-in-law, diplomat Herschel V. Johnson. Many of the documents are photocopies.
Dates: 1910 - 1993; 1920 - 1970

Mary Boyer collection of historical postcards and papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0121
Overview Some of the material in this collection consists primarily of copies of items placed in a cornerstone at First Ward School in Charlotte on March 13, 1900. Miscellaneous items relating to textiles, gold mining, and politics in North Carolina, including a letter of U.S. Senate candidate Cameron Morrison are also included. There are post cards of Charlotte and NC, slides, and scrapbooks. Also included are research notes for various historic sites and on people and places important to...
Dates: 1884-1900, 1932, 1979

Jack O. Boyte papers

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Identifier: MS0367
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

William P. Brandon Qur'an collection

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Identifier: MS0384
Overview The William P. Brandon Quran Collection consists of a large Qur'an (28 cm) probably dating from the 18th century, the white embroidered cloth satchel that originally housed it, and a small (13 cm) Qur'an.
Dates: 1700 - 1899

Rupert Brooke papers

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Identifier: MS0166
Overview Includes autograph post card (1913?) to photographer Sherril Schell, transcriptions and photocopies of letters and poems, nine portrait photographs by Schell, and letters from Brooke's executor, Edward Marsh, to Schell concerning the photographs.
Dates: 1913 - 1937; 1913 - 1916

Stanford R. Brookshire papers

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Identifier: MS0041
Overview Chiefly official papers of Charlotte's first four-term mayor (1961-69). Comprised of subject files, correspondence, and speeches documenting almost a decade of change, particularly in regard to desegregation, and reflecting the increasing role of the federal government in addressing urban problems. Also includes material relating to national municipal organizations and to his family and personal life.
Dates: 1960 - 1990

Ken Brotherton papers

 Collection — Box: SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 152
Identifier: MS0152
Scope and Contents Primarily photocopies of articles published in the Mecklenburg Gazette, Mooresville Tribune, and Lake Norman Magazine about the history of North Mecklenburg and the Lake Norman area. Includes a nine-part article based on the Civil War letters of Joseph and Margaret Brawley Lipe of Iredell County. Also includes an essay, "Caldwell Family History," about descendants of the Lipe family.
Dates: 1985 - 1991

Brown and Alexander (née Biberstein, Bowles, Meacham & Reed) records

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Identifier: MS0148
Overview Records of a Charlotte, North Carolina architectural firm founded in 1905 by Richard C. Biberstein (1859-1931), who had come to Charlotte in 1887. The firm became Biberstein & Bowles, Inc. then Biberstein, Bowles & Meacham later Biberstein, Bowles, Meacham & Reed and eventually Brown and Alexandera. Contains job files and drawings for projects, primarily textile mills and villages in North Carolina and Virginia. Also includes similar material for residences, schools, churches,...
Dates: 1895 - 1960; 1920 - 1995

Anita Stewart Brown papers

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Identifier: MS0507
Overview Personal papers, correspondence and memorabilia from Anita S. Brown. Includes materials from her nearly 30 years at Eastern Air Lines.
Dates: 1960 - 2003

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Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte 555
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Oral Histories, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte 20
 
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Mecklenburg County (N.C.) 44
Education, Higher -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 35
Correspondence 30
Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Faculty 23
Minutes (administrative records) 21
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Photographs 20
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Politics and government 17
Education, Higher -- Administration 17
Interviews (Sound recordings) 17
Mayors -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 17
Oral histories 17
Gays -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 16
Memorandums 12
Authors, American 11
Businessmen -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 11
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 11
Clippings (information artifacts) 11
Annual 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
Reports 9
Textile industry -- North Carolina 9
Women -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Societies, clubs, etc. 9
Charlotte (N.C.) 8
Clubs -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 8
Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence 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
Universities and colleges -- Faculty 5
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
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
Music -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Societies, etc. 4
Neighborhood planning -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
North Carolina -- 1775-1865 4
North Carolina -- Politics and government -- 20th century 4
North Carolina -- Race relations 4
Performing arts -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Philanthropists -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Race discrimination -- North Carolina 4
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Names
University of North Carolina at Charlotte 44
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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