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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

William Ballenger photographs concerning stock car racing

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Identifier: MS0626
Overview Photographs of Bill Ballenger's work documenting dirt track racing around North Carolina in the years 1947-1950, particularly the Concord Speedway. Also contains a few photographs of Joie Chitwood's Thrill Show.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1947 - 1950

Ann and Jim Williams papers

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Identifier: MS0606
Overview The collection primarily consists of materials related to Ann William' work as a local historian, author, and involvement with local history sites in Charlotte, particularly the Hezekiah Alexander Homesite.
Dates: 1985 - 2016

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

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

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Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte 580
University Archives, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte [All collections not yet online. For assistance, contact Special Collections: spec-coll@uncc.edu; 704-687-1170] 111
Oral Histories, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte 26
 
Subject
Education, Higher -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 46
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) 44
Correspondence 43
Minutes (Administrative records) 29
Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Faculty 24
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Education, Higher -- Administration 22
Photographs 21
Oral histories 20
Interviews (Sound recordings) 19
Mayors -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 18
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Politics and government 17
Memorandums 17
Gays -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 16
Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Administration 15
Annual reports 14
Reports 14
Clippings (information artifacts) 12
Authors, American 11
Businessmen -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 11
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 11
Universities and colleges -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 11
Urban renewal -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 10
Architects -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 9
Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, N.C. : 1916) 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
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) -- Genealogy 8
North Carolina 8
Plantation life -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 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
Gays -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Social life and customs 7
Motorsports -- United States -- Marketing 7
Newsletters 7
United States -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 7
Administrative reports 6
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
Constitutions 6
Gay rights 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
Student activities -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 6
African Americans -- Education 5
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
Gays -- Political activity -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 5
Motorsports -- North Carolina 5
Music -- Performance -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 5
School integration -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 5
Stock car drivers 5
United States -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
Women in business 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American 5
African Americans -- Education -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- History -- 20th century 4
African Americans -- Social conditions 4
Architectural firms -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Art -- North Carolina -- Charlotte -- Study and teaching 4
Brochures 4
Building plans 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
College student government -- 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
Financial records 4
Gaston County (N.C.) 4
Gays -- Social networks -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 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
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Names
University of North Carolina at Charlotte 61
J. Murrey Atkins Library (University of North Carolina at Charlotte) 14
Charlotte College 13
Cone, Bonnie E., 1907-2003 9
University of North Carolina at Charlotte--History 8
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University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Division of Academic Affairs 8
Alexander family 7
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education 7
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools 7
Golden, Harry, 1902-1981 7
University of North Carolina at Charlotte -- Administration 7
University of North Carolina at Charlotte -- Students 7
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Office of the Chancellor 7
Caldwell family 6
Charlotte (N.C.). City Council 6
NASCAR (Association) 5
University of North Carolina (System) 5
Woodward, James H. (University 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
Fretwell, E. K., 1923-2012 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 -- Faculty 4
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Department of English 4
University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Office of Student Activities 4
Alexander, Kelly M. 3
Brookshire, Stanford R. 3
Carver College (Charlotte, N.C.) 3
Davidson family 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 at Charlotte. Dept. of Art 3
Wilson family 3
Witherspoon, Loy H., 1930-2017 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
Campus Pride (Organization) 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
Goodnight, Barbara A. 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
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