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Eddie Knox papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0135
Overview Official papers as mayor of Charlotte (1979-83). Includes subject files, correspondence, and speeches relating to such topics as annexation, zoning, the proposed new coliseum, and transportation. Also includes some files of his predecessor, Kenneth R. Harris.
Dates: 1979 - 1983

Philip Lance Van Every papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0111
Overview Primarily papers relating to his two terms as mayor of Charlotte (1953-1957). Includes routine correspondence, speeches, clippings, biographical information, and photographs. Also contains a small amount of material relating to his personal life and family and to his service as president and chair of the board of Lance, Inc. (1943-1973).
Dates: 1926 - 1994; 1953 - 1957

Ben E. Douglas papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0109
Overview Papers of a Charlotte mayor (1935-41), businessman, and promoter of aviation. Consists primarily of material relating to Douglas's service (1961-79) on the Airport Advisory Committee for Charlotte/Douglas International Airport. Includes transcript of a radio address given by Douglas on Nov. 7, 1936, as mayor of Charlotte.
Dates: 1910 - 1982; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1980

Julia McNinch family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0569
Overview Collection primarily made of correspondence addressed to Julia McNinch Slear and a smaller amount addressed to some of her family and friends.
Dates: 1890 - 1935

F. Marion Redd papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0249
Overview Papers of a mayor of Charlotte (1927-29) and judge of the Domestic Relations and Juvenile Court (1935-49). Includes speeches, arguments of Redd as a defense attorney in murder cases, correspondence, clippings, photographs, and material on the United Confederate Veterans Reunion in Charlotte (1929). Also includes papers of Redd's wife, Bessie Flowe Redd, and her father, J. Lee Flowe, a grocer. Her papers include material about the DAR Liberty Hall chapter of Charlotte and an autographed...
Dates: 1882 - 1962

Richard Vinroot papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0259
Overview Papers documenting the two mayoral terms (1991-95) of Richard Vinroot as the mayor of Charlotte, N.C. The papers highlight the city council, the chamber of commerce, community development, consolidation of city and county government and services, crime (including drug enforcement and the police department), cultural relations (especially Charlotte's interaction with its "sister cities"), education, housing, municipal services (including compensation of city employees, reorganization of...
Dates: 1990 - 1995

Harvey Gantt papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0543
Overview Harvey Bernard Gantt is an architect and Democratic politician active in North Carolina. Gantt entered local Charlotte politics in 1974 serving on the city council until 1983. He was elected to two terms as the first black Mayor of Charlotte from 1983 to 1987. In the 1990s, he ran twice for the United States Senate against Jesse Helms. The bulk of the collection is comprised of audiovisual materials from Gantt's 1996 campaign against Jesse Helms for U.S. Senate.
Dates: 1996-2014

Key to the City of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

 Collection — Box: SFC4 [F09.090.03.02], Folder: 490
Identifier: MS0490
Overview Contains one sterling key to the City of Charlotte emobossed, "Stan Brookshire" on verso that was given to Betty Yelton Alexander in recognition of 30 1/2 years of service in the City of Charlotte Purchasing Department.
Dates: 1991

Sue Myrick Mayoral Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0204
Overview Papers documenting the two mayoral terms (1987-91) of the first female mayor of Charlotte, N.C.
Dates: 1987 - 1991

Victor Shaw papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0095
Overview Papers of Shaw, Charlotte mayor (1949-53), primarily related to his first term. Includes correspondence, speeches, clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and a recording of presidential candidate Dwight D. Eisenhower's campaign speech in Charlotte (1952).
Dates: 1894 - 1966; 1949 - 1953

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Mayors -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 18
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Politics and government 12
Municipal government -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 4
Businessmen -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 3
City planning -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 3
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African American mayors -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 2
Charlotte (N.C.) 2
Charlotte (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century 2
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Race relations 2
Civil rights -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 2
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) 2
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) -- Politics and government 2
Metropolitan government -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 2
Neighborhood planning -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 2
Textile industry -- North Carolina 2
United States -- Politics and government 2
Urban renewal -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 2
Administrative agencies -- United States 1
African Americans -- Segregation -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Airports -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States 1
Architectural drawing -- North Carolina 1
Architectural drawings (Visual works) 1
Architecture -- Competitions -- North Carolina -- Mint Hill 1
Bridges -- Design and construction 1
Ceremonial objects 1
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Charlotte (N.C.) -- Social life and customs 1
City halls -- North Carolina -- Mint Hill 1
Civil rights movements -- North Carolina 1
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century 1
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Clippings (information artifacts) 1
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Cotton textile industry 1
Criminal procedure -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Davidson (N.C.) 1
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Discrimination in public accommodations -- North Carolina 1
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Engineering -- Specifications 1
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Food industry and trade -- North Carolina 1
Gaston County (N.C.) 1
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Governors -- North Carolina 1
High schools -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Independent bookstores -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Legal documents -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Legislators -- United States 1
Lesbian activists -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Mayors -- Elections, 1999 1
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century 1
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) -- Race relations 1
Memorabilia 1
Mental health services -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 1
Mint Hill (N.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 1
Municipal ceremonial -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Neighborhoods -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Newsletters 1
North Carolina -- Genealogy 1
North Carolina -- History -- 20th century 1
North Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 1
North Carolina -- Race relations 1
Notebooks 1
Open plan schools -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Political campaigns -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Political conventions 1
Printed ephemera 1
Propaganda, Anti-communist 1
Public records -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Race discrimination -- North Carolina 1
Race discrimination -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Race discrimination -- United States 1
Regional planning -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Renderings (Drawings) 1
School integration -- North Carolina 1
School integration -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Sketchbooks 1
Slides (Photographs) 1
South Carolina 1
Trial practice -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Union County (S.C.) 1
United States -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Women -- Political activity -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Zoning -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
Zoning -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 1
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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission 4
Brookshire, Stanford R. 3
Charlotte (N.C.). City Council 3
Gantt, Harvey B. (Harvey Bernard) 2
Myrick, Sue 2
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Alexander, Alfred L. (Alfred Louis) 1
Alexander, Betty Yelton 1
Alexander, Frederick Douglas 1
Alexander, Kelly M., Jr. 1
Alexander, Margaret (Margaret Gilreece) 1
Arthur family 1
Baxter, H. H. (Herbert Hill) 1
Belk, John M. 1
Burgess, Ansley 1
Burgess, Warren L. 1
Carolina Steel Bridge and Construction Company (Burlington, N.C.) 1
Catawba River Corridor Study Steering Committee 1
Charlotte (N.C.). Mayor's Community Relations Committee. Mayor's Community Relations Committee 1
Charlotte (N.C.). Mayor's Friendly Relations Committee. Mayor's Friendly Relations Committee 1
Charlotte High School (N.C.) 1
Charlotte-Douglas International Airport 1
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education 1
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Charter Commission 1
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Relations Committee (N.C.) 1
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission 1
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department. Charlotte Historic District Commission 1
City-County Consolidation Study Committee (Mecklenburg County, N.C.) 1
Coldstream Plantation (Mayesville, S.C.) 1
Communist Party of the United States of America 1
Crumbley , Tony L. 1
Dalton-Morgan & Partners 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Daughters of the American Revolution. Liberty Hall Chapter (Charlotte, N.C.) 1
Douglas, Ben E. (Ben Elbert) 1
Equal Suffrage League of North Carolina 1
Farrar family 1
Folger family 1
Foxx, Anthony 1
Gitlow, Benjamin 1
Harris, Ken (Kenneth Rhyne) 1
Harvey, Carlton L. 1
Henry, Sue L. 1
Hight, Charles C. 1
Horner, Earl B. 1
Hunter, John M. (Jack) 1
Hunter, Judy 1
Irwin Avenue Open School (Charlotte, N.C.) 1
Irwin family 1
J. Murrey Atkins Library. University Archives 1
Kinsey, Patsy, 1941- 1
Knox, Eddie 1
Lance, Inc 1
Lindsay family 1
McCoy, William J. 1
McCrory, Pat 1
McNinch, Frank R. (Frank Ramsay) 1
McNinch, Huldah Groome 1
Mead, Timothy D. 1
Mecklenburg County Environmental Protection Commission (N.C.) 1
Morrison, Cameron 1
Mountain Island Textile Mill (Gaston County, N.C.) 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. North Carolina State Conference of Branches 1
National Florence Crittenton Mission 1
National League of Cities 1
North Carolina Civil Liberties Union 1
North Carolina. General Assembly. Senate 1
Phifer family 1
Puett, Minnie Stowe 1
Ray, W. Thomas (William Thomas) 1
Redd, Bessie Lee Flowe 1
Redd, F. Marion (Francis Marion) 1
Rising Moon Books & Beyond (Charlotte, N.C.) 1
Shaw, Victor 1
Short, Milton (Harold Milton) 1
Slear, Julia Ramsey McNinch, 1891-1975 1
Smith, James Saxon 1
Springs Cotton Mills 1
Springs family 1
Sunday, Billy (Photographs) 1
Tate family 1
Tate, John Austin 1
Tate, Sarah Wilson 1
Theis, Frank R. 1
Tillett family 1
Town Hall (Mint Hill, N.C.) 1
Trosch, Minette (Minette Conrad) 1
United Confederate Veterans. North Carolina Division 1
Van Every, Philip Lance 1
Vinroot, Richard 1
Wearn, Robert Morrison 1
Wilson family 1
Wilson, Alison A. 1
Wilson, Lyda Caldwell 1
Witherspoon family 1
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