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Industrialists -- North Carolina -- Charlotte

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

William H. Barnhardt papers

 Collection — Box SFC2 [F09.090.02.02], Folder: 204
Identifier: MS0206
Overview Primarily non-business related correspondence of a Charlotte textile industrialist, civic leader, and philanthropist. The bulk of the collection relates to Barnhardt's donation of copies of Cornelia Wearn Henderson's Early Charlotte and Mecklenburg County for Children (1968) to local schools and colleges.
Dates: 1959, 1966, 1968-70, undated; 1966 - 1969

Oliver Reagan Rowe papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0047
Overview Contains primarily transcriptions of speeches supporting the expansion of Charlotte College and advocating for the merger of the Charlotte and Mecklenburg county school systems. There is also biographical material, audio tape interviews and the first shovelful of dirt from the UNC Charlotte dedication ceremony.
Dates: 1924, 1957-1988; 1958 - 1964