Charlotte City Government Records, 1872-1959
This collection consists of oaths of office, annual reports, and city departmental salaries and receipts from 1872-1959. The Oaths of Office are those from the school commissioners and city officials from 1909-1959. Annual reports contain information on the city and its finances, and general trends. Included in the city departmental records are the salaries and receipts from such divisions as the fire, police, cemetery, and street departments, from 1872-1877. Materials are in good condition and are dated 1872-1959, with a bulk of the collection dating 1940-1959.
- 1872 - 1959
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open to the public without restriction. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to duplicate or publish material from this collection must be obtained from the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library.
1.5 Linear Feet
1.5 Cubic Feet
Language of Materials
This collection contains School Commissioners Oaths (1921-1959); City Annual Reports from various offices (1942-1957); City Officials Oaths of Office (1909-1959); Fire, Police, Cemetery, and Street Departments salaries/receipts (1872-1877). Materials are in good condition and are dated 1872-1959.
Collection materials remain in the original order in which the donation was received.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Unknown presenter, unknown date.
Materials are in good condition.
Processed by Sydney Carroll, 2018.
- City and County Government Subject Source: Local sources
- Elmwood Cemetery Subject Source: Local sources
- Fire departments Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Pinewood Cemetery Subject Source: Local sources
- Police Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Charlotte City Government Records, 1872-1959
- Sydney Carroll
- Language of description
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Part of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Repository
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library-Main
310 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte NC 28202 USA