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Carla DuPuy Papers, 1982-1991

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-2019-006

Content Description

Carla DuPuy chaired the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners from 1984 to 1990. She also spent six years lobbying for Carolinas Healthcare System, eight years on the North Carolina Environmental Management Commission, and chaired the Charlotte Chamber’s Environmental Concerns Committee. The focus of much of her community work was on children, education, healthcare, and the environment.

A large portion of Carla Dupuy’s papers contains information on AIDS in the city of Charlotte in the late 1980’s. Informational booklets, letters from community members, governmental reports, and other materials all make up this portion of the collection. Other materials in this collection include documents, pamphlets, speeches, correspondence and reports.

Dates

  • 1982 - 1991

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 for any collection belonging to the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room must be obtained by Library staff.

Biographical / Historical

Carla DuPuy chaired the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners from 1984 to 1990. She also spent six years lobbying for Carolinas Healthcare System, eight years on the North Carolina Environmental Management Commission, and chaired the Charlotte Chamber’s Environmental Concerns Committee. The focus of much of her community work was on children, education, healthcare, and the environment.

Extent

2.5 Linear Feet (5 document boxes)

2.5 Cubic Feet (5 document boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Carla DuPuy chaired the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners from 1984 to 1990, and spent six years lobbying for Carolinas Healthcare System, eight years on the North Carolina Environmental Management Commission, and chaired the Charlotte Chamber’s Environmental Concerns Committee. The focus of much of her community work was on children, education, healthcare, and the environment.

Materials in this collection heavily focus on AIDS/Metrolina AIDS Project in the city of Charlotte in the late 1980s. Informational booklets, letters from community members, governmental reports, and other materials all make up this portion of the collection.

Other materials include policy documents, pamphlets, speeches, correspondence, and reports. Materials are dated 1982-1991.

Arrangement

There are 5 boxes in this collection processed in the original order in which the collection was received. Box 1: Strategic Planning and Criminal Justice, 1988-1989; Box 2: Workforce 2000, correspondence, implementation of taskforce surveys, 1989-1991; Box 3: Criminal Justice Commission and Carolina Counties Coalition, 1982-1990; Box 4: D.A.R.E., Plan of Action for North Carolina Drug Coalition, Uptown Streetscape Guidelines, Basic Education Plan, 1986-1990; Box 5: AIDS, Metrolina AIDS Project, 1987-1989

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was donated to the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room by an unknown presenter on an unknown date.

Related Materials

Carla DuPuy. (CALL NUMBER: NCR VERTICAL FILES)

Physical Description

Materials are in good condition.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of this collection was completed by Sydney Carroll in December 2018.
Title
Carla DuPuy Papers, 1982-1991
Status
Completed
Author
Sydney Carroll
Date
December 2018
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Repository

Contact:
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library-Main
310 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte NC 28202 USA