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Lemmond Family Papers, c1919-1990

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-2021-019

Content Description

This collection contains materials belonging to the Lemmond family, to include photographs, Matthews State High School diploma, newspaper clippings, and documents. Materials are arranged into three series:

Series 1: Genealogy, undated, contains a booklet on John Lemmond, a Revolutionary War soldier, and his family line.

Series 2: Newspaper Clippings, 1987, 1990, contains newspaper clippings from "The Matthews News" and an obituary for Dwight Mercer Irwin.

Series 3: Photographs, undated, is the bulk of the collection and contains family portraits and panoramic photos.

Dates

  • 1919 - 1990

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.

Extent

1.7 Linear Feet

0.72 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection contains familial papers of the Lemmond family. Members of the Lemmond family mentioned include John Lemmond, J.B. Williamson, Mark hudson Lemmond, Delia Ann Irwin Lemmond, Mary Adeline Lemmond, Walker Lemmond, Margaret Lemmond, Mamie Lemmond, Willie Mae Lemmond, Sara Henrietta Kirkpatrick Lemmond, R.W. Irwin, Margaret Williamson Lemmond, and Avery Baxter Lemmond. Examples of materials are newspaper clippings, documents,and photographs. Collection materials are dated 1919-1990 and are in good condition.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged into three series:

Series 1: Genealogy, undated, contains a booklet on John Lemmond, a Revolutionary War soldier, and his family line.

Series 2: Newspaper Clippings, 1987, 1990, include newspaper clippings from "The Matthews News" and an obituary for Dwight Mercer Irwin.

Series 3: Photographs, undated, is the bulk of the collection and includes family portraits and panoramic photos.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Anne W. Thomas, January 2010.

Related Materials

Alexander, James. (CALL NUMBER: NCR VERTICAL FILES)

Lemmond Family. (CALL NUMBER: NCR VERTICAL FILES)

School Annuals of Charlotte and Mecklenburg Counties. http://cmstory.org/content/school-annuals-charlotte-and-mecklenburg-county

Bibliography

Daughters of the American Revolution. Great Events in North Carolina History. https://archive.org/stream/northcarolinaboo1912nort/northcarolinaboo1912nort_djvu.txt

Hunter, C. L. Sketches of Western North Carolina, Historical and Biographical. http://www.fullbooks.com/Sketches-of-Western-North-Carolina-Historical2.html

USGenWeb Archives. Mecklenburg County, NC - Military - Troops of Mecklenberg, 1776-1897. http://files.usgwarchives.net/nc/mecklenburg/military/mecklenberg.txt

Condition Description

Materials are in good condition.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of this collection was completed by Sydney Carroll, February 2021.

Title
Lemmond Family Papers, 1919-1990
Status
Completed
Author
Sydney Carroll
Date
2019-03
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