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This collection contains documents that cover Mrs. Cornelia Beery Fore’s (Mrs. J.A. Fore) work as the historian for the United Daughters of the Confederacy. It consists primarily of historical research and collected testimonies pertaining to the United States Civil War as well as genealogical research into Fore’s own lineage. Included as well are letters and other documents from the life of her daughter, Ms. Cornelia (Cornie) Fore. Materials are dated 1864-1944 and are in good condition.
This collection contains business ephemera, pamphlets, publications, and other materials relating to his personal and professional life. Materials are in good condition and dated 1886-1942.
Lyman C. Draper, the Secretary of State Historical Society for the city of Wisconsin, authored “The Mecklenburg Declaration: Its Origin, History, and Actors with a Bibliography of its Literature and Explanatory Documents”. It was published in 1876 and presented the history of what prompted the writing of the Mecklenburg Declaration.This collection includes Draper's unbound manuscripts, dated 1876.
Girl Scouting in the United States began in March 1912 in Savannah, Georgia. Juliette Gordon Low founded this organization with a vision for girls across the country to build courage, confidence, and character in a time where women were overlooked in society. This collection contains copies of The Girl Scout Clarion, a newsletter published by the Mecklenburg County Girl Scout Council. Collection materials are dated April 1947-October 1956 and are in good condition.
This collection contains concert programs, advertistements and brochures,correspondence, newspaper articles, photographs, and A/V materials relating to Joseph Pritchard Little's involvement in the Charoltte Symphony Orchestra. Materials are dated 1908-2007.
Kenneth Frederick Marsh (1901-1968) and his wife, Blanche Marsh (1902-1991), produced a number of books about different regions in the south, with "Charlotte, Carolinas' Queen City" being the focus of this collection. Collection materials include the proof for this book, as well as correspondence between some of Charlotte’s most prominent citizens: George M. Ivey, John Belk, W.T. Harris, Stan Brookshire, and Harold C. Dwelle. Materials are in good condition and dated c1966-1967.
- Correspondence 10
- Publications 9
- Authors 7
- Newspaper clippings 4
- North Carolina--History 4
- Clubs and Organizations 3
- Journalism 3
- Photographs 3
- Women authors 3
- Women--Societies and clubs 3
- Annual report 2
- Artifacts 2
- Brochures 2
- City and County Government 2
- Cotton textiles 2
- Essays 2
- Financial documents 2
- Leadership 2
- Meeting minutes 2 ∧ less
- American & Efird Mills, Inc 1
- Brockmann, Charles Raven, 1888-1970 1
- Burlington Mills Corporation 1
- Cannon Mills Company 1
- Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
- Charlotte Chamber of Commerce (Charlotte, N.C.) 1
- Charlotte Symphony Orchestra 1
- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission 1
- Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908 1
- Cone Mills Corporation 1
- Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1891 1
- Equal Suffrage League of North Carolina 1
- Erwin Cotton Mills 1
- Fieldcrest Mills Inc 1
- Firestone Textiles (Gastonia, N.C.) 1
- Fore, J. A., Mrs., 1864-1947 1
- Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1
- Golden, Harry, 1902-1981 1
- Hanes, P. H. 1
- Highland Park Manufacturing Co. (Charlotte, N.C.). #2 1 ∧ less