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Ranson-Hunter Collection, 1848-1990
Research Book Club Records, 1913-1972
Richard Casanova Latta Plantation Collection, 1966-1967
Robert Gerald “Hank” Utley Baseball Collection, 1909-2000
The "Robert Gerald 'Hank' Utley Baseball Collection, 1909-2000" consists of research materials gathered by Robert Gerald “Hank” Utley for his book, "The Independent Carolina Baseball League," which he co-wrote with Scott Verner in 1999.
Rose Leary Love Papers, 1930-1994
This collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, lesson plans, music, poetry, photographs, and personal papers. The date range for collection materials is 1930-1994, with a majority of items dating 1959-1968. Many items are undated.
Rotary Club Records, 1941-1981
Ruth M. Kilgo and Ray E. Hall WWII Letter Collection, 1943-1946
The "Ruth M. Kilgo and Ray E. Hall WWII Letter Collection, 1943-1946" is an extensive collection of V-Mail correspondence between Ensign Ruth M. Kilgo and Private Ray E. Hall. (By the time they were discharged, Kilgo rose in rank to Lieutenant Junior Grade, and Hall rose to Second Lieutenant.) Their letters discussed daily life, military happenings, their love for one another, and a variety of other topics. Collection materials are in good condition and dated 1943-1946.
Sanitary Laundry Records, 1909-1962
The Sanitary Steam Laundry was incorporated by the State of North Carolina in May 1909 and served the Charlotte community through 1974. This collection contains documents with information on cost estimates for resources, floor plans, finances, correspondence, receipts, news clippings, and meeting minutes. Materials are dated 1909-1962 and in good condition.
Sesame Book Club Records, 1956-1973
The Sesame Book Club was organized on February 27, 1951 in Charlotte, NC to discuss general culture and current event topics. Membership was set at 16 and new members were only accepted by unanimous ballot. Meetings were held on the last Friday of each month at a member’s home. Mrs. L.L. Autry was the club’s first president.
This collection contains annual programs dated 1956-1973, with information on book selections, members, officers, and By-Laws.
Shout Freedom Collection, 1948
The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, photographs, sheet music, and other miscellaneous materials relating to Shout Freedom. Shout Freedom was a symphonic drama that celebrated the anniversary of the alleged signing of the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence. Collection materials are dated 1948 and in good condition.
Smokejumpers Collection, 1949-1992
Sorosis Book Club Records, 1906-1936
The Sorosis Book Club was a professional women's book club in Charlotte, North Carolina. Each program contains discussion topics, officers, committee members, addresses, telephone numbers, meeting dates, hostess, and presenter. Materials are dated 1906-1936.
Southern Radio Corporation Records, 1930-1998
Steven Haas Family Papers, 1915-1937
Story of Mecklenburg Presbytery Manuscript Collection, 1949-1962
Textiles Collection, 1879-2004
The Clubwoman, 1936-1958
“The Clubwoman” was a monthly bulletin of the Charlotte Woman’s Club, the city’s oldest civic organization. The first edition was published on October 7, 1936. The publication dealt with club activity and relayed important information to its club members. This collection contains original issues of “The Clubwoman” spanning from approximately 1936-1939 and 1943-1958.
The Davidsonian and Davidson College Bulletin, 1901-1964
The North Carolina General Federation of Women’s Clubs, 1903-1937
The True Image: Gravestone Art and the Culture of Scotch Irish Settlers in the Pennsylvania and Carolina Backcountry, 2006-2013
Thies Realty Collection, 1981-1995
Third Ward Tax Valuation Collection, 1983-1987
The Third Ward Tax Valuation Collection contains newspaper clippings, photographs, tax line map drawings, and tax valuation forms that detail Third Ward properties in Charlotte, North Carolina. Each document includes fields such as: property tax number, street address, property owner, size, amount sold, month/year of purchase, year built, land acreage, tax assessed value, and total. Each form has a photo of the property described. Materials date 1983-1987.
United Confederate Veterans Collection, 1861-1932
The United Confederate Veterans organization was founded in 1889 to unify the all of the separate groups of confederate veterans, provide relief for veterans and their families, and erect monuments. Reunions were held each year in various southern locations, with the last held in Norfolk, Virginia, in 1951 (as of 2016).
This collection includes artifacts, documents, newspaper clippings, and publications. Materials are dated 1861-1932.
United States Mint-Charlotte Branch, Register of Visitors, 1837-1913
Various Book Club Records, 1903-1991
Victor Shaw Jr. Papers, 1944-1945
Virginia Dare Book Circle Records, 1894-1999
Walter Wilford Kale Papers, 1917-1970
Wilkes-Smedberg Family Papers, 1849-1913
William Erskine Ardrey Civil War Diary, 1862-1864
- Correspondence 55
- Clubs and Organizations 39
- Photographs 38
- Women--Societies and clubs 28
- Education 27
- Family Papers/Genealogy 27
- Programs 27
- Scrapbooks 26
- Business 20
- Newspaper clippings 19
- Women 19
- Charlotte Publications 18
- Book clubs (Discussion groups) 16
- Publications 15
- Authors 14
- City and County Government 13
- Artifacts 12
- Military 12
- Financial documents 11
- Genealogy 11 + ∧ less
- English 151
- Spanish; Castilian 1
- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools 4
- Harding, Harry P., 1874-1959 3
- Allison, Charles W., 1883-1959 2
- Central Piedmont Community College (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
- Charlotte Chamber of Commerce (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
- Charlotte Public Library (Charlotte, N.C.) 2
- Charlotte Symphony Orchestra 2
- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Charter Commission 2
- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission 2
- Duke Power Company 2
- Duke, James Buchanan, 1856-1925 2
- First Union National Bank of North Carolina 2
- GFWC of North Carolina 2
- Junior League of Charlotte 2
- Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) 2
- United Daughters of the Confederacy. North Carolina Division 2
- YMCA World Service 2
- American & Efird Mills, Inc 1
- American Association of University Women 1
- American Association of University Women. Charlotte Branch 1 + ∧ less