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Holladay, Alexander Q. (Alexander Quarles), 1839-1909
Size: 2.75 linear feet (1 archival storage box and 1 oversize flat box) Collection ID: MC 00010
The Alexander Quarles Holladay Papers consist of photographs, letters, a speech, a notebook, a memory book, and a certificate of Holladay's Civil War military commission. The memory book is from Holladay's final year as a student at the University of Virginia. The speech given at the presentation of his portrait provides a genealogy ... More
Whitaker, Charles
Size: 0.05 linear feet (1 folder, 1 flatfolder) Collection ID: MSS 00015
Charles Whitaker was a student at the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts in the mid-1890s. The Charles Whitaker Papers consists of a letter, a booklet, and two photographs related to Whitaker's time as a student at the College. The 1895 letter is from North Carolina College President Alexander Holladay, encouraging Whitaker to keep up his studying even while away from school.
Bonitz, Henry Emil
Size: 0.025 linear feet (1 folder) Collection ID: MSS 00038
Henry Emil Bonitz (1872-1921) was a graduate of the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts in 1893. The Henry Emil Bonitz Papers contains copies of a 1948 letter from Bonitz's son, John H. Bonitz to J. W. Harrelson and Harrelson's reply. The collection also includes receipts for board at North Carolina College of ... More
Pugh, Mabel, 1891-1986
Size: 0.025 linear feet Collection ID: MSS 00033
Mabel Pugh was a student at Peace College from 1907 to 1915, who later taught art there for many years. The Mabel Pugh Song Lyrics contains the words to a song about the boys at North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts as sung by the girls at Peace College, circa 1907-1915.
North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts
Size: 35 pages (1 folder) Collection ID: MSS 00090
This 35-page report is a handwritten history and evaluation of the De Laval reaction turbine. It includes 11 diagrams, including rotor [design] and buckets, bucket details, a heat chart showing friction losses, a section of the nozzle, theoretical and actual velocity diagrams, the design of the bucket, governor details, the reducing ... More
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Kennedy, Sidney G. (Sidney Gustavus)
Size: 0.05 linear feet (1 folder) Collection ID: MSS 00081
The Tobacco Industry of North Carolina. A Thesis Submitted to the North Carolina College of Agriculture & Mechanic Arts by Sidney G. Kennedy, for Degree Bachelor of Science, Course in Agriculture. 1897. This thesis is handwritten in cursive script. Sidney G. Kennedy attended the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic ... More
Berry, Leslie Graham
Size: 0.05 linear feet (1 folder) Collection ID: MSS 00101
Leslie Graham Berry's 1900 thesis, Transmission Dynamometer, contains 11 handwritten pages and four pages of drawings. The drawings include a view of the transmission dynamometer, a method of fastening the spring to the pulley, a method of fastening the spring to the disc, an arm for the springs, and detail of clock gear for the ... More
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Watauga Club
Size: 2.25 linear feet (4 archival boxes and 1 halfbox.) Collection ID: MC 00229
The Watauga Club Records contain historical and financial records, correspondence, meeting minutes, membership information, publications, and photographs dating from 1884 to 2001. The collection includes information about the founding in 1884 and the Centennial anniversary in 1984 but focuses primarily on publications about the club ... More
Yarborough, Louis Thomas, 1873-1951
Size: 0.05 linear feet (1 folder) Collection ID: MSS 00100
Louis T. Yarborough's 1893 thesis, Water Wheel Construction, contains 12 handwritten pages and four pages of drawings. The drawings include the side elevation of the turbine water wheel, the front elevation of the turbine water wheel showing the outer and inner casing, a horizontal vertical section of the turbine water wheel runner, ... More