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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
Cannon family
Size: 0.5 linear feet (1 legal-sized archival box) Collection ID: MC 00445
Cannon family of Marion, McDowell County, North Carolina. Family members include William F. Cannon, Peter F. Cannon, and Julius A. Cannon. The 1870, 1880, 1900, and 1910 United States censuses all list a Cannon family in McDowell County, and it is possible that it is the one this material corresponds to. The Cannon Family Papers ... More
Brown, Charlotte Vestal
Size: 7.2 linear feet (13 archival storage boxes, 2 halfboxes, and 2 flat folders) Collection ID: MC 00219
The Charlotte Vestal Brown Wainwright Papers, 1767-1990, include correspondence, photographs, research notes, transcriptions, and blueprints. Material was gathered by Charlotte Vestal Brown Wainwright for her study of the practice of building in North Carolina between 1865 and 1945 and includes information on the administration of ... More
Necker, Claire
Size: 16 linear feet (8 cartons, 4 boxes, 1 legal box, 1 flat box, 1 flat folder) Collection ID: MC 00364
The Claire Necker Papers contain notes, drafts, compilations of images, clippings and publications relating to Necker's research for her publications. The bulk of the collection is in the first series, and consists of folders of notes and drafts, and (especially) folders of illustrations Necker compiled during research for her ... More
Smith, Clyde F. (Clyde Fuhriman), 1913-2000
Size: 89.5 linear feet (87 boxes, 8 cartons, 177 cardboxes) Collection ID: MC 00221
The Clyde F. Smith Papers contain literature, reprints, articles and books primarily pertaining to the insect family Aphididae, of the Order Homoptera. Two books, Bibliography of the Aphididae of the World (1972) and An Annotated List of Aphididae (Homoptera) of North America (1978) are indexes of the papers. Research materials ... More
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Council Tool Company
Size: 489 linear feet (677 archival boxes, 74 legal boxes, 51 cartons, 2 halfboxes, 1 oversize box, 26 flat boxes, 10 flat folders, 1 tube) Collection ID: MC 00297
The records of the Council Tool Company document the history and operation of the North Carolina-based company from its founding by John Pickett Council in 1886 to the end of the twentieth century. The collection contains the company’s correspondence, financial records, and materials relating to personnel, plant operations, and ... More
Moore, Elizabeth Vann
Size: 37 linear feet (41 letter boxes, 15 legal boxes, 2 flat boxes, 1 halfbox, 2 oversize flat boxes, and 3 flat folders) Collection ID: MC 00486
The Elizabeth Vann Moore Family Papers contain family history materials as well as extensive records about the day-to-day operations of Sterling Cotton Mills in Franklinton, North Carolina, which several family members managed. Business papers include correspondence, financial reports, and audits documenting Sterling Cotton Mills' ... More
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Kelly, Harry C.
Size: 15 linear feet (29 archival boxes and 1 flat folder) Collection ID: MC 00072
The Harry Charles Kelly Papers include correspondence, articles, reports, speeches, awards, photographs, artifacts and other items related to Kelly's career as a physicist, science administrator, and educator. Harry Charles Kelly (1908-1976), physicist, educator, science administrator and author, was educated in physics at Lehigh ... More
Levine, Jack, 1907-
Size: 21.8 linear feet (31 boxes, 1 flat box, 4 card boxes, 6 flat folders, 2 cartons) Collection ID: MC 00308
This collection contains materials related to Levine's research interests, as well as those documenting his publications and university career. Correspondence includes letters about general cryptography, articles written by Levine and others, Levine's cryptographic patents book, and cryptographic computer tests. Research contains ... More
Troyer, James R.
Size: 1.75 linear feet (3 archival storage boxes, 1 cassette box) Collection ID: MC 00335
Biographical information, publications, and oral histories of various prominent North Carolina botanists, including: Donald B. Anderson; H.B. Croom; C.W. Hyams; Mordecai E. Hyams; and, Gerald McCarthy. The material was assembled by North Carolina State University Professor, James R. Troyer, during his research and production of ... More
Prestwood, William Thomas, 1788-1859, Browder, Nathaniel C., 1904-
Size: 1.5 linear feet (3 archival boxes) Collection ID: MC 00098
Nathaniel C. Browder Collection of Cryptography Manuals and William Thomas Prestwood Diaries, includes twenty-eight original Prestwood diaries, most of which are encrypted, and enlarged copies of several of the diaries. Also included are a copy of The Enciphered Diary of William Thomas Prestwood 1808-1859, a description and ... More
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Size: 243.74 linear feet (57 cartons, 9 boxes, 7 cardboxes, 3 legal boxes, 27 oversize boxes, 17 tubes, 12 artifact boxes, 26 flatboxes, 26 oversize flatboxes, 17 objects, 1 half box, 4 flatfolders,) Collection ID: UA 020
The North Carolina State University, Memorabilia Collection contains primarily three-dimensional objects related to the history of North Carolina State University (formerly North Carolina State College and North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts). Prominent topics represented by these objects include alumni, ... More
Size: 1 item (12 pages8" x 12.5") Collection ID: MSS 00370
Potomac River Blue Plains Tobacco Warehouse Record Book, 1819-1834, consists of a book recording the tobacco produced by various farmers and given to the Blue Plains Tobacco Warehouse for sale. The Potomac River Blue Plains Tobacco Warehouse, known through 1820 as the Blue Plains Tobacco Warehouse, seems to have been a tobacco warehouse located in the Washington, D.C., area.
Size: 0.1 linear feet (1 volume. 100 p. 24 cm.) Collection ID: MSS 00310
This anonymous recipe book contains nearly ninety formulas for dyeing and bleaching cloth and other materials. It is thought to date from the first half of the nineteenth century.
Size: 1.26 linear feet (1 archival legal boxes) Collection ID: MC 00463
The Schenck-Warlick Textile Mill Collection of Papers and Artifacts contains exhibit labels, a drawing, Articles of Agreement, and an iron spindle, all pertaining to the Schenck-Warlick Textile Mill, the first textile mill in North Carolina. Materials range in date from 1813 to 1871, with some documentation dating from 1991. The ... More
Metcalf, Z. P. (Zeno Payne), 1885-1956
Size: 324.25 linear feet Collection ID: MC 00220
The majority of the Metcalf Entomology Research Collection consists of research materials pertaining to the scientific and economic aspects of insects, primarily of the Order Homoptera. Additional items housed in the collection consist of correspondence relating to the long career and varied professional interests of Zeno Payne ... More