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Grimshaw, Albert Harvey, 1883-1949
Size: 0.07 linear feet (1 folder, 1 item in flat folder) Collection ID: MSS 00091
The Albert Harvey Grimshaw Papers contains a photocopy, a microfilm copy and the original letter of indenture of apprenticeship document for Amos James Grimshaw to James Mather Daltry, to learn the "Art, trade, and business of a reed maker and Heald Knitter." This document was registered in the county of Lancaster, England, on 1867 ... More
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
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Fountain, Alvin Marcus, 1899-1989
Size: 3.3 linear feet (4 legal boxes, 1 flat folder) Collection ID: MC 00007
The Alvin Marcus Fountain Papers, 1889-2002, contain records relating to Fountain's career at North Carolina State College (later University) as a student, faculty member, and alumnus. Although a majority of the documents relate to the university, the papers also include records describing Fountain's community involvement. A small ... More
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Size: 4.25 linear feet (7 archival box, 1 legal box) Collection ID: MC 00456
Educational publications, advertisements, informational pamphlets, correspondence, subscription forms and ephemera related to animal rights and animal welfare, especially anti-vivisection. This collection appears to originate from the West of England, with a particular focus on the Manchester area. However, the collection also ... More
Arluke, Arnold
Size: 0.75 linear feet (1 legal box) Collection ID: MC 00683
The Arnold Arluke Collection of Animal Protection Printed Materials contains "Our Dumb Animals" journals, booklets, legal papers, letters and cards realted to animal rights and animal welfare. The collection ranges in date from 1876 to 1966. Arnold Arluke is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at ... More
Eckels, Arthur Raymond, 1919-1998
Size: 0.25 linear feet (1 archival box) Collection ID: MC 00085
Material related to city planning in Raleigh, North Carolina, from 1972 to 1974, and class notes, photocopies of legal documents, city and state council minutes, meeting notes, maps and news clippings related to Eckels' political participation and efforts to prevent the Oberlin Project and the Pullen Road project from dissecting ... More
Breitkopf & Härtel
Size: 0.5 linear feet (1 v., 720 p., 24 centimeters) Collection ID: MC 00302
This account book covers the period from January through March, 1887. It contains a record of transactions made in a drygoods store in Wilson, North Carolina. The store was owned by Thomas Jefferson Hadley and Alpheus Branch, founder of the BB and T bank.
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Wells, B. W. (Bertram Whittier), 1884-1978
Size: 12.5 linear feet (13 archival storage boxes, 3 cartons, 1 legalbox, 1 cardbox, 1 oversize flat box, and 1 flat folder) Collection ID: MC 00073
These papers represent B. W. (Bertram Whittier) Wells's research interests, publications, and honors as well as Wells's personal life and pursuits, his first wife, Edna Metz Wells, his second wife, Maude Barnes Wells, and his household at Rockcliff Farm, a property on the Neuse River in North Carolina that Wells acquired before his ... More
Size: 0.5 linear feet (1 flat folder) Collection ID: MC 00116
Pamphlets and broadsides relating to machines involved in the fabric industry, 1880s-1920s. All but one are in German.
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
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Schenck, Carl Alwin, 1868-1955
Size: 41.5 linear feet (102 archival boxes, 2 flat boxes, 1 legal halfbox) Collection ID: MC 00035
Collection includes diaries, correspondence, field notes, manuscripts, articles, student records, photographs, negatives, photo albums, and artifacts, dating from 1865-1955. While the bulk of the material is in English, a substantial number of items, including a portion of the correspondence, diaries, and writings, are in German. ... More
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Size: 1.7 linear feet (1 oversize flat box, 1 flat folder) Collection ID: MC 00455
This collection contains architectural drawings collected from various sources by Catherine W. Bishir during her research. Some were acquired for a study of Art Deco architecture in North Carolina. The drawings are mostly blueprints or other reproductions, and they date from 1871 to 1996, although most are from the early twentieth ... More
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955
Size: 10.5 linear feet (21 archival boxes) Collection ID: MC 00275
The Charles P. Berkey Collection contains materials relating to the personal and professional life of geologist and civil engineer Berkey who was affiliated with Columbia University throughout his career. It includes correspondence, family documents, Berkey's writings, awards, and photographs. Materials in the collection date from 1884 - 1955.
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
Gerstel, Dan U.
Size: 4.5 linear feet (9 boxes) Collection ID: MC 00358
The Dan U. Gerstel Papers contains numerous scientific publications on a variety of topics related to the study of genetics, cytology, plant pathology, and crop science, collected by Dan U. Gerstel during his career as a member of the faculty of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences of North Carolina State University and in ... More
Hill, Daniel Harvey, 1859-1924
Size: 4.5 linear feet (1 legal archival storage box, 2 half boxes.) Collection ID: MC 00022
The Daniel Harvey Hill Jr. (1859 - 1924) Papers, 1883 - 1955, contain items relating to Hill's career at North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (later North Carolina State University) as an English professor, Vice President, and President. Many of the materials document Hill's professional career, particularly his ... More
Greenlee, Daniel William
Size: 0.5 linear feet (1 archival box) Collection ID: MC 00129
The Daniel William Greenlee Journals document the life of a plantation owner in western North Carolina during the Reconstruction era and into the post-Reconstruction era. The journals span January 1st, 1874-March 23rd, 1891 with two gaps in coverage: January 6th, 1881-April 26th 1883 and April 13th 1884-February 15th 1885. His ... More