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8 collections related to Raleigh (N.C.) -- History

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
Heck, Charles McGee
Size: 1 linear foot (1 half box, 1 card box, 1 flatbox) Collection ID: MC 00030
The Charles McGee Heck Papers document Heck's life and work prior to and during his tenure as Professor and Head of the Physics Department at North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering (later North Carolina State University), 1917 - 1946. The collection consists of bulletins, letters, a proposal, a testimonial, ... More
Williamson, James Marion
Size: 0.2 linear feet (1 flat box) Collection ID: MC 00721
The James Marion Williamson North Carolina State Memory Book contains a photo album assembled by James Marion Williamson. It contains photographs of family members and friends in various settings such as Lassiter Mill Lake, Pilot Mountain, and a cemetery. It also contains photos of buildings, football games, and people socializing at ... More
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Yarbrough, Mary Elizabeth
Size: 24.5 linear feet (13 cartons, 4 oversize boxes, 2 oversize flatboxes, 2 oversize artifacts) Collection ID: MC 00552
The Mary Yarbrough Papers (circa 1850-2005) contain 24.5 linear feet of correspondence, photographs, publications, music books, news clippings, photocopies, and artifacts. Most of these materials document Yarbrough's life and career, as well as her family history. Mary Elizabeth Yarbrough (1904-1984) was one of the first women to ... More
Winstead, Nash Nicks
Size: 3.5 linear feet (7 archival boxes) Collection ID: MC 00187
This collection contains copies of speeches, talks and papers related to Nash Nicks Winstead's work as a professor and administrator at North Carolina State University from 1953 to 1990. There are as well materials pertaining to his work with the Ellis L. Phillips Foundation, his work for the Institute of Biological Sciences at North ... More
Size: 0.5 linear feet (1 flatbox) Collection ID: MC 00697
The Raleigh Newsweekly Newspaper contains Raleigh Newsweekly newspapers from June 1979 to February 1980. The newspapers include editorials, local news summaries, feature articles, sports, local events, and advertisements. The first issue of the Raleigh Newsweekly was published in June of 1979. According to this issue, it was ... More
Size: 39 linear feet (72 archival boxes, 1 legal sized archival box, 4 flat files) Collection ID: MC 00312
The Ralph W. Cummings Papers document the personal and professional life of Ralph W. Cummings. The primary focus of the collection is Cummings' career as a professor, researcher and administrator working at North Carolina State University and with international organizations in the fields of soil science and agronomy. The collection ... More
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Green, Ralph Waldo
Size: 2.6 linear feet (2 boxes, 2 flat boxes, 2 flat folders) Collection ID: MC 00126
The Ralph Waldo Green papers include materials documenting Green's education at Cornell University, his career as an editor in the North Carolina Agricultural Extension Service, his experience as an agricultural-cooperative organizer, his tenure at North Carolina State College, and his avocation of ornithology and conservation. The ... More