Archive

Archive for the ‘Economic Conditions’ Category

William A. Darity papers, 1972-2007.

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: Darity, William A., 1953-
Collection number: 4626
View finding aid.

Abstract: William A. Darity Jr. is professor of economics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, with research and teaching interests that include the history of economic thought; economic history; development, trade, and growth; monetary Read more…

Miscellaneous southern business letters, 1747-1929.

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: Miscellaneous southern business letters.
Collection number: 3739
View finding aid.

Abstract: Chiefly unconnected letters, 1833-1858, relating to business and trade conducted in the South. Letters are to and from various merchants, agents, planters, lawyers, clerks, ship Read more…

Statistics of the North Carolina Commission of the Emergency Relief Administration, 1934-1935.

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: Brinton, Hugh P. (Hugh Penn), 1901-

Collection number: 3986

View finding aid.

Abstract: Typed analyses, tables, and summaries compiled by Brinton, statistician for the North Carolina Commission of the Emergency Relief Administration. The compilations include the number of individuals and families receiving assistance in each county, with data concerning gender, race, age, financial history, employment status, and medical care.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

North Carolina Commission on Interracial Cooperation records, 1922-1949.

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: North Carolina Commission on Interracial Cooperation records, 1922-1949.
Collection number: 3823
View finding aid.

Abstract: The North Carolina Commission on Interracial Cooperation was established in 1921 as a state affiliate of the Commission on Interracial Cooperation to work toward improved race relations in the state. Like its parent Read more…

Gladys Avery Tillett papers, 1700s-2000.

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: Tillett, Gladys Avery, 1891-1984.
Collection number: 4385
View finding aid.

Abstract: Gladys Avery Tillett of Charlotte, N.C., was vice-chair of the Democratic National Committee, 1940-1950; co-director of Frank Porter Graham’s senatorial campaign, 1950; United Read more…

John Ehle papers, 1942-1993.

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: Ehle, John, 1925-
Collection number: 4555
View finding aid.

Abstract: John Marsden Ehle, Jr., author of novels and works of non- fiction, was born in Asheville, N.C., and has lived most of his adult life in Winston-Salem. He served as special Read more…

Mound Bayou collection, 1928-1995

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: Mound Bayou (Bolivar Co., Miss.) collection.
Collection number: 5009-z
View finding aid.

Abstract: Mound Bayou, located in Bolivar County, Miss., was founded on 12 July 1887 as an African-American colony by Isaiah T. Montgomery and Benjamin T. Green. In 1994, Milburn Read more…

Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961.

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: Brooks, Gilbert.
Collection number: 4786-z
View finding aid.

Abstract: Audio tapes (including listening copies) and related materials chiefly containing radio programs, 1958-1961 and undated, hosted by Gilbert Brooks and sponsored by the Haywood, Ca., chapter of the NAACP. The programs are mostly Read more…

North Carolina Council on Human Relations records, 1940s-1980s (bulk 1954-1969).

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: North Carolina Council on Human Relations records, 1940s-1980s (bulk 1954-1969).
Collection number: 4880
View finding aid.

Abstract: The North Carolina Council on Human Relations (NCCHR) was one of twelve state organizations affiliated with the Southern Regional Council (SRC). An interracial organization, it sought, from 1954 until 1969, to solve racial Read more…

William Ruthrauff Amberson papers, 1919-1968; 1971.

October 12, 2009 Leave a comment

Creator: Amberson, William Ruthrauff, b. 1894.
Collection number: 3862
View finding aid.

Abstract: William R. Amberson was a professor at the University of Tennessee Medical School at Memphis, 1930-1937, advisor to the Southern Tenant Farmers’ Union, and trustee of the Delta and Providence cooperative farms in Mississippi. The collection is primarily personal Read more…