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Hoyt R. Galvin Papers

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Galvin (Hoyt R.) Papers

Inventory of the Hoyt R. Galvin papers
MS0054

Summary Information

Repository
J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections, UNC Charlotte
Creator
Galvin, Hoyt R., (Hoyt Rees), 1911-
Title
Hoyt R. Galvin papers
ID
MS0054
Date [bulk]
Bulk, 1954-1956
Date [inclusive]
1953-1957
Extent
61.0 Items
Language
English
Abstract
Papers of Hoyt Galvin, as chair of the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce Education Committee (1954-56), whose work helped to gain support and funding for Charlotte and Carver colleges.

Preferred Citation note

Hoyt R. Galvin Papers. J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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Biographical/Historical note

Chairperson of the Charlotte, N.C. Chamber of Commerce Education Committee and director of the Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County, N.C.

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Scope and Contents note

The collection contains material collected by Galvin as chairperson of the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce Education Committee, 1954-56, and subsequently as a member of the committee. Documents the work of the Committee, particularly through its Sub-committee on College Improvement, to gain support for community funding of Charlotte and Carver colleges, to establish a technical institute within Charlotte College, and eventually to obtain state funding to make Charlotte College a four-year school.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections, UNC Charlotte

9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC, 28223
704-687-1170
spec-coll@uncc.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status note

Copyright not held by UNC Charlotte Library.

Conditions Governing Use note

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Hoyt R. Galvin of Charlotte, N.C., 1979.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Carver College (Charlotte, N.C.)
  • Charlotte Chamber of Commerce (Charlotte, N.C.)
  • Charlotte College.

Geographic Name(s)

  • Charlotte (N.C.)--History

Personal Name(s)

  • Galvin, Hoyt R., (Hoyt Rees), 1911-

Subject(s)

  • Education, Higher--North Carolina--Charlotte

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