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There will be several changes to the Special Collections Reading Room schedule in February.      The Reading Room will close the following dates and times:   February 3 – 2:00pm -3:15pm    February 6 – 12:00pm -1:00pm   February 9 – 9:30am - 10:45am   February 11– 3:30pm - 5:00pm

In April 1958, Kelly Alexander, then President of the North Carolina State Conference of NAACP Branches, invited Dr. Martin Luther King to address the citizens of Charlotte. In his initial letter to King, Alexander stated “there is still too much apathy and still much work to be done.