Ervin, W. C. (William Carson) 1860-1943
Most widely held works by W. C Ervin
W. C. Ervin papers, 1780-1992 by W. C Ervin ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
About half of the papers concern financing, chartering, promotion, and construction of railroads, chiefly 1895-1905. Also included are correspondence of Ervin and his partner Isaac T. Avery with politicians and state officials; correspondence related to an article written by Ervin on Grace Greenlee, 1915; papers relating to lands, including a letterpress copybook of the Linville and Morganton Land and Improvement Company; items relating to the establishment of the Waldenses at Valdese, N.C. in the 1890s; a legal fee book; stockholders minutes of the Morganton and Shelby Railroad, 1895-1898; and minutes book of the Morganton Chamber of Commerce, 1919-1920.
Avery, Isaac Thomas,--1785-1864 Bankers Democratic Party (N.C.) Editors History Land companies Lawyers Newspaper editors Newspapers North Carolina North Carolina--Burke County North Carolina--Caldwell County North Carolina--Lenoir North Carolina--Morganton North Carolina--Valdese Railroads Waldenses