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W.C. Ervin papers, 1780-1992.

Author: W C Ervin
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Database:WorldCat
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Newspapers
Named Person: Isaac Thomas Avery; W C Ervin
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: W C Ervin
OCLC Number: 23470070
Notes: In the Southern Historical Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (#845).
Description: ca. 400 items (1.0 linear ft.)
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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.

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