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Cotton Mills

Subject Source: Fast

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Chalmers Gaston Davidson Plantation Files.

Identifier: DC058
Scope and Contents These files contain the research materials collected by Dr. Davidson for his research in writing The Plantation World Around Davidson. The files contain a vast amount of information on local history including the areas of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, Catawba County, Iredell County, and Gaston County. Information on well-known families of the 19th century in these counties is located here. Most of the files contain newspaper clippings, photographs, and genealogy research on the families of...
Dates: 1907 - 1994

Davidson Cotton Oil Company. Papers

Identifier: DC0220s
Scope and Contents

The collection contains a deed from the sale of land to the Davidson Cotton Oil Company in 1899.

Dates: 1899

Oral history interviews of the East Monbo Cotton Mill and Village project

Identifier: RG19-16
Scope and Contents

Oral history interviews conducted by former Davidson College archivist Jan Blodgett and Linda McGrath as a part of the “Under Lake Norman” project. The “Under Lake Norman” project was a crowd-sourced campaign to collect photos and oral histories from area residents with first-hand knowledge of locations covered by the lake driven by Lake Norman’s 50th anniversary in 2013. These interviews focus on the area surrounding the East Monbo Cotton Mill.

Dates: 2013