J. Murrey Atkins Library

Special Collections at UNC Charlotte

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Can We Afford to Close our Public Schools?


This image displays the cover of a booklet printed in 1959 in response to the threat of the Pearsall Plan in North Carolina. A stoplight appears on…

Charlotte's Complacency


This is a cartoon drawn by Eugene Payne depicting Charlotte's reaction to the bombing of four civil rights leaders' homes in November 1965.…

Trick or Treat?


This is another cartoon drawn by Eugene Payne. A trick-or-treater with the appearance of someone old is at the door of the federal court. The bomb of…