Selected Collections from the CPCC Archives

Listed below is a selection of the archival collections that are open for research in the archives. You may view PDF versions of the available inventories by clicking on the title of the collection. If a complete inventory is not available here, please contact the archivist at archives@cpcc or 704-330-6373 for a detailed description of the contents of the collection.

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25th Anniversary Time Capsule Collection, 1986-1988 (AR.0034)

Abstract: A collection of items that were selected by CPCC faculty, staff and students to be included in a time capsule, buried in May 1988 in celebration of the school’s 25th anniversary.

The Records of the Board of Trustees of Central Piedmont Community College, 1963-2013 (AR.0001)

Abstract: The Board of Trustees of Central Piedmont Community College Records contain materials documenting the governance and administrative activities of the Board of Trustees. Records include meeting minutes, reports, correspondence and financial records.

Carver College Collection, 1951-1964 (AR.0032)

Abstract: A collection of records documenting the activities of Carver College, later known as Mecklenburg College. The school was merged with the Central Industrial Education Center in 1963 to form CPCC.

Central Industrial Education Center Collection, 1958-1964 (AR.0033)

Abstract: An artificial collection of materials related to the North Carolina Industrial Education Centers and the Central Industrial Education Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

College Cabinet Records, 1972-2001 (AR.0005)

Abstract: The College Cabinet Records contain materials documenting the administrative activities of the College Cabinet. Records include meeting agendas and summaries, reports, correspondence, and financial records.

College Catalogs

College Senate Records, 1966-2002 (AR.0006)

Abstract: The College Senate Records document the activities of the Faculty Senate, now known as the College Senate. Records include meeting minutes, reports, memorandums, publications, and course and curriculum proposals.

Inside CPCC Collection, 1981-1991 (AR.0031)

Abstract: A collection of issues of Inside CPCC, a newsletter and magazine that reported on the people and programs of CPCC.

Student News Publications Collection, 1965-2005 (AR.0035)

Abstract: An artificial collection of student news publications, which were published by Student Life. Publications included in the collection are CPCC Weekly Newsletter, The Prospector and The Spark.

Community Relations and Marketing Services, Photographs and Slides

Community Relations, CPCC-TV & Media Services, Video Recordings

Cooperative High School Programs, Subject Files

Department of Planning and Research, Program Reviews

Enrollment Management and Student Services, Career and Advising Support Records

Faculty Newsletters Collection

Instruction Unit, Distance Learning Records

Personnel Directories Collection