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The Hornets' Nest

The Internet Journal Of The Charlotte Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission


Streetcar Motormen and Conductors c. 1930

Photograph Courtesy of Duke Energy Archives

Board of Directors

Mr. Robin Brabham

Mr. Stewart Gray

Dr. Thomas Hanchett

Dr. James Hogue

Mr. John Misenheimer

Dr. Dan Morrill

Dr. Annette Snapp

Dr. Paula Stathakis, Editor



Table of Contents

Development Of Streetcar Systems In North Carolina.  Walter R. Turner

Senator Sam Ervin and the Army Spy Scandal of 1970-1971: Balancing National Security and Civil Liberties in a Free Society. Karl E. Campbell.

Maintaining The Ties That Bind:  A Social Geography Of The Greek Community Of Charlotte, North Carolina.  Penelope Karagounis

Book Reviews

A Review of Historic Charlotte.  An Illustrated History of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County. Thomas Hanchett

A Review of Charlotte, North Carolina, The Black America Series.   Annette Snapp

A Review of  New South Women: Twentieth-Century Women of Charlotte, North Carolina.  Marc Singer

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The Hornets' Nest is an annual publication about the themes, events, and personalities that are relevant to the history of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, and the Carolina Piedmont.