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    • Oral history interview with Angeline and S. C. Smith by Kathleen Hoke

    • 1989-09-28
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a September 28, 1989, interview conducted by Kathleen Hoke with Angeline and S. C. Smith, Ms. Smith reads a speech she presented at the Greensboro Historical Museum concerning her experiences with and struggles against...
    • Races keep their distance

    • 1987-12-13
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This article by Tom Steadman appeared in the December 13, 1987, Greensboro News & Record, and reports on a poll on racial attitudes in the Greensboro area. Among the key findings were that 78% of blacks and 50% of whites believed that school...
    • Oral history interview with John F. Hatchett by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1981-05-28
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a May 28, 1981, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with John F. Hatchett, Hatchett discusses the role Bennett College students and other individuals played in local civil rights activities. He explains the...
    • Library Sports "Colorful" Dialogue

    • 1969-02-28
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 28, 1969 feature article compiled by Neil Whitlock and published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, describes a "conversation" of sorts between presumably white and black students as notated on the walls of a...
    • Services Put Focus on Sit-Ins

    • 1980-01-28
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This Greensboro Daily News article by staff writers Kenneth Campbell and Lindsey Gruson, published January 28, 1980, reports on church services commemorating the twentieth anniversary of the Greensboro Woolworth store sit-ins. Also included is a...
    • [Letter from Warren Ashby to Benjamin L. Smith]

    • 1956-08-28
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This August 28, 1956 letter from Warren Ashby to Greensboro school superintendent, Benjamin L. Smith, commends Smith for his support of school desegregation, and offers support in any way needed.
    • Congressional probe of shooting asked

    • 1982-01-28
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This uncredited January 28, 1982, article from the Associated Press reports on the call by Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident for a congressional investigation into the murders of five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to...
    • [Letter from a UNCG parent about the food service workers' strike]

    • 1969-03-28
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This letter, dated March 28, 1969, from Harry B. Fesperman of Thomasville, North Carolina to University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson, expresses Fesperman's feelings on aspects related the the UNCG food...
    • [Letter from Richard G. Apple to Chancellor Singletary]

    • 1963-03-28
    • UA2.7 Otis Arnold Singletary Records, 1961-1966
    • In this March 28, 1963 letter to Chancellor Otis Singletary of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC), Richard G. Apple informs the chancellor of his decision not to his decision not to desegregate his restaurant, located...
    • Black/white perceptions: Race relations in Greensboro

    • 1980-11
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This study was initiated by the North Carolina Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights as a result of conflicting assessments regarding the murder of five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to the Klan march, in...
    • [Letter from FBI agent Robert Pence to Marv Glass]

    • 1981-05-01
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This letter from U.S. Department of Justice Special Agent Robert Pence, responds to Marv[?] Glass' request for information related to the FBI's investigation of the Communist Workers Party in Greensboro prior to the murder of five CWP members at...
    • Workers viewpoint [1980-11-23]

    • 1980-11-23
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • These photocopies of eight pages from the November 17-23, 1980 Workers Viewpoint newspaper, a publication of the Communist Workers Party (CWP), pertain to the November 3, 1979, Greensboro Massacre where five CWP memebrs were killed. Articles...
    • Oral History Interview with Vance Chavis by William Chafe

    • 1973-05-28
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This May 28, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Vance Chavis primarily documents Chavis' recollections of equal rights activism in Greensboro, North Carolina. Chavis provides his views on the progression in rights for...
    • Oral history interview with Joanne Bluethenthal by William Link

    • 1987-01-20
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a January 20, 1987, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Joanne Bluethenthal, Ms. Bluethenthal primarily discusses her involvement with integration of the Greensboro public school system in 1971, including the...


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