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    • Frosh More Liberal Than Seniors

    • 1969-01-31
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This January 31, 1969 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reveals the results of a survey conducted by Guilford students for Dr. Cyrus R. Johnson's Race and Ethnic class. The survey sampled freshman and...
    • Oral history interview with Janet C. Boyte by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-08-31
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an August 31, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Janet C. Boyte, Ms. Boyte primarily discusses the career and civil rights activities of her husband, Harry Boyte, especially his employment with various...
    • Oral history interview with B. Elton Cox by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-05-15
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a May 15, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with B. Elton Cox, Cox primarily discusses the history and activities of CORE and his participation in the organization; specific topics include the original...
    • Young: Sit-Ins Saved The South From Bloodbath

    • 1980-01-31
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This Greensboro Daily News article by contributor Jaci Hughes, published January 31, 1980, recounts statements made by Andrew Young during a visit to Chapel Hill, North Carolina. At a press conference, Young stated that the nonviolent civil rights...
    • [UNCG Student Government Association statement of support for striking workers]

    • 1969-03-31
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This statement, dated March 31, 1969, expresses the support of the Student Government Association (SGA) of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG)for striking food service workers. The statement further states that this support will...
    • Workers viewpoint [1980-04-05]

    • 1980-04-05
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • These are photocopies of three pages from the April 5, 1980 Workers Viewpoint newspaper, a publication of the Communist Workers Party (CWP), that pertain to the "Greensboro Massacre," a November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march that left five CWP...
    • Student strike - a chancellor reflects

    • 1979
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This article from the Fall, 1979, University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Alumni News contains reminiscences by James Sharbrough Fergsuon, former chancellor of UNCG, about the cafeteria workers' strike of 1969. Ferguson discusses the...
    • Oral history interview with William H. Jackson by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-05-18
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • Captain Jackson recalls leading a special police force charged with maintaining peace during the 1963 demonstrations. He describes the various activities that occurred during that time and the measures he and his men took to keep order. Various...
    • Korean Student at Guilford

    • 1954-10-15
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This October 15, 1954 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, chronicles a Guilford College student Suc Kyun Suh ("Su"), and reflects the college's reputation as a welcoming place for international students. Su had been...
    • The Quaker

    • 1970
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • The 1970 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, highlights the achievements of African American students, as well as the increasing presence of African American staff and faculty. This was the first year that black players were pictured with the...
    • The Quaker

    • 1956
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • Images in the 1956 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, highlight both the continued presence of international students and in a rare candid photograph, the presence of an African-American staff on campus. Students include Asian American Wako...
    • Review of Miles Wolff's book Lunch at the five And ten

    • 1980
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this 20-page document, Clarence "Curly" Harris, gives a detailed review of facts presented in Miles Wolff's 1970 book about the 1960 Greensboro sit-ins, Lunch at the 5 & 10. Harris, who was manager of the Greensboro Woolworth store at the time...
    • Blacks, whites eat lunch - Big deal

    • 1980-01-31
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This January 31, 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorial by Jim Schlosser claims that segregation at lunch counters seems absurd in hindsight. Schlosser writes that at the local Woolworth store—where four North Carolina A&T State University...
    • Sit-ins: Race relations are better, but problems still remain

    • 1985-02-01
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this extended article published in Greensboro News & Record, staff writers Jim Schlosser, Donald W. Patterson, and Kelly Mitchell-Clark interview several Greensboro residents about their perspectives on race relations. Topics tackled in this...

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