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    • [Notes on Joan Bluethenthal papers (set 1)]

    • 1979
    • William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • These thirteen pages of typescript notes are based on historian William Chafe's examination of the personal files of Joanne Bluethenthal, as well as conversations with her at her home in Greensboro in the late 1970s. The notes mostly concern...
    • Oral History Interview with Mrs. Charles Bowles by William Chafe

    • 1974-09-24
    • William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • In this September 24, 1974, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe, Mrs. Charles Bowles primarily discusses West Market Street United Methodist Church in Greensboro, North Carolina, where her husband served as pastor from 1955 to 1963....
    • Political gains, but not power

    • 1987-12
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This late 1987 article by Kimberly McLarin of the Greensboro News & Record was the third in a December, 1987, four-part series on race relations in Greensboro (entitled "Two Worlds: Black & White") and focuses both on positive changes and aspects...
    • South's Blacks' 1st Battle Was Here

    • 1970-02-07
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This brief article, published February 7, 1970, discusses the February 1, 1960 sit-in at the Greensboro Woolworth store, orchestrated by North Carolina A&T State University students David Richmond, Joseph McNeil, Franklin McCain, and Ezell Blair...
    • Greensboro Chamber Fights Racial Bias

    • 1970-02-07
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this February 7, 1970 Charlotte Observer article, Paul Clancy focuses on the role of the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce in improving race relations in the city. Chamber Vice President William Little says "the time has come to recognize that...
    • Student Demonstrations Shatter Illusion of Apathy

    • 1969-04-18
    • The Carolinian
    • This April 18, 1969, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), consists of seven captioned photographs documenting the UNCG food service workers' strike of March 27-April 2, 1967....
    • Nahikian Analyzes Press Coverage Of Student Boycott

    • 1969-05-09
    • The Carolinian
    • This May 9, 1969, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), is an analysis of press coverage related to the UNCG food service workers' strike of March 27-April 2, 1967 and the...
    • [Information sheet about student arrests]

    • 1963-05-19
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • This May 1963 information sheet describes the poor conditions under which students arrested for trying to desegregate local theaters and restaurants, were being kept. The students were primarily from North Carolina A&T State University and Bennett...
    • Not 'Used'

    • 1967-11-13
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This November 13, 1967, letter to the editor of the Raleigh News and Observer criticizes the newspaper's coverage and a recent editorial on the controversial Black Power Forum held November 1-3, 1967, at the University of North Carolina at...
    • W.C. informer [number 2]

    • 1946-03
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The second issue of W.C. Informer primarily discusses economic and political trends in in North Carolina, including voter registration and participation. Statistics are presented on poverty, living conditions (lack of running water, infant...
    • Workers viewpoint [1979-12-26]

    • 1979-12-26
    • Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • These are photocopies of eight pages from the December 26, 1979 Workers Viewpoint newspaper, a publication of the Communist Workers Party (CWP), which pertain to the November 3, 1979 death to the Klan march, known as the Greensboro Massacre....
    • 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...
    • Greensboro Justice Fund newsletter [March, 1981]

    • 1981-03
    • Sydney Nathans Papers
    • This February-March 1981 issue of the Greensboro Justice Fund Newsletter includes several articles about varying aspects of the trial involving the murder of five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to the Klan march in Greensboro, North...
    • Oral History Interview with George Breathett by William Chafe

    • 1975
    • William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1975 with George Breathett primarily documents Breathett's recollections of Bennett College during the 1950s and 1960s, particularly the role of its students and faculty in the 1960...
    • Oral history interview with George Leverett by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-04-30
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an April 30, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with George Leverett, Leverett discusses his role as police officer during the early 1960s in High Point. He explains the tactics of demonstrators and the...

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