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    • Racial Barriers Fall

    • 1971-05-29
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this May 29, 1971 Greensboro Daily News article, Joe Knox chronicles the efforts to desegregate Greensboro businesses starting with sit-ins at the Greensboro Woolworth lunch counter by four North Carolina A&T State University (A&T) students in...
    • Oral History Interview with Otis Hairston Sr. by William Chafe

    • 1977
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1977 with Otis Hairston Sr. documents Hairston's recollections of business desegregation in Greensboro, North Carolina. Of the 1960 sit-ins, he recalls Jibreel Khazan and David Richmond...
    • The Senate and BASIB

    • 1975-04-22
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This set of letters to the editor was published in the Guilford College student newspaper, the Guilfordian, on April 22, 1975. The letters relate to controversies surrounding budget allocations for student organizations, primarily the Brothers and...
    • Racial separatism: the students' choice

    • 1984-03-25
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This March 25, 1984 investigative report, published in the Greensboro News & Record, measures the progress of integration on the campuses of predominantly white University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) and University of North Carolina at...
    • On the playgrounds, it's a mixed bag

    • 1987-12-14
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This December 14, 1987, article from the Greensboro News & Record by sports writer Lisa D. Mickey, reports on the effect of race relations on recreational sports in Greensboro. The article begins with a history of the integration of the Gillespie...
    • Black vote proved key in commissioners race

    • 1984-11-10
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This Novemebr 10, 1984 articled published in the Greensboro News & Record credits black voters in Greensboro and High Point with the election of two Democratic candidates in the 1984 Guilford County Board of Commissioners race. Democrats J. Douglas...
    • Graham upholds students

    • 1955-12-09
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This uncredited article from the December 9, 1955 Greensboro Record reports that Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC) Chancellor Edward K. Graham supported the right of the WCUNC Student Legislature to pass its recent...
    • Report on the 1967 UNCG black power forum

    • 1967-11
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This is an uncredited six-page report (possibly written by Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson) on the controversial Black Power Forum held on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) November 1-3, 1967. The report...
    • A Theater of Demonstrations: Greensboro, North Carolina (Understanding Drama)

    • 1980
    • MSS084 Robert W. Watson Papers, 1948-1980
    • Twenty-eight page draft of an essay written for Harper's magazine, regarding the murder of five Worker's Viewpoint Organization members at the Death to the Klan rally, in Greensboro, North Carolina, on November 3, 1979, and the mass civil rights...
    • The Other Side of the Greensboro Shootout

    • 1980-03-03
    • MSS084 Robert W. Watson Papers, 1948-1980
    • A newspaper clipping from The Washington Post of Robert Watson's essay on the murder of five Communist Worker's Party members at the Death to the Klan rally, in Greensboro, North Carolina. The essay was originally published as "Media Martyrdom" in...
    • Oral History Interview with David Morehead by William Chafe

    • 1974-12-19
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of a December 19, 1975, interview conducted by William Chafe with David Morehead primarily documents Morehead's role at the Hayes-Taylor YMCA in Greensboro, North Carolina, and his involvement in the civil rights movement. Topics...
    • Oral history interview with Cleveland Sellers by William Link

    • 1989-05-10
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a May 10, 1989, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Cleveland Sellers, Sellers primarily details the activities of SNCC in Mississippi and Alabama from 1963 through 1967. He describes various projects and...
    • Guilford Adds 336 Frosh

    • 1968-09-27
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This September 27, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports the number of new freshman added to the Guilford College student body for the 1968-1969 academic year, and includes data on the racial...

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