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You've searched: Civil Rights Greensboro

  • Topics: Business desegregation* 1963
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    • [Otis Arnold Singletary]

    • 1961
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • This is a photograph of Otis Arnold Singletary, chancellor of Woman�s College of the University of North Carolina (later The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) from 1961 to 1966. Singletary presided over the college during the 1963 civil...
    • [Letter from student protestors to Carol Furey]

    • 1962-03-22
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • Over twenty student protestors signed this March 2, 1963 letter to Women's College of the University of North Carolina Student Government Association President Carol Furay pressing her to take action toward desegregating businesses adjacent to...
    • [Black and white handshake tags]

    • 1963
    • Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • These small paper tags depict a white person and a black person shaking hands in an effort to promote integration. These belonged to Beth Taylor, a Guilford College student who participated in the May, 1963 sit-in demonstration against segregation...
    • Infiltration in our churches

    • 1963
    • Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This illustrated pamphlet titled, "Infiltration in Our Churches" offers a commentary on racial integration through cartoon drawings. This item belonged to Beth Taylor, a Guilford College student who participated in the May, 1963 sit-in...
    • A resolution on segregation

    • 1963
    • Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This pamphlet, sponsored by the American Council of Christian Churches (ACCC) based in New York, NY, put forth the resolution reached during the ACCC's 16th Spring Convention which addressed the issue of racial segregation within the Christian...
    • A Game of Non-Violence in Greensboro, N.C.

    • 1963
    • MSS084 Robert W. Watson Papers
    • This is a fifteen page essay by Robert Watson regarding freedom marches led by activist Jesse Jackson, in Greensboro, North Carolina, in the spring of 1963. Watson discusses the relationship between Jesse Jackson and Greensboro detective Captain...
    • Conference with Mr. Apple of the Do-Nut Dinette

    • 1963-03-13
    • Chancellor Otis Arnold Singletary Records
    • These March 13, 1963 notes describe a meeting between Woman's College of the University of North Carolina Chancellor Otis Singletary, dean of students Katherine Taylor, and the student government president with local business owner Mr. Apple...
    • Resolution concerning the Negro students of the Woman's College

    • 1963-03-13
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This resolution, dated March 13, 1963, and approved by the Student Government of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC), urges Chancellor Otis Singletary to use his influence to solve the problem of segregated businesses on...
    • Conference with Mr. Eugene Street

    • 1963-03-25
    • Chancellor Otis Arnold Singletary Records
    • These notes describe a March 14, 1963 meeting between Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC) Chancellor Otis Singletary, dean of students Katherine Taylor, and the student government president with local business owner Mr....
    • [Letter from Richard G. Apple to Chancellor Singletary]

    • 1963-03-28
    • Chancellor Otis Arnold Singletary Records
    • 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...
    • [Letter from Chancellor Singletary to Sherry Mullins]

    • 1963-04-02
    • Chancellor Otis Arnold Singletary Records
    • In this letter to Secretary of Student Legislature Sherry Mullis, Chancellor Otis Singletary of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC) informs the Student Legislature of four specific items of concern. The fourth item is a...
    • [Notes regarding meetings with Sarah Herbin and Tartt Bell]

    • 1963-04-23
    • Boyte Family Papers
    • These notes, dated April 23, 1963, relate to meetings the unidentified author, presumably Harry Boyte, had with Sarah Herbin and Tartt Bell, both of the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC)and residents of Greensboro. Comments from both...
    • [Letter from Janie to Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05
    • Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter, possibly from one of Beth Taylor's siblings noted how proud they were of Beth at home. The author also reminded Beth, ('Bether') not to worry too much and to keep studying because having a college degree would help her work for ''long...
    • [Post card to support Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05
    • Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This short post card correspondence from Mrs. Scheel of Doylestown, PA was written to express congratulations and support to Beth Taylor following her "adventure." This was in reference to Taylor's participation in the May 1963 sit-in demonstration...
    • [Account of participation in the sit-ins]

    • 1963-05
    • Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This personal account by Guilford College student Beth Taylor describes her participation in the sit-ins in Greensboro during 1963 offers background information about the movement and why she felt it was important to get involved. The account also...
    • [Arrest record for sit-in]

    • 1963-05-15
    • Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This is an official record of arrest by the Greensboro Police Department of Huldah Elizabeth Taylor on May 15, 1963 at 7:15 pm. At the age of 18, Taylor was arrested at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro on trespassing charges while participating in a...
    • [Memorandum from Katherine Taylor to Chancellor Singletary]

    • 1963-05-15
    • Chancellor Otis Arnold Singletary Records
    • In this memo, Katherine Taylor, Dean of Students at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC), informs Chancellor Singletary that she has learned of planned demonstrations that will take place that night at several segreated...
    • [Letter of support from Professor Polhemus to Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05-16
    • Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter from Guilford College professor of Political Science Oscar Polhemus and his wife Helen expressed their support of Beth Taylor's participation in the sit-in at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro. They noted that while they would not be able...

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