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    • 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...
    • Inside Sidney Poitier

    • 1968-05-03
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this May 3, 1968 literary feature published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, student writer Fred Krongold imagines a meeting with African American actor Sidney Poitier and reflects contemporary challenges of overcoming...
    • Oral history interview with Alvin Thomas by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-08-12
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a August 12, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Alvin Thomas, Thomas provides insight into the workings of the local CORE chapter and details of the group's activities. He discusses the leaders, both...
    • Oral history interview with William H. Jackson by Glen Jordan

    • 1988-02-25
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a August 12, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Glen Jordan with William H. Jackson, Jackson primarily discusses race relations in Greensboro and his experiences as a police officer in the city, including the 1960...
    • Oral history interview with Hiram Hilty by William Link

    • 1989-06-13
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a August 12, 1982, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Hiram Hilty, Hilty recalls the formation of the Inter-Faculty Forum and describes the role it played in building bridges between the races and between...
    • Oral history interview with William Thomas Jr. by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-08-13
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a August 13, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with William Thomas Jr., Thomas discusses the relationships between the local CORE chapter and the national headquarters, other local organizations and...
    • Oral history interview with James Farmer by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1981-12-10
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 10, 1981, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with James Farmer, Farmer discusses the history, strategies, and management of CORE, including the Freedom Highways campaign in North Carolina, and...
    • Oral history interview with Sarah Herbin by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1983-12-14
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 14, 1983, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Sarah Herbin, Ms. Herbin primarily discusses her experiences as a staff member of the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in Greensboro and in...
    • Oral history interview with Jo Spivey by Jim Schlosser

    • 2001-12-14
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 14, 2001, oral history interview conducted by Jim Schlosser with Jo Spivey, Spivey recalls her coverage of civil rights activities in Greensboro for the Greensboro Record and her opinion on changes in local race...
    • Oral history interview with Jack Moebes by Jim Schlosser

    • 1997-12-17
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 17, 1997, oral history interview conducted by Jim Schlosser with Jack Moebes, Moebes primarily recounts his experiences as a photographer of civil rights activities in Greensboro, including the February 1, 1960,...
    • Oral history interview with Lois Lucas Williams by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1980-12-27
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 27, 1980, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Lois Lucas Williams, Ms. Williams discusses the formation of CORE, its leaders, planning and strategy sessions, and her role in the organization as...
    • Oral history interview with Willa Player by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-12-03
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 3, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Willa Player, Player discusses race relations in Greensboro in the 1950s and early 1960s, including the role of specific African-Americans and white...
    • Something's got to give

    • 1970-07
    • Guilford College Bulletin
    • This adapted and reprinted text, authored by Guilford College sociology professor Andrew W. Gottschall, Jr., "examines twelve racial myths prevalent in Greensboro and the nation at large." This headline piece in the Guilford College bulletin is...
    • [Account of participation in the sit-ins]

    • 1963-05
    • MS91 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...
    • 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...
    • [Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident group committee report]

    • 1982-02-25
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This February 25, 1982, committee report (seven pages) from the Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident contains the committee's recommendations for a mass meeting to report on the group's progress to date. The plan discusses media...
    • U.S. agency stalls Greensboro investigation

    • 1981-04-07
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This article by Jon Rosenblum from the April 7, 1989 edition of The Chronicle, Duke University's student newspaper, criticizes the federal government's lack of action on the November 3, 1979 murder of five Communist Workers Party members at the...
    • [Letter of response to William Friday from John W. Davis]

    • 1967-11-09
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This photocopied letter is the response of Greensboro accountant John W. Davis to William Friday, president of the University of North Carolina. Friday had requested that Davis meet with him and with Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson of the...
    • Workers viewpoint [1980-09-28]

    • 1980-09-28
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • These photocopies of four pages from the September 22-28, 1980 Workers Viewpoint newspaper, a publication of the Communist Workers Party (CWP), pertain to the November 3, 1979, Greensboro Massacre. The primary article included discusses a recent...
    • Workers viewpoint [1980-11-09]

    • 1980-11-09
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • These photocopies of six pages from the November 3-9, 1980 Workers Viewpoint newspaper, a publication of the Communist Workers Party (CWP), pertain to the November 3, 1979, Greensboro Massacre, where five CWP members were killed. The issue...

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