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  • Contributing institution: Guilford College
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    • The Quaker, 1945

    • 1945
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • These pages from the 1945 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, show Japanese American students who attended the school during World War II. Guilford College was one of the few schools who welcomed Japanese Americans during WWII. Students include:...
    • The Quaker, 1946

    • 1946
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • These pages from the 1946 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, show Japanese American students who attended the school and highlight their involvement in student activities and campus life. Two students in particular, Fukiko Takano and Eddie...
    • Inter-Racial Club Meets; Plans Lecture Exchange

    • 1946-11-20
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this November 1946 article in the Guilford College newspaper, The Guilfordian, the paper's staff report on a meeting of the Inter-Racial Club at the Guilford campus. The club included representatives from North Carolina A&T State University,...
    • Japanese-Americans: Concerning the exodus and Its legality

    • 1947
    • Guilford College Thesis Collection
    • This philosophy thesis, written in 1947 by Japanese-American Guilford College student S. Edward Hirabayashi examined the exodus and internment of Japanese-Americans. The thesis includes quotes from those affected by these policies and is therefore...
    • The Quaker

    • 1947
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • These pages from the 1947 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, show Japanese American students who attended the school, and highlight their continued involvement in campus activities. Senior Eddie Hirabayashi was in multiple organizations and was...
    • Spanish Movie Given at Woman's College

    • 1947-03-22
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • A March 22, 1947 article in The Guilfordian announced the opportunity to view the film Pepita Jimenez at Woman's College (now UNCG). This opportunity was advertised as a unique opportunity to see a foreign language film. The...
    • The Quaker, 1948

    • 1948
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • These pages from the 1948 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, reflect the relationship between the school and Asian American and American Indian students. Included are photos of Japanese American students Mari Eijima and Chizu Alice Watanabe, as...
    • IRC Sponsors Inter-Collegiate Inter-Racial Tea

    • 1948-10-30
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this October 30, 1948 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, staff describe the Sunday afternoon tea on Guilford College's campus which included Inter-Racial Club (IRC) members as well as non-member students and...
    • The Quaker

    • 1949
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • Images in the 1949 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. A sophomore photo of Adli Allis from...
    • The Quaker, 1950

    • 1950
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • Throughout the 1950 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, there are photos of Japanese, Hawaiian, and American Indian women of color. These individual and club photos and their descriptions reflect the involvement of these women and their...
    • The Quaker

    • 1951
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • These selections from the 1951 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, highlight the involvement of international and other minority students on the Guilford College campus during the Korean War. Notable in this edition is the senior picture and...
    • [Faculty Minutes]

    • 1951-03-12
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • In this minute from March 12, 1969 President Clyde Milner of Guilford College describes a "sincere and polite" letter requesting that Guilford College consider enrolling three black students. The minute reports how the issue was discussed at length...
    • The Quaker, 1952

    • 1952
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • The 1952 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, pictures far fewer examples of diversity than some of the previous years. There is a junior photograph of Melba Rosa Gorgas of Cuba, notable for the political context of the time period. Also notable...
    • [Faculty Minutes]

    • 1952-02-11
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • This faculty minute from February 11, 1952 details the appointment of a committee of Guilford College faculty members to focus on race relations as related to the policies and programs of Guilford College. The faculty members appointed to the...
    • Walter Warren has Productive Hobby

    • 1952-03-07
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This March 7, 1952 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, chronicles Walter Warren, an African American janitor at Guilford College. The article describes Warren's background and his involvement with starting up a Boy...
    • [Committee on the Study of Time and Place Report to Faculty]

    • 1952-04-14
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • This committee report on inter-racial policies at Guilford College is included in the April 14, 1952 faculty meeting minutes. The report affirms the college's longstanding commitment to inclusion of diverse ethnic, religious, and cultural groups,...
    • [Faculty Minutes]

    • 1952-05-05
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • This is a minute from May 5, 1952 describing Guilford College President Clyde A. Milner's expression of appreciation to the race relations committee for their work preparing a report which was presented at the April faculty meeting. The minute...
    • The Quaker, 1953

    • 1953
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • The 1953 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, shows a distinct increase in the representation of international students, highlighted with the portraits of four "Special Students" which includes Abduldatif Ahmad Fakhoury and Mahmaud Ahmad...
    • [Faculty Minutes]

    • 1953-09-12
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • This minute from the September 12, 1953 Guilford College faculty meeting describes religion Professor Floyd Moore's appeal to the faculty to go on record as being willing to admit an African American girl to the college.
    • Junior Class Plans Minstrel Show

    • 1953-12-11
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This short announcement in the December 11, 1953 edition of the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, states that the junior class will hold a minstrel show to raise money for the junior-senior banquet. This highlights the continued...

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