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You've searched: Civil Rights Greensboro

  • Description: NC
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    • 41 Negroes Charged With Trespassing In Raleigh Area

    • 1960-02-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports the arrest of 41 demonstrators and passersby in front of a Raleigh Woolworth store. Other news includes the spread of...
    • White Patrons Balk Negro Sitdowners

    • 1960-02-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. This article reports on white students counter-protesting and hindering the other sit-in protesters in High Point, NC.
    • Negro Told Not To Fear Jail Terms

    • 1960-02-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s visit to Durham, NC. During his visit, Dr. King visits the Woolworth store in downtown...
    • Service Is Refused; Negroes Leave Store

    • 1960-02-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. This article reports that three men initiating a sit-in protest in Salisbury, NC.
    • Shelby Hit By Sitdown Movement

    • 1960-02-19
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 19, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the start of sit-in protests by a group of high school students in Shelby, NC.
    • Segregation Resistance To Continue

    • 1960-02-23
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 23, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports a meeting held by students in Durham, NC to discuss the continuation of the protests. Other news includes the impending...
    • Light Skinned Negroes Served At Counter

    • 1960-02-25
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 25, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-9. This article reports that two light-skinned African Americans were served at the lunch counter immediately before joining the demonstration in...
    • Counter Service Is Resumed At Durham

    • 1960-02-26
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 26, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-12. The article reports that both Woolworth and Kress stores re-opened lunch counters in Durham, NC.
    • Race Picket In Shelby Beaten

    • 1960-02-28
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 28, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that demonstrators in Shelby, NC disbursed after altercations broke out between picketers and local whites residents. Other...
    • Negro Says He Beat Man

    • 1960-03-01
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 1, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the assault of a white delivery man by an African American student in Henderson, NC. Other news includes the arrests of people...
    • Chapel Hill Eateries Spurn Sit-Downers

    • 1960-03-01
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 1, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports the closure of two restaurants in Chapel Hill, NC after African American teenagers enter requesting service.
    • Formally Organized Chapel Hill Negroes Ask ‘Equal Service.

    • 1960-03-11
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 11, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-9. The article reports that an integrated organization of students and residents in Chapel Hill, NC intend to organizing more peaceful demonstrations.
    • Boycott of Stores Urged

    • 1960-03-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-15. The article reports that students in Raleigh, NC plan on boycotting stores with segregated lunch counters. Other news includes similar boycotts...
    • 2 Sentences for Assault Suspended

    • 1960-03-15
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 15, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. The article reports on the sentence suspension of two men charged for assaulting a student protester in Greensboro, NC. Other news includes other...
    • Racial Committee Named in Charlotte

    • 1960-03-15
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 15, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page B-3. The article reports the formation of a permanent committee by local government to address racial and religious tension in Charlotte. NC.
    • Negro Leaders to File Appeal of Convictions

    • 1960-03-15
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 15, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page B-5. The article reports on the conviction and planned appeal of two sit-in protesters in Raleigh, NC.
    • Negro Student Is Sentenced for Assault

    • 1960-03-16
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 16, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the conviction of a student who assaulted another man after an altercation at a local demonstration in Henderson, NC.
    • Statesville Reports Sitdowns

    • 1960-03-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-11. The article reports that four students staged a sit-in protest in Statesville, NC.
    • Race Fights Flare Up in Cities

    • 1960-03-18
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 18, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-4. The article reports arrests and altercations that have broken out in Savannah, GA, St. Augustine, FL, and New Bern, NC after protests.
    • Negroes Demonstrate in Charlotte Store

    • 1960-03-18
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 18, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-4. The article reports on another sit-in protest by Johnson C. Smith University students in Charlotte, NC.

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