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    • [Letter from Mary Lapham, 1918]

    • 1918-11-12
    • WV0418 Dr. Mary Emily Lapham Papers, 1917 - 1920
    • In this letter to an unidentified recipient, Dr. Lapham recalls WWI Armistice Day and the celebrations in Paris. She describes joy and chaos in the streets, and ponders her future and that of the Red Cross. This memoir is written on letterhead from...
    • [Dr. Lapham inspecting a kitchen, circa 1919]

    • 1919
    • WV0418 Dr. Mary Emily Lapham Papers, 1917 - 1920
    • Dr. Mary Lapham, in her Red Cross uniform, looks to the left as she stands behind a table in a kitchen she is inspecting. In addition to many children, four women wearing aprons, a man in civilian clothing, and another female Red Cross worker are...
    • [Red Cross Mission team in Serbia, circa 1919]

    • 1919
    • WV0418 Dr. Mary Emily Lapham Papers, 1917 - 1920
    • Members of a Red Cross Medical Mission Team pose outside of a building in Serbia. Pictured (from left to right) are: George "The Dalmation" [illegible]; Stojan, a Serbian;"Irish Stew," a.k.a Miss Lloyd; Lapham's chief, Dr. [Gressice?]; s Serbian...
    • Oral History Interview with Dr. John Tarpley by William Chafe

    • 1975
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of an oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1975 with Dr. John Tarpley primarily documents Dr. Tarpley's memories as the principal of Dudley High School and aiding in the creation of the Hayes-Taylor YMCA in...
    • The Greensboro patriot [January 25, 1889]

    • 1889-01-25
    • The Greensboro Patriot
    • The January 25, 1889, issue of The Greensboro Patriot, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C. by John B. Hussey.
    • Here there and back

    • 1925
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Brockmann’s recollections of World War I, the servicemen from Greensboro and how the conflict had changed people’s lives for “better or worse -- but [they were] not the same”. The author lists every soldier from Greensboro and describes...
    • [Memorial service program]

    • 1920-03-21
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • A program for the 1920 American Legion Sunday Memorial Service in honor of the fallen soldiers from the Great War who were from Guilford, Randolph, and Rockingham Counties. The programs including sing patriotic songs, Bible readings, presentations...
    • Remains of Henry K. Burtner to arrive home this morning

    • 1918
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • A news clipping about Henry K. Burtner who was killed in France on June 26, 1918, and the arrival of body back home in Greensboro. Burtner was the first Greensboro based soldier to be killed in World War I.
    • Soldier list

    • Undated
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • A list of mailing addresses for various soldiers at bases throughout the American South during World War I. The last page features a prayer for soldiers.
    • The Carolinian [April 12, 1973]

    • 1973-04-12
    • The Carolinian
    • The April 12, 1973, issue of The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
    • The Carolinian [October 28, 1982]

    • 1982-10-28
    • The Carolinian
    • The October 28, 1982, issue of The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
    • The Carolinian [April 10, 1984]

    • 1984-04-10
    • The Carolinian
    • The April 10, 1984, issue of The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
    • The Carolinian [April 30, 1985]

    • 1985-04-30
    • The Carolinian
    • The April 30, 1985, issue of The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
    • Oral history interview with Eugene E. Pfaff, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-01-24
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Eugene Pfaff (1913-91) was a professor in the Department of History at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), formerly the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, for forty-one year from 1936 until his retirement in...
    • Oral history interview with Kathleen Hawkins, 1976 [text/print transcript]

    • 1976-01-22
    • OH007 UNCG Alumni Association Oral History Program Collection, 1972-1979
    • Kathleen Pettit Hawkins (1902-1988) was a member of the Commercial Class of 1920 at the North Carolina College for Women, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro [UNCG]. She began working at the college in 1920 as secretary to Laura Hill...
    • 2012-05-31 Focus I [recital program]

    • 2012
    • UA9.2 School of Music Performances -- Programs and Recordings, 1917-2007
    • Spring 2012 programs for recitals by students in the UNCG School of Music.
    • [Letter from Glory Hancock to her family, 1918]

    • 1918
    • WV0181 Glory Hancock Letters
    • After a period of leave, Hancock describes the environment aboard the ship taking her back to her station. She fondly recalls a recent visit with her family and misses them greatly.
    • [Letter from Glory Hancock to her family, 1 July 1918]

    • 1918-07-01
    • WV0181 Glory Hancock Letters
    • Hancock writes about her trip aboard ship back to base and mentions several famous individuals she has met, including Lady Chetwynd, Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, and Captain A. Radclyffe Dugmore.

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