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    • Oral history interview with Jeannette Dean, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-03-16
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Jeannette Dean (1928- ) attended the Curry Laboratory School at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), from 1935-44. She was employed by the institution as an administrative...
    • 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...
    • Oral history interview with Ruth L. Gaddy

    • 2001-05-23
    • WV0216 Ruth Lillian Gaddy Oral History
    • Primarily documents Gaddy's service in the WAAC (Women's Army Auxiliary Corps) and WAC (Women's Army Corps) from 1942 to 1946, and her education and employment following WWII.

      Gaddy mentions life during the Depression and the shortcomings...
    • Oral history interview with Jane Doyle, 2007

    • 2007-07-02
    • WV0402 M. Jane Doyle Papers
    • Primarily documents Jane Doyle's service in the WASP during World War II.

      Doyle briefly discusses her childhood and education, including her desire to become an architect. She talks about earning her private pilot license through the...
    • Oral history interview with Vera K. Griffin, 2002

    • 2002-01-09
    • WV0238 Vera K. Griffin Papers
    • Primarily documents Vera Keen Griffin's service in the British Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) from 1941 to 1944.

      Griffin gives details of her early life, including her education, living during the Depression, and the outbreak of WWII....
    • WWII -- Selective Service -- Miscellaneous [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • 1942-1947
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • Included in this folder are various documents relevant to the Selective Service and the war efforts. Several documents include Guilford County WWI or WWII statistics. Of particular interest are multi-page documents such as Governor Cherry’s...
    • 2008-05-30 Federle [recital program]

    • 2008
    • UA9.2 School of Music Performances -- Programs and Recordings, 1917-2007
    • Spring 2008 programs for recitals by students in the UNCG School of Music.
    • Oral history interview with Olga Lewandowski Lathrop, 2003

    • 2003-01-31
    • WV0271 Olga L. Lathrop Papers
    • Primarily documents Olga "Dusty" Lewandowski Lathrop's service in the Women's Army Corps from 1944 to 1946.

      Lathrop discusses her Polish heritage, her grandmother's death during the Nazi invasion of Poland, her desire to join the navy, and...
    • WWII -- Recognition Day -- Photographic [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • Undated
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • Photographs from the Recognition Day event held in Greensboro, N.C. The five images include Elm Street military parade views showing soldiers, as well as students in the Safety Patrol at Caldwell School and also a group following from Central...
    • WWII -- Selective Service -- Notes [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • 1942-1947
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • This folder contains handwritten notes featuring statistics, quotes, and sentiments. Of particular historical interest, one note references the popular quotation (in battle by Oliver Cromwell and in literary tribute by Col. Valentine Blacker)...
    • WWII -- Selective Service -- Photographic [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • 1942-1947
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • This folder include an original zinc photographic plate used by the newspaper when it printed the photo of the board members, as well as certificates of appreciation. McDaniel Lewis is third from left.
    • Boot camp in Greensboro

    • 1993
    • Vertical Files (Greensboro History Museum)
    • A letter from Mrs. Adrienne Huey and a typed reminiscence regarding a visit to Greensboro during her husband George's time in the military, "Boot Camp in Greensboro."
    • The Carolinian [November 19, 1996]

    • 1996-11-19
    • The Carolinian
    • The November 19, 1996, issue of The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
    • The Carolinian [November 20, 2003]

    • 2003-11-20
    • The Carolinian
    • The November 20, 2003, issue of The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
    • Oral history interview with Doris Wilson, 2007

    • 2007-03-08
    • WV0388 Doris Dickens Wilson Papers
    • Primarily covers Doris Dickens (Hoye) Wilson's service in the WAAC (Women's Auxiliary Army Corps) and the WAC (Women's Army Corps) during WWII, and her education and career following the war.

      Wilson discusses life during the Depression; her...


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