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    • Oral history interview with Lewis A. Brandon III by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1981-06-03
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a June 3, 1981, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Lewis A. Brandon III, Brandon discusses his experience in interracial groups and organizations, his memories of the sit-ins, and his involvement in the...
    • A&T College Senior Explains Current Sit-Down Strike

    • 1960-05-10
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this May 10, 1960 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reporter Penny Smith interviews an unnamed senior from North Carolina A&T College about why students from that institution and nearby Bennett College entered...
    • Oral history interview with Otis L. Hairston Jr. by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1980
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an oral history interview conducted circa 1980 by Eugene Pfaff with Otis L. Hairston Jr., Hairston primarily discusses his involvement in civil rights demonstrations as a high school student in the spring of 1963. He describes...
    • Oral history interview with Clarence Malone by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1980
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an oral history interview conducted circa 1980 by Eugene Pfaff with Clarence Malone, Malone primarily describes his involvement with the trials of Greensboro and Chapel Hill civil rights demonstrators in 1963 and 1964. He...
    • Oral history interview with Harriet J. Kupferer, 1989 [text/print transcript]

    • 1989-10-28
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Harriett J. Kupferer (1922-2006) completed her undergraduate degree in physical education at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina in 1943. She returned to the school in 1961 and taught in the Department of Anthropology until her...
    • Oral history interview with Linda L. Bray, 2008

    • 2008-10-13
    • WV0432 Linda L. Bray Papers
    • Oral history primarily documents Linda Bray's service in the U.S. Army, particularly as the first woman to lead troops into combat.

      Bray briefly discusses her childhood. She goes on to talk about her reasons for joining the military and her...
    • Oral history interview with James McMillan by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-08-15
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an August 15, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with James McMillan, McMillan discusses how he came to be involved in CORE activities and his role as liaison for the students. He describes various protests...
    • Oral history interview with Boyd Morris by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1980
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an oral history interview conducted circa 1980 by Eugene Pfaff with Boyd Morris, Morris primarily describes his work as mayor, especially his efforts to build the coliseum and the related controversies. He discusses his...
    • Woolworth Story

    • 1985-02-01
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • Greensboro News & Record editorial columnist Giles Lambertson wrote a series of columns in 1985 that drew the ire of Clarence Harris, who had worked as the manager of the Greensboro Woolworth store at the time of the 1960 sit-ins. The three...
    • Racial Barriers Fall

    • 1971-05-29
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this May 29, 1971 Greensboro Daily News article, Joe Knox chronicles the efforts to desegregate Greensboro businesses starting with sit-ins at the Greensboro Woolworth lunch counter by four North Carolina A&T State University (A&T) students in...
    • Oral History Interview with William Jackson by William Chafe

    • 1977-07-12
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This July 12, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with William Jackson documents Jackson's participation in and recollections of significant local civil rights demonstrations in the 1960s as a captain in the Greensboro Police...
    • Oral history interview with Pattie E. Banks by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-06-14
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a June 14, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Pattie E. Banks, Banks discusses the strategies of students involved in demonstrations during the civil rights movement in Greensboro and the evolution of...
    • Oral history interview with B. Elton Cox by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-05-15
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a May 15, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with B. Elton Cox, Cox primarily discusses the history and activities of CORE and his participation in the organization; specific topics include the original...
    • Oral history interview with Marion Jones by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-10-14
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an October 14, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Marion Jones, Jones describes the formation of the local CORE chapter in Greensboro, recalling the members of the chapter, and the chain of events...
    • Oral history interview with John Richmond by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1978-01-29
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a January 29, 1978, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with John Richmond, Richmond discusses race relations in Greensboro, his support for the sit-in movement, and the role of his son, David Richmond, as a...
    • Oral history interview with A. Knighton Stanley by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an oral history interview conducted circa 1982 by Eugene Pfaff with A. Knighton Stanley, Stanley primarily describes the activities of the Greensboro CORE chapter in 1963 and his role in planning strategy, especially methods...

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