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  • Date: 1963-05
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    • G'boro Colleges Issue Statements

    • 1963-05-27
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This May 27, 1963 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the 87.3% approval rating by the student body of the college concerning a policy statement which claimed neither support nor disapproval of...
    • [Arrest record for sit-in]

    • 1963-05-15
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This is an official record of arrest by the Greensboro Police Department of Huldah Elizabeth Taylor on May 15, 1963 at 7:15 pm. At the age of 18, Taylor was arrested at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro on trespassing charges while participating in a...
    • [Letter of support from Professor Polhemus to Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05-16
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter from Guilford College professor of Political Science Oscar Polhemus and his wife Helen expressed their support of Beth Taylor's participation in the sit-in at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro. They noted that while they would not be able...
    • [Letter of support from Lawrence Miller, Jr. to Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05-17
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter from General Secretary of the Doylestown Meeting, Lawrence Miller, Jr. expressed his support and congratulations to Guilford College student Beth Taylor for her participation in the recent demonstrations in Greensboro protesting...
    • Integration & Conservatism

    • 1963-05-27
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this May 27, 1963 editorial published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, student Theodore R. Buddine expresses his views concerning the recent anti-segregation demonstrations occurring in Greensboro.
    • [Letter from Janie to Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter, possibly from one of Beth Taylor's siblings noted how proud they were of Beth at home. The author also reminded Beth, ('Bether') not to worry too much and to keep studying because having a college degree would help her work for ''long...
    • [Post card to support Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This short post card correspondence from Mrs. Scheel of Doylestown, PA was written to express congratulations and support to Beth Taylor following her "adventure." This was in reference to Taylor's participation in the May 1963 sit-in demonstration...
    • [Letter of support from Helen Atkinson to Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05-19
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter from Helen Atkinson, of the Doylestown, PA Quaker Meeting was written to Beth Taylor to express her support of Taylor's participation in the recent sit-in demonstrations protesting segregation at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro. Taylor,...
    • [Letter of thanks & advice from Mr. Bjornsgard to Beth Taylor ]

    • 1963-05-23
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter from Frank Bjornsgaard to Beth Taylor thanked her for sharing a written account of her experience with the sit-in at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro, NC. Bjornsgaard also offered advice regarding how to continue her work and deal with...
    • [Account of participation in the sit-ins]

    • 1963-05
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This personal account by Guilford College student Beth Taylor describes her participation in the sit-ins in Greensboro during 1963 offers background information about the movement and why she felt it was important to get involved. The account also...
    • Hundreds Held in Bias Protest in N.Carolina

    • 1963-05-16
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This article reports on the mass demonstrations protesting segregation in Greensboro, NC on May 15, 1963. Included in the article is a description of the scene and the protest at the S&W Cafeteria as the largest in the area. Hundreds of students...
    • [Memo about racial harassment of students]

    • 1963-05-16
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • This May 16, 1963 memo from Frances Falck to Woman's College of the Univeristy of North Carolina Dean of Students, Katherine Taylor, describes an instance of racial harassment of three students by local men.
    • [Information sheet about student arrests]

    • 1963-05-19
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • This May 1963 information sheet describes the poor conditions under which students arrested for trying to desegregate local theaters and restaurants, were being kept. The students were primarily from North Carolina A&T State University and Bennett...
    • [Anonymous telephone call notes]

    • 1963-05-20
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • These May 20, 1963 notes describe a telephone conversation between the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina Dean of Students Katherine Taylor and an anonymous male telephone caller. The caller is a parent and concerned about...
    • [Telephone call notes regarding student protests]

    • 1963-05-16
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • These May 16, 1963 handwritten notes refer to a phone call apparently received by Woman's College of the University of North Carolina Dean of Students Katherine Taylor from a local resident protesting student involvement in organized racial...
    • Students Who Signed Call to Boycott

    • 1963-05-16
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • This May 16, 1963 list describes six Woman's College of the University of North Carolina students who agreed to participate in a boycott designed to protest segregation practiced by local businesses. The list was prepared by college administrators...
    • [Letter from J. S. Longdon to Dean Katherine Taylor]

    • 1963-05-17
    • UA2.7 Otis Arnold Singletary Records, 1961-1966
    • In this May 17, 1963 letter to the Catherine Yalor, dean of students at Woman's College of The University of North Carolina (WCUNC), Longdon condemns the "harassing of local businessmen" by Women's College students and notes their "determination to...
    • [Letter from Mrs. Wade H. Gentry to Chancellor Singletary]

    • 1963-05-19
    • UA2.7 Otis Arnold Singletary Records, 1961-1966
    • In this letter to the Chancellor Otis Singletary, Mrs. Wade H. Gentry of Madison, North Carolina, condemns participants of a boycott of segregated businesses adjacent to Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC), and urges the...

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