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    • [Maxine Easter writes on chalkboard, circa 1955]

    • 1953
    • WV0108 Maxine Virginia Easter Papers
    • Maxine Easter, in Army Nurse Corps hospital duty uniform and traditional ward cap, teaches Army personnel in Stuttgart, Germany, circa 1955.
    • Oral history interview with Warmoth T. Gibbs by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1977-05-17
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of May 17, 1977, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Warmoth T. Gibbs, Gibbs primarily discusses the history of North Carolina A&T State University. Specific topics and events include the effects of the Great...
    • [Class of 1955 folder]

    • 1955
    • UA108.3 Class Of Files
    • The Class of 1955 folder contains material pertaining to the 1955 graduating class of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro).
    • Oral history interview with Henrietta Huffines, 1991 [text/print transcript]

    • 1991-05-20
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Henrietta Huffines (1933- ) is a member of the Class of 1955 at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She was a biology major and received an AB (Bachelor of Arts) degree . ...
    • Oral history interview with Shirley F. John, 2002

    • 2002-02-01
    • WV0248 Shirley F. John Papers
    • Interview primarily documents Shirley Ferren John's service in the USMC (United States Marine Corps) from 1953 to 1955.

      John discusses her reasons for joining the Marines; her family's reaction to her enlistment; segregation; the cap on...
    • Oral history interviw with Suzanne Rogers Bush

    • 1995-05-13
    • MSS254 Gail McDonald Oral History Collection
    • Suzanne Rodgers Bush (1933-2011) graduated from Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina, now UNC Greensboro, in 1955, with a degree in English. While at the college, she was a member of the Coraddi literary magazine staff and...
    • Phantom [1955]

    • 1955
    • UA6.4 Curry School Records, 1898-2004
    • This is the 1955 Curry School yearbook titled ""Phantom."" Curry High School was a practice and observation school operated from 1893 through 1970 by the institution now known as The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
    • Oral history interview with Lunary Love, circa 2000

    • 2000
    • WV0162 Lunary Love Oral History
    • Primarily documents Lunary Love's career as a nurse and her experiences as a nurse in the Women in the Air Force (WAF) in the 1950s.

      Topics on her pre-service life include her memories of World War II and her uncle's military service and...
    • Oral history interview with Viola Sanders, 2005

    • 2005-06-14
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Primarily documents Viola Brown Sander's career in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1943 to 1966.

      Sanders discusses the death of her father and her mother's work to provide for the family. She talks...
    • [Student at Soda Shop, 1955]

    • 1955
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • A student quizzically looks into a paper cup. (Caption on back: Peggy Ormsby grad. 1955 (In the soda shop see Pine Needles 1955))
    • [Asking a Question in Class, 1955]

    • 1955
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • A student raises her hand during class. (Caption on back: Peggy Ormsby graduate 1955 Pine Needles 1955)
    • [54th anniversary of the Army Nurse Corps, 1955]

    • 1955-02-02
    • WV0116 Shirley McCorquodale Lyle Papers
    • Ten of Fort Monroe's eleven Army Nurses, including Shirley McCorquodale Lyle (center), pose around a table with a large cake at the tea they gave to celebrate the 54th anniversary of the Army Nurse Corps on 2 February 1955.
    • The Quaker, 1955

    • 1955
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • The 1955 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, features international students and most notably, the achievements of senior Janice Louise Corneilson, an American Indian student from New York and likely the younger sister of Eleanor Corneilson...
    • [Statement by Benjamin L. Smith regarding Brown v. Board of Education]

    • 1955
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This one-page statement regarding the Brown v. Board of Education decision was drafted by Greensboro school superintendent Benjamin L. Smith around 1955. Smith says that the school desegregation process "calls for a degree of restraint on the part...
    • [Proposed Faculty Council resolution on desegregation]

    • 1955-10-18
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This draft resolution, presented to members of the faculty of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC) by Warren Ashby on October 18, 1955, commends the university for its actions toward desegregation and pledges support for...
    • [Fundraising campaign, 1955]

    • 1955-05-16
    • Cone 10085 Wesley Long Community Hospital Collection
    • Contents includes the fundraising campaign to improve and enlarge the Wesley Long Hospital, Inc. facilities from May 16, 1955. Attached items include the fundrsing campaign letter, the hospital mailing list, and an explanation of federal funding by...


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