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    • Oral history interview with Nina Wiglesworth, 1999

    • 1999-12-08
    • WV0132 Nina Johnson Wiglesworth Papers
    • Primarily documents Nina Johnson Wiglesworth's background; service with the Marine Corps Women's Reserve from 1943 to 1945; and her life after World War II.

      Wiglesworth discusses her parents' musical talents; the draft; leaving home after...
    • Oral history interview with Barbara Wolfe Kucharczyk, 2003

    • 2003-03-17
    • WV0277 Barbara A. Kucharczyk Papers, 1977-2003
    • Primary documents Barbara W. Kucharczyk's career in the U.S. Air Force.

      Kucharczyk describes frequently moving during her childhood due to her father's military service. Related topics include attending Department of Defense Schools and...
    • Oral history interview with Helen Bolling Potts, 2003

    • 2003-06-19
    • WV0234 Helen Bolling Potts Papers
    • Primarily documents Helen Bolling Potts' service in the American Red Cross during World War II.

      Topics from Potts time in the service include: her mother's reaction to her enlistment; reasons for joining the Red Cross; accompanying French...
    • [Program for Daly"s Fifth Avenue Theatre, New York, "London Assurance"]

    • 1875-04-28
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Bill of the Play from Augustin Daly's Fifth Avenue Theatre in New York City. This program is dated 28 April 1875. The pieces in production for this matinee are "London Assurance" and "The Good For Nothing" as a memorial to Dan Bryant. Future...
    • Negroes Evaluate Life at UNC-G

    • 1968-02-27
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 27, 1968, 1967, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) discusses perceptions of black students on a predominantly white southern university campus. Seven students...
    • [Big Star Store]

    • 1937
    • Photo Collection -- Art Shop
    • A corner view of the Big Star supermarket located on West Washington Street in Greensboro. The store opened as 1936 as the first supermarket in North Carolina and closed in 1963.
    • [Piedmont Memorial Hospital]

    • 1950-02-20
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • February 20, 1950. 3 p.m. Photo of Piedmont Memorial Hospital downtown, with a General Insulating Co. truck parked in front of it. A big sign on the trunk advertises the company as the distributors of Cinco, a combination screen and storm sash. A...
    • Undetermined date and year [Catherine Cox letters]

    • Undated
    • MS501 Catherine Cox Letters
    • This folder contains letters from Catherine Cox to her family, though chiefly to her parents. They detail her experiences at Guilford College. Of note is mention of "tacky parties"(parties that are intentionally tacky), rain ruining both the...
    • [Letter from Corrine Fagg to Ned Harrison]

    • 1995-08-23
    • Mss. Coll. 136 Ned Harrison Collection
    • This folder contains a handwritten letter from Corrine Fagg to Ned Harrison about her personal experiences during World War II in Greensboro. Specifically, she tells the story of her very emotional reaction to hearing the Cone's Mill fog...
    • [A&P Supermarket, 221 Commerce Place, Greensboro, N.C.]

    • 1947-06
    • Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers
    • Photograph of the candy counter of the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first...
    • [A&P Supermarket, 221 Commerce Place, Greensboro, N.C.]

    • 1947-06
    • Mss. Coll. 213 Jim Sifford Papers
    • Photograph of food displays at the A&P supermarket at 221 Commerce Place in Greensboro, probably at the time of the store's opening in June, 1947. This store replaced one at that had opened in 1938 at the same site as one of Greensboro's first two...

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