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    • Oral history interview with William G. Lane, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-11-15
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • William G. Lane (1919-2000) was head of the Department of English at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) from 1969-1987, coming from the University of Colorado. He and his wife established a history scholarship and an English...
    • Oral history interview with Bonnie James Baxter, 2005

    • 2005-08-31
    • WV0329 Bonnie James Baxter Papers
    • Primarily documents Bonnie James Baxter's service in the U.S. Coast Guard SPARs during WWII."

      Baxter briefly discusses her youth, various office jobs she held before entering the service, recruitment posters, and her reasons for enlisting...
    • Recorded recollections of James Sharbrough Ferguson, 1979 [text/print transcript]

    • 1979-09-24
    • OH007 UNCG Alumni Association Oral History Program Collection, 1972-1979
    • James Sharbrough Ferguson (1916-1984) served as chancellor of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) from 1967 to 1979. Ferguson received a bachelor's degree from Millsap College in 1937, a master's from Louisiana State University in...
    • Oral history interview with Jean Buchert, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-02-22
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Jean Buchert (1922- ) came to Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) in 1957 as assistant professor in the department of English and retired in 1991 as full professor. Buchert...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Williams Elder, 1999

    • 1999-02-02
    • WV0029 Mary Williams Elder Papers
    • Primarily documents Mary Frances Williams Elder's service with the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1942 to 1945, and her life after World War II.

      Elder recalls her life before World War II, including...
    • 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...
    • [Portrait of Bonnie James Baxter, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0329 Bonnie James Baxter Papers
    • Seated portrait of Bonnie James Baxter in SPAR gray and white seersucker work uniform with Storekeeper 3rd Class sleeve insignia and service hat, circa 1944.
    • [Portrait of Bonnie James Baxter, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0329 Bonnie James Baxter Papers
    • Portrait of Bonnie James Baxter in SPAR gray and white seersucker work uniform with Storekeeper 3rd Class sleeve insignia and service hat, circa 1944.
    • [Bonnie James Baxter in working uniform, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0329 Bonnie James Baxter Papers
    • Bonnie James Baxter poses in front of a tree wearing the SPARs gray and white seersucker working uniform, matching garrison cap, and black leather gloves, circa 1944. Her sleeve insignia identifies her as a Storekeeper, 2nd Class.
    • [Bonnie James Baxter beside tree, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0329 Bonnie James Baxter Papers
    • Bonnie James Baxter poses beside a tree with initials carved in it, circa 1944. She wears the SPARs blue service dress uniform skirt, service cap with white cover, and a white shirt.
    • Oral history interview with Mary Palek Turner, 2002

    • 2002-04-18
    • WV0254 Mary L. Turner Papers
    • Primarily documents Mary Palek Turner's service as a nurse in the air force and her personal life afterwards.

      Turner discusses her Austria-Hungarian heritage; blackouts in New Jersey after the attack on Pearl Harbor; attending nursing...
    • 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...
    • Oral history interview with Yardley Nelson Hunter, 2010

    • 2010-10-24
    • WV0503 Yardley Nelson Hunter Oral History
    • Yardley Nelson Hunter tells of her early life, education, and military service.

      Hunter discusses topics such as race relations, gender roles in the military and specifically United States Air force, services provided by the military for its...
    • Oral history interview with Gloria Jean Howard by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-09-15
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a September 15, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Gloria Jean Howard, Howard describes her childhood influences, her activities with the NAACP Youth Chapter, and events that took place prior to the...

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