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    • Oral history interview with Jibreel Khazan by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1980-12-04
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 4, 1980, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Jibreel Khazan, Khazan discusses the objectives and strategies of the demonstrations of 1960 and 1963, including the circumstances of the February 1960...
    • Negro Students Spread Protest to Kress Store

    • 1960-02-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 4, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page B-1. It reports a counter-protest initiated by local white student at Woolworth's lunch counter and another sit-in protest initiated at Kress, another...
    • A&T Students Call Two-Week Recess In Protest Here

    • 1960-02-07
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 7, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article covers recent developments in the sit-in protests at Woolworth and Kress stores. A bomb threat was reported at the downtown...
    • Greensboro Kress store

    • 1976
    • CC021 David Gwynn [Personal collection]
    • Greensboro Kress store on South Elm Street.
    • White Men Arrested at Sitdown

    • 1960-02-06
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 6, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. This article reports on the arrest of two white counter-protesters in the Woolworth store. The article also covers the growing number of...
    • Counters To Remain Closed

    • 1960-02-08
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 8, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. This article reports that both Woolworth and Kress stores will close down their in-store lunch counters in response to the bomb threats and...
    • Renew Cooperation

    • 1960-02-08
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 8, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-14. This article recounts the events surrounding the sit-in protests at both Woolworth and Kress stores and the effort between the local businesses and...
    • City Is Quiet On Counter Front

    • 1960-02-11
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 11, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-15. This article reports on the continued closure of the lunch counters in the Woolworth and Kress stores in Greensboro. Other news includes...
    • Rumblings On Sitdowns Continue

    • 1960-02-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports the possible re-opening of the lunch counters at the Woolworth and Kress stores in downtown Greensboro.
    • A&T Students Drop Sitdown Protest; Plan Negotiations

    • 1960-02-21
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 21, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports that students from A & T agree to end the protests of both Woolworth and Kress stores pending negotiation with the...
    • Richmond Is Scene of Negro Protests

    • 1960-02-21
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 21, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports on sit-in protests in Richmond, VA by students. Other news includes a halt in picketing outside of the S.H. Kress store in...
    • Counter Service Is Resumed At Durham

    • 1960-02-26
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 26, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-12. The article reports that both Woolworth and Kress stores re-opened lunch counters in Durham, NC.
    • Fair Treatment

    • 1960-02-27
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 27, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. This editorial from a local Greensboro business owner supports integration of the lunch counters at both Woolworth and Kress stores.
    • [Elm Street Looking North]

    • 1930
    • Postcards Collection (Greensboro History Museum)
    • An angle view of North Elm Street with cars lining the street. Businesses along this part of Elm Street include Jefferson Insurance, Saslow's Jewelers, Kress, Mangel's, and Patterson.

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