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    • Oral History Interview with Joe Flora by William Chafe

    • 1974-09-26
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This September 26, 1974, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Joe Flora primarily documents Flora's experiences while a pastor at the First Presbyterian Church of Greensboro in the 1950s and 1960s. Flora discusses many of the...
    • Poor People's Campaign

    • 1968-05-03
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This May 3, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, outlines the Poor People's Campaign run by the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. The movement was made up of poor people from across the country...
    • Oral history interview with Ann Kaplowitz Goldberg, 2000

    • 2000-11-16
    • WV0142 Ann Kaplowitz Goldberg Papers
    • Documents Ann Kaplowitz Goldberg's early life in Brooklyn, New York; her military service during World War II; and her family and personal life after the war.

      Goldberg discusses various aspects of her military service, including her...
    • Oral history interview with Rachel Summers McGee, 1999

    • 1999-01-13
    • WV0016 Rachel Summers McGee Papers
    • Documents Rachel Leuella Summers McGee's early life; her service with the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) from 1942 to 1943; and her life after World War II.

      McGee discusses her decision to join the army and people's reaction to women in...
    • Oral history interview with Buren Rose, 2008

    • 2008-10-17
    • WV0433 Buren Rose Oral History
    • Primarily documents Buren Rose's service in the civil service from 1942 to 1943 and her career in radio."

      Rose discusses her childhood and education in Missouri. She goes on to talk about her employment history before joining the civil...
    • Oral history interview with Jane Beetham Jones, 2006

    • 2006-07-19
    • WV0356 Jane Beetham Jones Papers
    • Primarily documents Jane Beetham Jones's service from 1952 to 1980 with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve for twenty-eight years and her military and civilian career in public information and journalism.

      Jones discusses her high education and...
    • [NC Teacher's Assembly Ribbon, 1909]

    • 1909
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Silk. Blue ribbon reading, "Souvenir. North Carolina Teacher's Assembly. 1909. Compliments of Stone & Barringer Company. Charlotte, N.C. Publishers. Hill's Young People's History of North Carolina."
    • Mission: Survival Says A&T Speaker

    • 1973-04-23
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this Greensboro Daily News article, Anita Meyer reports on a speech at North Carolina A&T University by Samuel Yette, then a contributor to Newsweek magazine and author of The Choice—The Issue of Black Survival in America. Among other...
    • Miss Toosey's mission [binding]

    • 1903
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Moderate yellowish green (C136)calico-texture cloth woman in front of fenced garden with flowers in black, white and pink, pink lettering and leaf below, all within white rule border; lettering, four floerts and two rules on spine in white. Tan...
    • [Scrapbook of Mrs. G.W. Whitsett]

    • 1910
    • Greensboro College Scrapbook Collection
    • This "8th Anniversary Conference of the Young People's Missionary Movement " scrapbook is a record of the missionary education activities in which Mrs. G. W. Whitsett participated during the summer of 1910. She saved photographs, notes and...
    • Here there and back

    • 1925
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Brockmann’s recollections of World War I, the servicemen from Greensboro and how the conflict had changed people’s lives for “better or worse -- but [they were] not the same”. The author lists every soldier from Greensboro and describes...
    • [The Wesley Foundation scrapbook, 1938-1939]

    • 1938-1939
    • UA111 University Archives Scrapbook Collection
    • This scrapbook, created by representatives of the Wesley Foundation, contains materials relating to the 1938-1939 school year at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). The scrapbook...
    • General correspondence 1891 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1891
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Documents and letters written to Charles D. McIver in 1891. Some concern the development of public schools in several counties as well as the potential for a new North Carolina normal school for girls. Topics include letters from Lizzie P. McIver...
    • My trip behind the Iron Curtain [N. Jean Moore Fasse diary, 1958]

    • 1958
    • WV0390 M. Jean Moore Fasse Papers
    • European Special Services director Jean M. Fasse describes a trip to Czechoslovakia in 1958. She discusses having people stop to look at her, the poor and underfed nature of residents in the country, the architecture and her hotel in Prague,...


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