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    • Oral history interview with Kathryn Jordan-Pierce, 2013 [text/print transcript]

    • 2013-02-09
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Kathryn Jordan-Pierce (1948- ) graduated from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in 1970, majoring in psychology. She has a Master of Arts and Master of Education from Columbia University Teachers College in New York City. After...
    • Oral history interview with Adeline Ledesma Teague, 2002

    • 2002-01-17
    • WV0241 Adeline Ledesma Teague Papers
    • Primarily documents Adeline Ledesma Horner Teague's early life, ethnicity, service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service), and her career and education in teaching after the war.

      Teague provides an...
    • 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...
    • Oral history interview with K. Faye Kane Giles, 2001

    • 2001-05-15
    • WV0215 Katherine Faye Giles Papers
    • Primarily documents Faye Kane Giles' service in the Women Marines from 1943 to 1945 and her life after the war.

      Giles briefly discusses her education, including attending business school, and her employment at the American Steel and Wire...
    • Oral history interview with Ava Caudle Honeycutt, 2008

    • 2008-11-22
    • WV0438 Ava Caudle Honeycutt Papers
    • Primarily documents Ava Honeycutt’s service in the WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) during WWII.

      Honeycutt discusses her childhood in rural North Carolina at length, including: growing up on a farm; the Great...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Gage Dunham, 2000

    • 2000-01-16
    • WV0143 Mary Gage Dunham Oral History
    • Primarily documents Dunham's experiences at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WC) and with the WAVES in Washington, D.C., during World War II.

      Topics related to World War II and the WAVES include learning about the...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-05-29
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Jean Holdridge (Reeves) has made place mats for Tom Reeves and is pleased her parents approve of him. She also notes the soldiers' lack of electricity in their tents, her recent book reading, plans for a boat trip, and acquiring orange juice to use...
    • Oral history interview with Cynthia Doyle, 2008

    • 2008-02-12
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Cynthia Doyle, originally from Minnesota, has worked throughout her life to change the social and cultural realities of Greensboro, North Carolina. Doyle first became involved in Greensboro’s community life when she joined the board of directors...
    • [Jackson Library Special Collections reading room]

    • 1985-10
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Photograph of seven people using the Special Collections Reading Room inside Jackson Library in October 1985. The Card catalogs were removed from front of room for this photograph.
    • Required reading

    • 1967-11-01
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This is a pamphlet distributed at the controversial Black Power Forum held November 1-3, 1969 at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) listing titles by fourteen authors as "required reading". The authors cited are James Baldwin,...
    • Oral history interview with Norma Martell, 1999

    • 1999-04-30
    • WV0072 Norma Martell Oral History
    • Primarily documents Norma J. Martell's early life during the Depression; her service in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) as a cryptographer from 1942 to 1945; and her post-war pacifist ideology.

      Martell discusses her family and her life...
    • Oral history interview with Jane Morey, 1999

    • 1999-11-03
    • WV0114 Jane G. Morey Oral History
    • Primarily documents Jane G. Morey's early life and her service in the Coast Guard SPARs from 1943 to 1945.

      Morey discusses her love of reading; early aspirations to be an antiquarian; knowledge of the war in Europe during high school; and...
    • A little princess of the patio [binding]

    • 1911
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Very dark mottled yellowish-green and white calico-texture cloth; paper onlay with color illustration of girl in sombrero and shawl holding steaming pan with building in background, signed (undecipherable), black lettering and floret; black quirt...
    • Short tales [binding]

    • 1860
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Deep red bead grain cloth; boy and girl seated, reading, with dog and rose bush in background, all in gilt, all within leaf and triple rule border, all blindstamped; front cover repeated on back cover in blind; climbing boy and girl reading with...
    • The three Baskets

    • 1860
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • 63 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm. Attributed to Mrs. Burden by the University of Chicago Library in NUC pre-1956. Each work has separate title page. Pagination includes eight wood-engraved plates. Hand-colored wood engravings set in...
    • [1938 Class Jacket]

    • 1935
    • UA107 Textile Collection
    • Green suede, zip-front 1938 Class Jacket with a green and white leather patch on the front-left breast pocket reading, "WC UNC, 38." Also sewn on the inside of the jacket is a patch embriodered in green thread reading, "Ruth Ivey," a member of the...
    • [1952 Banner]

    • 1952
    • UA107 Textile Collection
    • Lavender and white satin banner with lavender lettering on a white background reading, "Let Us Match Our Words With Deeds" and white numbering on lavender background reading, "1952." The banner also features a white floral appliqué design with...


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