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  • Description: Struggle
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    • Oral history interview with Clara Ridder, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-11-19
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Clara Ridder (1912-2012) came to Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), in 1959 as professor in the Department of Interior Design. She retired in 1979. She was an author and...
    • Sit-ins just one step in continuing journey to promised land

    • 1990-01-28
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This January 28, 1990, article in the Greensboro News & Record was authored by William H. Chafe of Duke University, the author of Civilities and Civil Rights: Greensboro, North Carolina and the Black Struggle for Freedom. In this article...
    • Oral history interview with Elisabeth Bowles, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-12-04
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Elisabeth Bowles (1928-2004) graduated from Woman's College of the University of North Carolina in 1950 before it became The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She joined the School of Education faculty in 1956, first teaching at the Curry...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Miller, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-09-17
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Mary Miller (1921-2013) graduated with a bachelor of science in home economics in 1941 from Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), and received a master's degree in housing...
    • Oral history interview with Rosemary  McGee, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-05-21
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Rosemary McGee (1926- ) was a faculty member in the physical education department of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro for thirty-four years, retiring in 1988. During that time she also served as acting dean of woman students and...
    • Spark remains and Recalling the sit-ins

    • 1980-01
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • These two 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorials were published around the time of the twentieth anniversary of the Greensboro Woolworth lunch counter sit-ins.

      The January 23, 1980 editorial, "Recalling the sit-ins," outlines events planned...
    • Civil rights sloganeering

    • 1985-03-04
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • Washington Post columnist Edwin M. Yoder Jr. explores the effectiveness of civil rights laws and the struggle between those who wish to strive toward a literal colorblind society and those who wish to be conscious of and accommodating to those...
    • [Letter from Benjamin L. Smith to Harry McMullian]

    • 1954-08-23
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • In this two-page letter, dated August 23, 1954, Greensboro Superintendent of Schools Benjamin L. Smith recommends that North Carolina Attorney General Harry McMullian attend hearings regarding the Brown v. Board of Education decision. Smith...
    • Bible (Biblia Sacra Latina, Versio Vulgata). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1250
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • In 1217, St. Dominic, the founder of the order which bears his name, withdrew from France and settled in Italy. Here, in the next four and last years of his life, he founded sixty more chapters of the Dominican order. Many of the younger members of...
    • Oral history interview with Eloise R. Lewis, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-01-24
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Eloise R. 'Pattie' Lewis (1920-1999) helped create the School of Nursing at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). She served as the first dean of the School of Nursing from 1966-1985. Lewis talks about her background, education and...
    • Oral history interview with Rosemary McGee, 1990 [full audio recording]

    • 1990-05-21
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Rosemary McGee (1926- ) was a faculty member in the physical education department of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro for thirty-four years, retiring in 1988. During that time she also served as acting dean of woman students and...
    • Oral history interview with Eloise R. Lewis, 1990 [full audio recording]

    • 1990-01-24
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Eloise R. 'Pattie' Lewis (1920-1999) helped create the School of Nursing at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). She served as the first dean of the School of Nursing from 1966-1985. Lewis talks about her background, education and...
    • Oral history interview with Joan Lyle, 2007

    • 2007-05-01
    • WV0396 Joan Lyle Oral History
    • Primarily documents Joan Lyle's service in the WASP [Women Airforce Service Pilots] during WWII and her subsequent work as a pilot.

      Lyle briefly discusses her childhood spent in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She discusses taking flight lessons...
    • Oral history interview with Linda Morgan Maini, 2008

    • 2008-03-08
    • WV0406 Linda K. Morgan Maini Papers
    • Primarily documents Linda Morgan Maini's service in the Red Cross during the Vietnam War.

      Maini discusses her childhood in Cleveland, her reasons for enrolling at DePauw University, her college experience, the mood of the country following...
    • Oral history interview with Carol Nachtrab, 2008

    • 2008-02-26
    • WV0404 Carol Nachtrab Papers
    • Documents Carol Nachtrab's service in the Army Nurse Corps during the Vietnam War.

      Nachtrab briefly discusses her education and nurses' training, including being removed from the Toledo Hospital program. She briefly talks about her...
    • Oral history interview with Elaine Anderson, 2000

    • 2000-12-14
    • WV0191 Elaine Agnes Anderson Papers
    • Primarily documents Elaine A. Anderson's time in the WAC (Women's Army Corps) and her personal life before and after her service.

      Personal topics from Anderson's life before military service include: details of her hometown; her brother's...
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy Rechel, 2001

    • 2001-01-22
    • WV0196 Dorothy Jane Rechel Papers
    • Documents Dorothy Rechel's service in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1953 to 1976.

      Rechel discusses her German ancestry; her parents' career; playing softball; her father serving in the Civil Defense Corps during WWII; and a VE Day...
    • Oral history interview with Nancy M. Christ, 2008

    • 2008-03-23
    • WV0408 Nancy M. Christ Papers
    • Primarily documents Nancy M. Christ's childhood in New Jersey, nursing career, and experiences in the Army Nurse Corps from 1961 to 1981.

      Nancy Christ describes her upbringing in New Jersey and her decision to go into nursing. She tells of...

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