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    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1944-09-17
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves has had an adverse reaction to a round of booster shots and has had her luggage lost. She recounts that Tom has yet to ship out, and that if his promotion to major goes through, will have to stay for quite some time and be ineligible for...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-04-04
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Jean Holdridge (Reeves) and Tom Reeves have attempted to cheer a sick friend. She gives detailed descriptions of Tom and Pat, answers her mother's questions, and expresses unhappiness with the strictness of a new Colonel.
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-09-09
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Jean Holdrige (Reeves) and Tom Reeves have recently spent an afternoon together in which they discussed Tom's future plans, family, and his family's favorable reaction to their relationship. Reeves also mentions treating her canker sores with...
    • [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...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-03-27
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves has been cleaning her club for several days and hopes it passes inspection. She describes two steak dinners, a luncheon, and church. Reeves also describes Tom's appearance, character, quarters, and their recent activities together.
    • Oral history interview with Kathryn Wirkus, 2007

    • 2007-11-02
    • WV0403 Kathryn Wirkus Papers
    • Primarily documents Lt. Col. Kathryn Wirkus’ education at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro [UNCG] and her service in the U.S. Air Force.

      Wirkus discusses her family and her childhood in Miami. She shares her reasons for...
    • DCHC - Secret Supports of the Klan

    • 1979-12
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • This flyer, produced by the Committee to Avenge the CWP 5, decries the the Durham County Hospital Corporation's (DCHC) firing of Communist Workers Party (CWP) member Tom Clark as a result of his participation in the November 3, 1979 Greensboro...
    • Oral history interview with Tom Kirby-Smith, Jr., 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-9-10
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Tom Kirby-Smith Jr. (1938- ) began teaching at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in 1967, retiring in 2003 as professor of English. An author and poet, he is a founding editor of the Greensboro Review, the literary magazine...
    • Oral history interview with Eleanor Neeva Northcott, 1999

    • 1999-04-13
    • WV0063 Eleanor Neeva Northcott Oral History
    • Primarily documents Eleanor Neeva Northcutt's family life; her years at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro); and her experiences in the WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer...
    • Oral history interview with Matties Osborne Spicer, 1999

    • 1999-10-26
    • WV0107 Mattie Osborne Spicer Papers
    • Primarily documents Mattie O. Spicer's experiences in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) during World War II.

      Spicer recalls her family's reaction to her decision to join the WAC; the "Carolina Platoon" being ordered to keep an eye on mail...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-10-09
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves has had several trips to Manila to see Tom, who's imminent departure for Japan has been delayed. She mentions hearing a rebroadcast of the 6th World Series game, transportation problems in their area of the Pacific, a new wonder drug called...
    • Oral History Interview with David Morehead by William Chafe

    • 1974-12-19
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of a December 19, 1975, interview conducted by William Chafe with David Morehead primarily documents Morehead's role at the Hayes-Taylor YMCA in Greensboro, North Carolina, and his involvement in the civil rights movement. Topics...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-04-30
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Jean Holdridge (Reeves) discusses her relationship with Tom Reeves and budding romantic interest. She also describes in detail a WAC's recent awkward wedding and her last double-date with Tom.
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-05-17
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves notes that she has been assigned to a new club at the base due to a fight between its previous ARC staff members. She describes the club and other base facilities, including their day room, and explains the base's water problems. She also...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-06-07
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves comments on the food supply of the natives, weather, making socks, and news of friends from home. She also mentions that Tom has let a young officer move in with him.
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to her mother, 1945]

    • 1945-08-02
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Jean Reeves describes the two new canteens opening on base. She writes that Tom has two new officers, describes mangos and the clothing of local children, and mentions Betty's fiancee's transfer from Europe to the Pacific.
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to Melissa, 1945]

    • 1945-09-03
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves describes a presidential ball and being caught in a rainstorm on the way there. Tom is shipping out and she is unsure when she might see him again. The majority of letter consists of Reeves relaying what she has heard about people they both...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-11-11
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Jean Holdridge Reeves writes that she has been busy working. She specifically describes having to constantly supervise her native cleaning crew and notes that their Filipino housekeeper is thought to have stolen a formal gown. Reeves has gotten a...
    • Oral History Interview with Tom Bailey by William Chafe

    • 1977-07-09
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • In this July 9, 1979, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe, Tom Bailey recalls his involvement in community organizing in the Piedmont Triad area through YES (Youth Education Services), OEO (Office of Economic Opportunity), and GAPP...
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy Darnell, 2004 [text/print transcript]

    • 2004-07-27
    • MSS264 Patricia Fairfield-Artman Oral History Collection
    • Dorothy Darnell (1923-2018) received her Bachelor of Science in Secretarial Administration in 1944 from Woman’s College, now UNC Greensboro. She taught at Greensboro Senior High School and at Elon College before coming to Woman’s College in...

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