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    • [Presentation of $5,000 check to Bob Jones]

    • 1948-07-22
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • July 22, 1948. 7 p.m. Greensboro and surroundings were scrambling to raise money for a polio hospital in this year with one of the worst polio outbreaks in the nation. Here an unidentified man presents a $5,000 check to Bob Jones of WBIG Radio. The...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man in glasses holding microphone to young boy in bed. Face obscured...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man holding microphone to girl with crutches in front of WBIG/CBS banner....
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Men and women with instruments standing at beds of children. Face...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Men and women standing at microphone in front of WBIG/CBS banner. Beds...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man holding microphone towards boy in bed. Face obscured during...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man holding microphone to girl in bed. Girl has bow in hair. Face...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man holding microphone standing at bed of boy. Face obscured during...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man sitting with recording equipment, wearing headphones.
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Baby in play pen holding toys. Face obscured during digitization to...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. One man holding microphone to boy in bed; two men and one woman standing...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man holding microphone talking to child sitting at typewriter. Face...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man holding microphone to girl in bed. Face obscured during digitization...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man leaning over edge of crib. Face obscured during digitization to...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Man holding microphone to girl in bed. Face obscured during digitization...
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Nurse leaning on bed rail while men and women stand at beds of children....
    • [WBIG at Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital]

    • 1948-01-30
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • January 30, 1948. WBIG at the Central Carolina Convalescent Hospital, or Polio Hospital, in the Overseas Replacement Depot building, recreation center/gym on Gatewood Avenue. Band playing song in front of microphone, all in front of WBIG/CBS banner...
    • [WBIG Ration Book Cover]

    • 1941-1945
    • Greensboro Historical Museum, Inc. Archives
    • A photograph of an WBIG ration book holder.
    • [WBIG at the Polio Hospital]

    • 1948-07-12
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • WBIG announcer Bob Jones at the Polio Hospital in the former Greensboro Record building on N. Greene St. Published in Greensboro: A Chosen Center by Gayle Fripp in 1997, used on page 120. Faces obscured during digitization to protect patient...

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