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    • Oral history interview with Boyd Morris by William Link

    • 1986-12-09
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 9, 1986, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Boyd Morris, Morris describes his response to civil rights demonstrators at the Mayfair, his confrontation with Jesse Jackson, his reasons for not...
    • Oral history interview with McNeill Smith by Eugene E. Pfaff

    • 1977-03-07
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a March 7, 1977, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with McNeill Smith, Smith describes how his career in law began, gives some of his early work experiences, and tells of his involvement in associations such as...
    • Whites: "I Wasn't Prejudiced Before"

    • 1974-04-14
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In response to a March 8, 1974 racial disturbance at recently-integrated Grimsley High School in Greensboro, this unidentified Greensboro News & Record reporter interviewed white students for their perspectives on race relations at the school. The...
    • Oral History Interview with David Richmond by William Chafe

    • 1975
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of a oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1975 with David Richmond primarily documents Richmond's participation in the sit-in movement in Greensboro, North Carolina, during the 1960s. Richmond recalls early...
    • An Act to Establish A Normal... [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • Undated
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Pamphlet titled, ?ǣAn Act to Establish a Normal and Industrial School For White Girls?ǥ the act enacted by the General Assembly of North Carolina in 1891 which created the State Normal and Industrial Institute, currently known as The University...
    • Jesse Jackson: The condition of Black America

    • 1984-02-06
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • North Carolina A&T State University alumnus Jesse Jackson, then the director of Operation PUSH and a N.C. A&T trustee, offers a question & answer interview to the Greensboro Daily News and discusses contemporary race relations and, in particular,...
    • Many Blacks Are Bitter About Busing

    • 1974
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • Greensboro Daily News reporter Joe McNulty spent three weeks interviewing black students and employees at Grimsley High School, a formerly all-white high school that had just been integrated, in preparation for this article. The article reports...
    • Instructor relates Blacks and Whites

    • 1973-03-28
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this March 28, 1973 article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), Neo Black Society faculty advisor Marie Darr offers her comments on the controversy surrounding the organization....
    • W.C. informer [number 8]

    • 1946-04-21
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The eighth issue of W.C. Informer reports on the passage of the Patman Housing Act of 1946, a precursor to the federal urban renewal program that was envisioned as a means of providing low-cost housing but ultimately resulted in the destruction of...
    • [Letter from Dorothy Avery to Finnigan, 1943]

    • 1943-12
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Avery expresses displeasure at missing out on flight time while the instructor takes a personal leave. She states the instructors act as if they're living at a resort and that there is not a war on. She finds consolation in occasionally flying a...
    • [Letters to congressmen pertaining to the Civil Rights Act]

    • 1963-07-12
    • MSS052 Warren Ashby Papers, 1906-1990
    • These two letters, dated July 12, 1963, and written by Warren Ashby, a professor at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro include statements of Ashby's position on civil rights in general and the pending Civil Rights Act in specific. Ashby...
    • [Letter from Augustin Daly to Mr. Stephenson]

    • 1895-02-09
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Handwritten letter from Augustin Daly (1838-1899) to B. C. Stephenson on February 9, 1895. The letter is written on official Daly's Theatre stationery which is blue-green in color and denotes both Daly's New York theatre and London theatre. He is...
    • [Memo satirizing the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 1968]

    • 1968-12-13
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • A one-page memo addressed to "all managers" satirizing the Civil Rights Act of 1964, saying that "a White Christmas would be in violation of Title II." A list of five rules for decorating for and celebrating Christmas is given.
    • [Notice of next meeting]

    • 1982-08-11
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • These minutes (two pages) of an August 11, 1982, meeting of the Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident discuss plans to request a special prosecutor to investigate the murders of five Communist Workers Party members at the Death to the...
    • The church and desegregation centenary

    • 1955-03-13
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This speech titled "The Church and Desegregation" was delivered by Greensboro City Schools Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith to Centenary United Methodist Church in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, on March 13, 1955. In this presentation, Smith...
    • National data

    • 1974
    • Cone 10082 Opie Norris Smith Collection, 1966-1976
    • Graphs and reports associated with National Health Planning and Resources Development Act of 1974.


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