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    • Oral history interview with Ingrid Ruffin, 2007

    • 2007-05-08
    • WV0400 Ingrid Ruffin Papers
    • Primarily documents Ingrid Ruffin's service in the U.S. Air Force from 1999 to 2005.

      Ruffin briefly discusses her family, including their history of military service; her education, including studying abroad in Ghana; and her reasons for...
    • Oral history interview with Ben Wilson by Kathy Carter

    • 1989-05-17
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a May 17, 1989, oral history interview conducted by Kathy Carter with Ben Wilson, Wilson primarily describes his participation with the Inter-Faculty Forum and their role and activities in the local civil rights movement. He...
    • [Buses on Campus before Holiday Break, 1949]

    • 1949
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Several buses are parked on campus for students before the Christmas Holiday break. (Caption on back: Christmas Holidays Begin 1949 PN 1950 p.221)
    • The Quaker

    • 1969
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • The 1969 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, highlights the involvement of African American students, as well as the many protests in which students were involved. From press conferences, to participating in marches for freedom of speech for...
    • [Letter from white supremacist to Benjamin L. Smith]

    • 1956-08
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This one-page letter from an unidentified white supremacist to Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith, dated August 1956 and postmarked in Asheville, attacks Smith for the desegregation of the Greensboro Public School System. The writer repeatedly refers...
    • Counters To Remain Closed

    • 1960-02-08
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 8, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. This article reports that both Woolworth and Kress stores will close down their in-store lunch counters in response to the bomb threats and...
    • [Biovacs Training]

    • 1943-1946
    • Photo Collection -- Jerry DeFelice
    • A group of soldiers taking a break against a wire fence in a field during their biovacs training at Basic Training Center 10.
    • [Male mill workers]

    • 1890-1910
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • A group of eight male mill workers take a break outside one of the buildings.
    • [Christmas greeting from W.T. Whitsett, 1915?]

    • 1915-12
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • In this Christmas season greeting by Dr. W. T. Whitsett, he gives students and their families facts to help prepare them for the the 1916 spring session which began following their break.
    • [Hilda Weil scrapbook, 1922-1926]

    • 1922-1926
    • MSS318 Hilda Weil Scrapbook, 1922 - 1926
    • This scrapbook, created by Hilda Weil between 1922 and 1926, document’s Weil’s time as a student at the North Carolina College for Women (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). The scrapbook contains materials and ephemera related...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Rio de Janeiro]

    • 1904-06-15
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals has received Metcalfe's letter. He was concerned that he might not get it before leaving for Buenos Aires the next day. He understands and agrees with her thoughts about Andree. He cannot break his promise to her. "I was surprised to have...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Buenos Aires]

    • 1904-06-30
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals is happy to have received four letters from Metcalfe that day. He spent much of the day being "bothered" by friends and journalists. He reminds her that he told her from the start that nothing would change his decision to marry Andree. "I...
    • General correspondence applications Ta-Ti 1897 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1897
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include potential students, the availability of employable positions, cotton seed meal, political matters, the supervision of public schools, a student who worked full-time wishing...
    • General correspondence applications Ca-Cl 1899 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1899
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include local residents boarding students, potential students, financial arrangements, laundry supplies, having magazines bound, recommendation letters, scholarships and loans,...
    • General correspondence applications I-J 1899 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1899
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include the IRS procedures to withdraw alcohol from a distillery for scientific purposes free of tax, recommendation letters, ordering supplies for the school, potential students,...
    • [Air Force personnel arrive in Iraq, 2003]

    • 2003-09-07
    • WV0400 Ingrid Ruffin Papers
    • U.S. Air Force personnel, all wearing three-color camouflage desert combat uniforms, take a break after arriving in Iraq in 2003. Several sit on duffel bags and other forms of luggage. In the background a generator, several structures, supplies,...


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