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    • Pine needles [1922]

    • 1922
    • University Yearbooks (UNCG University Archives)
    • The 1922 yearbook includes a brief history of the college. Class histories give a brief glimpse into events of the time, including a brief mention of the influenza epidemic. The yearbook includes a page from the March 11, 1922, issue of the student...
    • Oral history interview with Elizabeth Ray, 2008

    • 2008-06-11
    • WV0416 Elizabeth Ann Ray Papers
    • Elizabeth "Betty" Ann Ray primarily discusses her lengthy career in the army and air force.

      Elizabeth "Betty" Ann Ray briefly discusses being raised by her widowed father, moving frequently around Oklahoma because of his job, attending...
    • Oral history interview with Bernice Heath, 2001

    • 2001-01-20
    • WV0195 Bernice Isabel Heath Papers
    • Documents Bernice Heath's early life, nursing training, service overseas with the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) during World War II, and duties stateside and abroad with the ANC from 1948 to 1964.

      Topics from Heath's early life include nursing...
    • [Simkins v. Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital - Brief and appendix of defendants]

    • 1963-03
    • Cone 10079 Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital Collection, 1908-2003 and undated
    • Brief and appendix of defendants in the Simkins v. Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital court case, dated 1963. This court case deals with racial discrimination in the employee hiring and patient accepting practices of Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital, et....
    • The decennial [1902]

    • 1902
    • University Yearbooks (UNCG University Archives)
    • This yearbook commemorates the tenth anniversary of the college. It includes accounts of the subsequent activities of each graduating class, a brief description of the faithful servant Zeke, a description of Greensboro, and a description of the...
    • [Program for The New Opera House Chicago, "Peck"s Bad Boy"]

    • 1892-02-03
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Program printed on blue paper for Geo. W. Heath's Atkinson Comedy Co. production of "Peck's Bad Boy." This program is for a "one night only" performance at the New Opera House in Chicago, IL on Feb. 3, 1892. The program contains a cast list, brief...
    • Oral history interview with Mattie Donnell Hicks, 1999

    • 1999-02-25
    • WV0044 Mattie Donnell Hicks Collection, 1942-1999
    • Documents Mattie Donnell Hicks's nurse education and training; service in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) from 1945 to 1966; and post-war life in Greensboro, North Carolina.

      Hicks provides a brief description of her pre-war nurse education and...
    • Fifth person dies

    • 1979-11-05
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • This brief November 5, 1979, article from the Greensboro Record reports that Dr. Michael Nathans had died that morning, making him the fifth murder victim in the shootings of Communist Workers Party (CWP) members at a Death to the Klan rally in...
    • Was city progressive? No, says Chafe

    • 1980
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This 1980 Greensboro Record article by Abe Jones reviews historian William Chafe's newly published book about the civil rights movement in Greensboro, Civilities and Civil Rights. Jones writes that Chafe spent eight years researching and writing...
    • South's Blacks' 1st Battle Was Here

    • 1970-02-07
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This brief article, published February 7, 1970, discusses the February 1, 1960 sit-in at the Greensboro Woolworth store, orchestrated by North Carolina A&T State University students David Richmond, Joseph McNeil, Franklin McCain, and Ezell Blair...
    • [Legal filings in the case of Harris et al. vs. Ferguson et al.]

    • 1973-06-25
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This legal filing, dated June 25, 1973, details the opposition of the plaintiffs in the case of Harris et al. vs. Ferguson et al. to a motion to dismiss the case. Included are a memorandum in opposition to motion to dismiss, motion for preliminary...
    • [Biographical information on Benjamin L. Smith]

    • 1955
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This four-page document provides biographical information about Benjamin L. Smith, including a brief biographical sketch and lists of his organizations, accomplishments, and interests. Smith had served as the superintendent of Greensboro city...
    • Four Die in Klan-Leftist Shootout

    • 1979-11-04
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • This November 4, 1979 article by Jack Scism of the Greensboro Daily News is the first coverage by the newspaper of the shooting deaths of five Communist Workers Party (CWP) members at a Death to the Klan rally in Greensboro on November 3, 1979....
    • Dedication service of the Frist Presbyterian Church, Greensboro, N.C.

    • 1929-10-06
    • CC011 First Presbyterian Church Archives
    • The first service in the new church in Fisher Park was held on October 6, 1929. This program documents that event, includes several photographs of the new and past buildings and pastors, and also includes a brief church history.
    • Price Class memories

    • 1946-1986
    • CC005 College Place United Methodist Church Archives
    • This scrapbook contains a variety of materials regarding the Sunday School class at College Place United Methodist Church known as the "Price Class," after the original class teacher, C.F. Price. Items include a program from a "Let's Get...
    • [Shepard's Center of Greensboro tenth anniversary celebration]

    • 1997-09-27
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • A flier for the program of the tenth anniversary celebration for the Shepard's Center of Greensboro, taking place September 27, 1997. Also included are Dr. Phillips' brief notes on the speech at the event.


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