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    • Innovative strategies: Preventing neighborhood displacement

    • 2018
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Gentrification and urban revitalization efforts can result in negative impacts to existing communities and neighborhood identities, particularly African-American historic districts, if steps are not taken to ensure housing prices remain affordable...
    • Greensboro retail core analysis

    • 1965
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • This report reviews and compares the core retail business district in downtown Greensboro to other city commercial districts to better gauge and rectify transportation and parking problems. The report describes in detail the wide variety of retail...
    • Future so bright: A history of neon signage

    • 2017
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Neon signage has fallen in and out of favor since its invention in the early 20th century. At first considered a necessary form of commercial advertising and later deemed tacky and obtrusive, today it is experiencing a resurgence as an artistic...
    • Legacy of Brown

    • 1984-05-16
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This May 16, 1984 editorial published in the Greensboro News & Record explores the legacy of the 1954 Brown v. Topeka Board of Education U.S. Supreme Court ruling that declared de jure school segregation unconstitutional and overturned earlier...
    • Greensboro atlas [1974]

    • 1974
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • This atlas provides a series of maps detailing various zones within the city of Greensboro. These zones include residential neighborhoods, bus transportation routes, business districts and major shopping centers, school districts, and cultural...
    • W.C. informer [number 7]

    • 1946-04-14
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The seventh issue of W.C. Informer reports on the need for new housing units in the postwar years. Government housing policy was a major part of the federal urban renewal programs of the 1940s - 1970s, which ultimately displaced many predominantly...
    • 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...
    • Greensboro atlas [1967]

    • 1967
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • This atlas is comprised of a series of maps giving showing the locations of residential, commercial and industrial districts within the city of Greensboro. The atlas also shows the local of major transportation areas as well as the location of...
    • Land use plan

    • 1967
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • This plan describes the uses of land within the city in 1967, a forecast of land uses in 1980, area of anticipated growth, potential conflicts that might arise, and guidelines that the city should follow or modify. The report focuses on several...
    • Greensboro, North Carolina [booklet]

    • 1972
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Book designed to promote Greensboro, N.C. as a fine place to live, work and tour with photographs and descriptions of several Greensboro neighborhoods, colleges, civic organizations, health facilities/hospitals, business districts, industries and...
    • Summary of the regional development plan for Region G

    • 1977
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report focuses on planning initiatives throughout an eleven county region of the piedmont. The report provides general guidelines for constructing planning policies to address such issues as environmental impacts of growth, the need for urban...
    • General correspondence applications Co 1901 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1901
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Letters and documents written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include recommendation letters, potential students, applicants' previous educational experience, correspondence with the Columbia Typewriter Manufacturing Company, material to be...


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