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    • [Letter from Benjamin L. Smith to Mrs. E. C. Brooks]

    • 1958-01-13
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This January 13, 1958 letter from Benjamin L. Smith to Mrs. E. C. Brooks thanks Brooks for her letter of encouragement during the desegregation of two all-white schools in Greensboro in 1957. Smith writes of harassment from some white citizens as...
    • [Response Letter from Chancellor Ferguson to Kathryn S. Ritchie]

    • 1967-11-22
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This letter, dated November 22, 1967, is a response from University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson to Kathryn S. Ritchie, a student at UNCG. Ritchie had originally written Ferguson on November 16, 1967,...
    • Letters from Joy Norvell to Lewis Puckett [Puckett Family Papers]

    • 1944-1945
    • Mss. Coll. 89 Puckett Family Papers
    • Letters written by Joy Norvell to her son-in-law Lewis Puckett who was serving in the US Navy in the Pacific Theatre. Topics include updates on family members, encouragement, birthday celebrations, gardening, family routines, neighborhood gossip,...
    • Miscellaneous Correspondence to Lewis Puckett [Puckett Family Papers]

    • 1945-01-07
    • Mss. Coll. 89 Puckett Family Papers
    • Letters from several individuals written to Lewis Puckett who was serving in the US Navy in the Pacific Theatre. Topics include willingness to enlist (personally and observing others' attitudes), medical examinations, fire insurance records,...
    • Bible (Biblia Sacra Latina, Versio Vulgata). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1250
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • In 1217, St. Dominic, the founder of the order which bears his name, withdrew from France and settled in Italy. Here, in the next four and last years of his life, he founded sixty more chapters of the Dominican order. Many of the younger members of...
    • General correspondence October - December 1899 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1899
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Several documents written to Charles D. McIver concern the typhoid outbreak in the fall of 1899. A few editorials and other printed documents concern the outbreak. There are reports of the outbreak from Dr. Anna M. Gove, Dr. A.C. Abbott of the...
    • Oral history interview with Helen Allegrone, 1999

    • 1999-04-12
    • WV0062 Helen Allegrone Papers
    • Primarily documents Helen Allegrone's experiences in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service), both at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts, and in Washington, D.C., where she worked in...
    • Oral history interview with Elizabeth C. Hickcox, 1999

    • 1999-04-23
    • WV0067 Elizabeth C. Hickcox Papers
    • Primarily documents Elizabeth C. Hickcox's early life, her Standard Oil job, and her experiences at Hunter College and Anacostia Naval Station with the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) during World War...
    • Oral history interview with Ann Henning Moore, 1999

    • 1999-07-11
    • WV0102 Ann Henning Moore Papers
    • Primarily documents Mary Ann Henning Moore's education at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now University of North Carolina at Greensboro) from 1941 until 1944 and her service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for...
    • Oral history interview with Jane Morey, 1999

    • 1999-11-03
    • WV0114 Jane G. Morey Oral History
    • Primarily documents Jane G. Morey's early life and her service in the Coast Guard SPARs from 1943 to 1945.

      Morey discusses her love of reading; early aspirations to be an antiquarian; knowledge of the war in Europe during high school; and...
    • Oral history interview with Barbara A. Wujciak, 2011

    • 2011-12-16
    • WV0524 Barbara A. Wujciak Papers
    • Barabara Wujciak discusses growing up in Elizabeth, New Jersey, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Rocky Mount, North Carolina, her strong desire to attend the United States Naval Academy, her initial rejection and eventual acceptance to the Academy in...


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