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    • Unfinished business

    • 1980-10-14
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This October 14, 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorial discusses the community response almost one year after the violence at the Death to the Klan march on November 3, 1979, at which five Communist Workers Party members were killed. The author...
    • [Letter from Lewis Pitts to Ed Burrows]

    • 1982-07-29
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This letter from Greensboro Justice Fund attorneys on July 29, 1982 encourages Ed Burrows to participate in an upcoming press conference regarding the appointment of a special prosecutor in the federal grand jury investigation of the murder of five...
    • W.C. informer [number 10]

    • 1946-05-06
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The tenth issue of W.C. Informer encourages students to assist in voter registration drives and to vote themselves when they become eligible. Voter registration drives were a major part of the early civil rights movement. W.C. Informer was a...
    • [Letter from William Van Alstyne to US House Committee on the Judiciary]

    • 1981-10-05
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This nine page, 1981 letter from Duke University law professor William Van Alstyne to William Kaplan encourages the Subcommittee on Criminal Justice of the House Committee on the Judiciary to become involved with moving forward an investigation...
    • [Letter from Nelson Johnson to editor]

    • 1981-07-29
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This letter to the editor was drafted by Greensboro citizen and Communist Worker Party member Nelson Johnson just before he was arrested in July, 1981. In this letter Johnson explains his status as a political prisoner and describes his beliefs...
    • Nelson Johnson Jailed: Government Agents, Klan and Nazis Free!

    • 1981-07-29
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This two-page flyer is largely a statement made by Nelson Johnson, Greensboro resident and Communist Workers Party member, prior to being jailed on contempt of court charges related to initial charges of participating in a riot. Johnson was...
    • Respect Of All

    • 1960-02-29
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 29, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. This editorial commends the student participants of a local workshop and encourages other young adults to express their ideas in a similar,...
    • Statement to principals and supervisors

    • 1957-08-23
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This August 23, 1957 policy statement was prepared by Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith for distribution to principals and supervisors in the Greensboro City School System. Smith clarifies the role of the superintendent in relation to the school...
    • Education [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • Undated
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains documents focusing on education in the state. One essay examines the intersection of industry and education, stressing the importance of children learning through the senses; another, titled "Things to Learn," encourages its...
    • Friends Messenger Articles [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1919-1920
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains newsletters from the Friends Messenger dated 1919-1920. The front page of each newsletter has "L.L. Hobbs" written on the upper right hand corner. The folder also contains a 1920 essay by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs titled "Shoulder...
    • Recognition Day -- Miscellaneous 1 [McDaniel Lewis papers]

    • 1946
    • Mss. Coll. 41 McDaniel Lewis Papers
    • Included in this folder are items related to the planning and organization of Recognition Day. A postcard solicits information regarding the participation of religious leaders in dedicating a special service to veterans on the Sunday before...
    • 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...
    • [Letter from Dorothy Avery to Mary, 1943]

    • 1943-06
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Avery has had a successful first solo flight and wanted to celebrate, but decided to stay in Sweetwater instead. She notes that everyone is tense and wondering who will wash out; several WASPs released their tensions by going out during the...
    • Executive wanted [1957]

    • 1957-02-20
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Illustrated recruiting brochure encourages women to find executive jobs by becoming officers in the Women's Army Corps. Describes direct commissions; officer duties; ten primary career fields; benefits and pay; opportunities for overseas...
    • Your executive career in the army [1956]

    • 1956-02-29
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Illustrated recruiting brochure encourages college women to become officers in the Women's Army Corps. Describes direct commissions; officer duties; officer career fields; and training and processing.
    • Your bright tomorrow [1956]

    • 1956-12-11
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Illustrated recruiting brochures encourages women to serve in the U.S. Army Women's Medical Specialist Corps as a dietitian, physical therapist, or occupational therapist. Chiefly provides information about benefits and qualifications for each of...
    • The woman officer [1955]

    • 1955-02-28
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Illustrated recruiting brochure encourages female college students to become for officers in the United States Marine Corps. Topics include Marine officer training programs; uniforms; recreation; available fields; and basic requirements.
    • Physical therapy: a deeply rewarding career [1952]

    • 1952-10-10
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Small blue-and-black pamphlet encourages women to serve in the U.S. Army Women's Medical Specialist Corps. Describes the physical therapy profession; how it fits into the army; professional training in the army; and career opportunities.
    • Be one of the smartest women of the year [1951]

    • 1951
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Recruiting poster for Women in the Air Force (WAF) during the Korean War. Poster text encourages women to get a free booklet on the WAF, while blue and white line art illustration depicts a smiling WAF member. 11 inches x 14 inches.

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