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    • Oral History Interview with Tom Bailey by William Chafe

    • 1977-07-09
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • In this July 9, 1979, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe, Tom Bailey recalls his involvement in community organizing in the Piedmont Triad area through YES (Youth Education Services), OEO (Office of Economic Opportunity), and GAPP...
    • Oral History Interview with A. Knighton "Tony" Stanley by William Chafe

    • 1977-10-13
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of an October 13, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with A. Knighton "Tony" Stanley primarily documents Stanley's involvement in the civil rights movement in Greensboro, particularly during the 1963 sit-ins....
    • Oral history interview with Ada Fisher, 2010 [text/print transcript]

    • 2010-02-18
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Ada M. Fisher (1947- ) graduated from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in 1970. She received her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in 1975. Before retiring to Salisbury, North...
    • Oral history interview with William G. Lane, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-11-15
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • William G. Lane (1919-2000) was head of the Department of English at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) from 1969-1987, coming from the University of Colorado. He and his wife established a history scholarship and an English...
    • [Letter from Helen Bolling Potts to Mary Channing Coleman, 1944]

    • 1944-09-18
    • WV0234 Helen Bolling Potts Papers
    • Letter written by recent graduate Helen Bolling (Potts) to her former professor Mary Channing Coleman on 18 September 1944. This letter discusses the difficulties that the Red Cross Clubmobile or "donut wagon" women faced while serving in France...
    • New Scholarship Offered to Vietnamese Students

    • 1959-04-10
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This April 10, 1959 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the creation of a scholarship fund to aid Vietnamese students studying in the United States so that they might bring valuable skills back to their...
    • History of Revolution Cotton Mills

    • Undated
    • North Carolina Vertical File Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • The History of Revolution Cotton Mills folder contains an essay on how Moses H. and Ceasar Cone established the Revolution Cotton Mills for the purpose of manufacturing Canton Flannels. The essay contains information on how they established a...
    • [View from Burnsville School of Fine Arts]

    • 1950
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • This photograph shows the mountains directly south of Burnsville, as seen from the Burnsville School of Fine Arts cafeteria and classroom buildings. The Burnsville School of Fine Arts was established in 1947 by Professor William Raymond Taylor of...
    • [Burnsville School of Fine Arts classroom building]

    • 1950
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Classroom building at Burnsville School of Fine Arts in 1950. The Burnsville School of Fine Arts was established in 1947 by Professor William Raymond Taylor of Woman’s College (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). First called...
    • [Burnsville School of Fine Arts dormitory]

    • 1951
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • This photograph shows the dormitory at Burnsville School of Fine Arts in 1951. The Burnsville School of Fine Arts was established in 1947 by Professor William Raymond Taylor of Woman’s College (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro)....
    • Founders and builders of Greensboro, 1808-1908, fifty sketches

    • 1925
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • Book of essays commemorating 50 men and women who established the city of Greensboro as landowners, religious leaders, educators, industrialists or other business and service fields. Each essay is written by a different person, sometimes an...
    • The story of Cone denim

    • 1950
    • Vertical Files (Greensboro History Museum)
    • The Story of Cone Denim folder contains a brochure featuring information on the history of the Cone Mills Corporation. It describes how and why brothers Moses H. and Ceasar Cone, natives of Tennessee, formed the Cone Export and Commission Company...
    • American wool and cotton reporter: Ceasar Cone, an appreciation

    • 1917-03
    • Mss. Coll. 25 Benjamin Cone Papers
    • This is a complete issue of the American Wool and Cotton Reporter, titled “Ceasar Cone: An Appreciation”. The four sections of this periodical include a full page obituary, “Ceasar Cone”, “What Ceasar Cone Did For Southern People”,...
    • World leadership on denims through thirty years of prrogress

    • 1925
    • Mss. Coll. 25 Benjamin Cone Papers
    • This book was designed to commemorate the success of the Cone Mills and their transformation of the economy in the south. Planned and written by Carl J. Balliett Inc. of Greensboro, this book features several photos of the current staff of the...
    • Odell Hardware store

    • 1892
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Exterior view of the Odell Hardware Company store, located at 321-325 South Elm Street in Greensboro. The company was established in 1872 and remained in business for well over a century.

      Image taken from "Album of Greensboro N.C." (1892).
    • Odell Hardware Co., Elm Street front

    • 1908
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Exterior view of the Odell Hardware Company store, located at 321-325 South Elm Street in Greensboro. The company was established in 1872 and remained in business for well over a century.

      Image taken from "Commercial history of the State of...
    • Odell Hardware Company -- interior store

    • 1908
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Interior view of the Odell Hardware Company store, located at 321-325 South Elm Street in Greensboro. The company was established in 1872 and remained in business for well over a century.

      Image taken from "Commercial history of the State of...
    • Odell Hardware Company -- interior office

    • 1908
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Interior view of the office area of the Odell Hardware Company store, located at 321-325 South Elm Street in Greensboro. The company was established in 1872 and remained in business for well over a century.

      Image taken from "Commercial...
    • Odell Hardware Co. -- Davie Street front

    • 1908
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Exterior view of the Odell Hardware Company warehouse, located at 321-325 South Elm Street in Greensboro. The company was established in 1872 and remained in business for well over a century.

      Image taken from "Commercial history of the State...
    • Proximity Cotton Mills

    • 1917
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Exterior view of the Proximity Cotton Mills, north of Greensboro. Proximity, the first mill established by the Cone Brothers in Greensboro was later merged into Cone Mills Corp.

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