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    • Oral history interview with Kimberly Galloway, 2008

    • 2008-12-20
    • WV0442 Kimberly Galloway Oral History
    • Primarily documents Kimberly Galloway's service in the U.S. Air Force Security Service from 1974 to 1979.

      Galloway primarily discusses her experiences as a woman in the mostly male security service, and her deployments to Japan and Greece....
    • Oral history interview with Edwina White Thompson, 2015 [text/print transcript]

    • 2015-07-16
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Edwina White Thompson (1951-) was born in Greensboro, North Carolina. Thompson attended UNCG from 1969-1973 and majored in sociology. Afterwards she worked in North Carolina in a variety of social welfare positions. She also served as First Lady of...
    • Oral history interview with Barbara Gove, 2000

    • 2000-12-17
    • WV0152 Barbara E. Gove Papers
    • Primarily documents Barbara Evelyn Gove's childhood in Massachusetts during World War II and her interest in electronics; her experiences as a Woman Marine in the mid-1950s, and her extensive work with veterans groups.

      Gove talks about her...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Wright, 2015 [text/print transcript]

    • 2015-07-14
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Mary Wright (1952- ) was born in Duplin County, North Carolina. Wright attended UNCG from 1970-1973, graduating in three years. She majored in political science. Afterwards she attended George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C.,...
    • Oral history interview with Jean Wrenn Higgins, 1999

    • 1999-01-26
    • WV0025 Jean Wrenn Higgins Oral History
    • Primarily documents Jean Wrenn Higgins's education at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro) in the 1930s; her experiences in the WAVES from 1943 to 1945; and her post-war...
    • Oral history interview with Abraham Peeler

    • 1988-10-05
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an October 5, 1988, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Abraham Peeler, Peeler primarily discusses his education at Tuskegee Institute and Morehouse College. He also describes his experiences as a teacher and...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Williams Elder, 1999

    • 1999-02-02
    • WV0029 Mary Williams Elder Papers
    • Primarily documents Mary Frances Williams Elder's service with the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1942 to 1945, and her life after World War II.

      Elder recalls her life before World War II, including...
    • Oral history interview with Nancy Mayes, 2000

    • 2000-05-23
    • WV0169 Nancy Mayes Papers
    • Mayes primarily discusses WASP training, working overseas with the Red Cross and Air Force Pacific Command, and her experiences in the Air Force Reserves, GE, and as a WASP veteran.

      Mayes details her mother's experiences teaching and being a...
    • Oral history interview with Sampson Buie, Jr., 1991 [text/print transcript]

    • 1991-02-22
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Sampson Buie, Jr. (1929- ) received his master's of education degree in educational administration in 1973 and his doctorate in education in 1982 from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). Buie describes working on his graduate...
    • Oral history interview with Alice Park Fairbrother, 2008

    • 2008-04-01
    • WV0409 Alice Park Fairbrother Papers
    • Primarily documents Alice Fairbrother's service in the U.S. Army as a physical therapist from 1965 to 1968, and her experiences as an army wife during the Vietnam War.

      Alice Fairbrother tells of her early life in Raleigh and her education...
    • Oral history interview with Caroline Morrison Garrett, 2008

    • 2008-08-25
    • WV0426 Caroline Morrison Garrett Papers, 1941-1948
    • Primarily documents Caroline Morrison Garret's education at Woman's College and service as a dietitian for the U.S. Army during WWII.

      Garrett briefly outlines her parents' career and her early childhood, but focuses on her time at Woman's...
    • Oral history interview with Ashley Brott, 2010

    • 2010-08-01
    • WV0496 Ashley Brott Oral History
    • Ashley L. Brott tells of her early life and military career.

      Brott discusses the influence of her education and family life on her decision to serve, as well as issues of women in the military, and her experiences during her two deployments...
    • Oral history interview with Carolyn F. Dominik, 2012

    • 2012-04-13
    • WV0531 Carolyn F. Dominik Oral History
    • Carolyn Dominik tells of her early life, education, and service in the United States Air Force as a nurse.

      Dominik also discusses culture changes in the United States Air Force during her time in service, her personal experiences during and...
    • 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 Beverly Barksdale Sheppe, 1999

    • 1999-07-17
    • WV0103 Beverly Barksdale Sheppe Papers
    • Interview primarily documents Sheppe's Red Cross work in New Guinea and the Philippines from 1942 to 1945, but also her later Red Cross service in Europe and civilian career in social work.

      Sheppe briefly describes her education, noting...
    • Oral history interview with Gretchen C. Davis, 1999

    • 1999-06-25
    • WV0098 Gretchen C. Davis Collection, 1973-1993, 1999
    • Primarily documents Gretchen Davis's experiences at the Woman's College (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro) and in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) and U.S. Army from 1973 to 1993.


      Davis details her parents' education and...
    • Oral history interview with Carol Alban Johnson, 2008

    • 2008-05-01
    • WV0413 Carol Alban Johnson Papers
    • Carol A. Johnson primarily discusses her service in the Women's Army Corps from 1964 to 1968, especially in Col. Mildred Bailey's information unit and in the office of Secretary of the Army Stanley Resor.

      Johnson briefly describes her...
    • Oral History Interview with Hobart Jarrett by William Chafe

    • 1975
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1975 with Hobart Jarrett primarily documents Jarrett's involvement in Greensboro business desegregation in the 1960s.

      Jarrett describes at length his background, education, and...
    • Oral history interview with Sarah Herbin by William Link

    • 1990-06-05
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a June 5, 1990, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Sarah Herbin, Ms. Herbin primarily discusses her experience working for equal opportunity employment as a staff member of the American Friends Service...
    • Oral history interview with Hobart Jarrett by William Link

    • 1990-02-03
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a February 3, 1990, interview conducted by William Link with Hobart Jarett, Jarrett describes Greensboro in the 1940s and 1950s, especially experiences at Bennett College and with segregation. He then provides details of...

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