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    • Oral history interview with K. Faye Kane Giles, 2001

    • 2001-05-15
    • WV0215 Katherine Faye Giles Papers
    • Primarily documents Faye Kane Giles' service in the Women Marines from 1943 to 1945 and her life after the war.

      Giles briefly discusses her education, including attending business school, and her employment at the American Steel and Wire...
    • Oral History Interview with John Foster by William Chafe

    • 1973-02-14
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This February 14, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with John Foster primarily documents Foster's work on the Greensboro School Board during desegregation in the fifties and sixties. He discusses using bond money to improve...
    • [List of the demands of striking food workers at UNCG]

    • 1969-03-27
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This document lists demands of the workers involved in the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) food service workers' strike of March 27-April 2, 1967, specifying pay rates, working hours, overtime provisions, wage reviews, breaks,...
    • [Memorandum from Katherine Taylor to Chancellor Singletary]

    • 1963-05-15
    • UA2.7 Otis Arnold Singletary Records, 1961-1966
    • In this memo, Katherine Taylor, Dean of Students at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC), informs Chancellor Singletary that she has learned of planned demonstrations that will take place that night at several segreated...
    • [Postcard from Mrs. D. M. Lucas to Chancellor Singletary]

    • 1963-05-30
    • UA2.7 Otis Arnold Singletary Records, 1961-1966
    • In this postcard addressed to "The President" of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC), Mrs. D.M. Lucas inquires as to whether the students who "demonstrating with the negroes" were expelled. She also suggests that to make...
    • Light Skinned Negroes Served At Counter

    • 1960-02-25
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 25, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-9. This article reports that two light-skinned African Americans were served at the lunch counter immediately before joining the demonstration in...
    • Light-skinned Student Obtains Counter Service

    • 1960-03-03
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 3, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that a light-skinned African American man participating in a sit-in demonstration in Columbia, SC was served in a local department...
    • Statement to the North Carolina Advisory Commission on Civil Rights

    • 1980-02-26
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • This February 26, 1980 statement by the Communist Workers Party (CWP) to the North Carolina Advisory Committee on Civil Rights, frames the November 3, 1979, Greensboro Massacre, in terms of civil rights. The statement outlines the work of the CWP...
    • [Letters from Sara Coleman Porter]

    • 1907-1947
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • Included is a 1907 letter to Lily Benbow, with cover, in which Sara speaks of her marriage and early family life. Two 1910 letters to Lily speak of the death and last moments of William Sydney Porter and are on mourning stationery. These letters...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, At sea (R.M.S. Magdalena)]

    • Undated
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals has not written to Metcalfe, but not because he was not thinking of her. He will arrive in Lisbon the following day. The 15-day trip has done him good physically, and he has been able to think slowly and undisturbed, as he has chosen not to...
    • Oral history interview with Megan Karbley, 2016 [full audio recording]

    • 2016-12-22
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Ms. Karbley was born in Lancaster, PA in 1984, but moved to Wilkesboro, NC in 1988. She graduated from Wilkes Central High School in 2002. Ms. Karbley then attended UNCG where she received a degree in English and immediately went to procure her...
    • [Virginia Van Dongen, 1944]

    • 1943
    • WV0015 Virginia Van Dongen Papers
    • Virginia Van Dongen in dress blue uniform outside her mother's home, immediately following her enlistment with the SPARs in summer of 1943.
    • Oral history interview with Ethel LeBlanc Palma, 1999

    • 1999-11-22
    • WV0022 Ethel LeBlanc Palma Papers
    • Documents Ethel LeBlanc Palma's early life; her work as a Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) recruiter stateside and a foreign mail censorer in the Pacific during World War II; and her personal life after the war.

      Prominent pre-war topics...
    • Oral history interview with Meredith Rolfe Campbell, 2007

    • 2007-05-02
    • WV0397 Meredith Campbell Oral History
    • Primarily documents Meredith Rolfe Campbell's service in the WASP (Women Airforce Service Pilots) in 1943 and her experiences in New York immediately following.

      Campbell briefly discusses her childhood in rural Montana, including her...
    • Oral history interview with Maxine Pierce, 2006

    • 2006-06-06
    • WV0348 Maxine Newcom Pierce Papers
    • Primarily documents Maxine Newcom Pierce's background; her twenty-year career in the WAVES; and the impact of her military service on the rest of her life.

      Pierce briefly discusses growing up in Southern Illinois in the 1930s, including her...
    • Oral history interview with Alice Boehret, 2000

    • 2000-05-15
    • WV0166 Alice C. Boehret Papers
    • Documents Alice C. Boehret's nursing education and career, including her service in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during World War II and at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina.

      Boehret discusses not wanting to be a nurse...
    • Clara Fredere Sullivan scrapbook

    • 1918-1919
    • WV0450 Clara Fredere Sullivan Collection, 1918 - 1919
    • Scrapbook containing primarily photographs from Sullivan's service near the end of World War I and the years immediately following. Specific locations noted include Fort Merritt, New Jersey; Rome; and various locations in France. The scrapbook...

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