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    • Oral history interview with Cardes Brown by William Link

    • 1989-02-22
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an February 22, 1989, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Carden Brown, Brown primarily discusses his experiences with segregation as a youth, and general race relations in North Carolina and in Greensboro....
    • Oral history interview with Mereb  Mossman, 1989 [text/print transcript]

    • 1989-10-11
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Mereb Mossman (1905-90) came to Woman's College of The University of North Carolina, which later became The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in 1937 as faculty in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology. She retired from UNCG...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Lou Merrell, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-02-16
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Mary Lou Merrell (1925- ) grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina and began working part time for Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and in 1965 became a full-time secretary in...
    • Oral history interview with Herman Middleton, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-02-19
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Herman Middleton (1925- ) came to Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in 1956 and served as head of the Department of Drama and Speech until 1974. He retired in 1990 as...
    • Oral history interview with Catherine Webb White, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-10-22
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Catherine Webb White (1921-2005) graduated in 1942 with a Bachelor of Science in Secretarial Administration from Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. White talks about entering...
    • Oral history interview with Lenoir C. Wright, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-02-09
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Lenoir C. Wright (1911-2003) received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1933. He received a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in 1935 from Merton College, University of Oxford, England. Wright also...
    • [Faculty Minutes]

    • 1951-03-12
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • In this minute from March 12, 1969 President Clyde Milner of Guilford College describes a "sincere and polite" letter requesting that Guilford College consider enrolling three black students. The minute reports how the issue was discussed at length...
    • Oral History Interview with Tartt Bell by William Chafe

    • 1977-10-13
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This October 13, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe primarily documents Tartt Bell's work with the American Friends Service Committee toward desegregation of businesses and schools.

      Bell discusses moving to Greensboro to...
    • The importance of being earnest [production records]

    • 1952-02-22
    • UA4.28 Department of Theatre Records, 1897-2011
    • Material pertaining to the production of "The importance of being earnest" at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) in 1952.
    • The importance of being earnest [production records]

    • 1959-12-09
    • UA4.28 Department of Theatre Records, 1897-2011
    • Material pertaining to the production of "The importance of being earnest" at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) in 1959.
    • Oral history interview with Clara Adams-Ender, 2005

    • 2005-09-10
    • WV0332 Clara Adams-Ender Papers
    • Primarily documents Brig. Gen. Clara L. Adams-Ender's background; her service with the U.S. Army Nurse Corps from 1961 to 1993; and her marriage to Heinz Ender. Adams-Ender also comments on management and leadership issues related to the Army Nurse...
    • He Had A Dream

    • 1968-04-12
    • Collegian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this April 12, 1968 op-ed article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, Craig Falor provides a quick biography of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., explaining King's importance and influence and how he was slain. The...
    • Sit-in movement: More than a cup of coffee

    • 1980-01-27
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This Greensboro Daily News article by Eric F. Goldman, published January 27, 1980, argues the importance of the February 1960 sit-ins at the downtown Greensboro Woolworth store, and discusses the background of the Greensboro Four and their reasons...
    • This Time Questions Keep 4 From Eating

    • 1980-02-02
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this February 2, 1980 Greensboro Daily News article, Kenneth Campbell reports on events held to commemorate the twentieth anniversary of the 1960 sit-ins at the Greensboro Woolworth store. The article begins with an account of a breakfast held...
    • Black vote proved key in commissioners race

    • 1984-11-10
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This Novemebr 10, 1984 articled published in the Greensboro News & Record credits black voters in Greensboro and High Point with the election of two Democratic candidates in the 1984 Guilford County Board of Commissioners race. Democrats J. Douglas...
    • Make The Angels Weep

    • 1960-02-18
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 18, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. This editorial comments on the demonstrations occurring in Greensboro and the importance of addressing conflict.
    • [Letter from Harry G. Boyte to Sid Goldberg]

    • 1963-06-13
    • RL.00138 Boyte Family Papers
    • This June 13, 1963 letter from Harry G. Boyte to North American Newspaper Alliance editor Sid Goldberg details an altercation Boyte had with Greensboro Police Department Captain William Jackson while taking notes for a news article on local...
    • Oral History Interview with Joe Knox by William Chafe

    • 1977-06-17
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This June 17, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Joe Knox primarily documents Knox's recollections of the 1963 protests and race relations in Greensboro while he was a staff writer at the Greensboro Daily News. Topics...

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