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    • Oral history interview with William McRae, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-12-17
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Dr. William K. McRae (1938-2001) served as director of the Gove Student Health Center and clinical professor of the School of Nursing at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) from 1970 until his retirement in 1991. In 1987, he...
    • Oral history interview with Clara Booth Byrd, 1976 [text/print transcript]

    • 1976-11-19
    • OH007 UNCG Alumni Association Oral History Program Collection, 1972-1979
    • Clara Booth Byrd (1887-1985) was a member of the Class of 1913 of the State Normal and Industrial College, which became Woman's College of the University of North Carolina and The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She was alumnae...
    • Oral History Interview with Otis Hairston Sr. by William Chafe

    • 1977
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1977 with Otis Hairston Sr. documents Hairston's recollections of business desegregation in Greensboro, North Carolina. Of the 1960 sit-ins, he recalls Jibreel Khazan and David Richmond...
    • 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...
    • Black Students Form BASIB

    • 1968-10-18
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This October 18, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the formation of Brother and Sisters in Blackness (BASIB). The group included many of Guilford's black students and was organized, not for...
    • The Quaker, 1968

    • 1968
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • The 1968 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, features candid shots of African American students in dorms, on organized and intramural sports teams, and as members of student organizations and clubs. Some of these students included Bo Whitaker...
    • WVO In Struggles For 'Oppressed People'

    • 1979-11-04
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • In this November 4, 1979, article from the Greensboro Daily News, staff writer Greg Lewis presents backround on the Workers Viewpoint Organization (WVO), originally named the Communist Workers Party (CWP). The group organized a November 3, 1979,...
    • Oral History Interview with Melvin Swann by Michael Sistrom

    • 2007-10-30
    • Oral History Collection [Brock Museum, Greensboro College]
    • This oral history interview was conducted with Melvin Swann on October 30, 2007 by Greensboro College Associate Professor of History, Dr. Michael P. Sistrom. The interview largely covers Swann's experiences as a teacher at the J.C. Price School, an...
    • Non-violent Silent Vigil to Protest the Killings in Greensboro

    • 1979-11
    • UA.29.02.0130 Sydney Nathans Papers
    • This flyer announces a silent vigil to be held November 7, 1979 in Chapel Hill, Raleigh, and Durham, to protest the murder of five Communist Workers Party members at a Death to the Klan march in Greensboro on November 3, 1979. The vigil was...
    • Area leaders to receive award at society banquet

    • 1984-01-29
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This notice of a 1984 awards banquet where twenty-three individuals were to be recognized for having fostered the "justice, peace, equality, understanding and love which was the spirit of the 1960 sit-ins," was published in the Greensboro News &...
    • [Telephone call notes regarding student protests]

    • 1963-05-16
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • These May 16, 1963 handwritten notes refer to a phone call apparently received by Woman's College of the University of North Carolina Dean of Students Katherine Taylor from a local resident protesting student involvement in organized racial...
    • Black power forum [agenda]

    • 1967-11-01
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This is an agenda for the Black Power Forum organized by the University of North Carolina at Grensboro Student Government Association, and held November 1-3, 1967. It includes the schedule of events and discussions as well as panel members and...
    • Meeting Sought By Negroes

    • 1960-02-14
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 14, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-14. The article reports that organized protester in Winston-Salem request that the city mayor mediate a meeting between the demonstrators and...
    • Negroes Would Die to End Segregation

    • 1960-03-07
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 7, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. held a meeting in Birmingham, AL about the sit-in demonstrations around the South and has organized...
    • Let Your Opinions Be Known

    • 1960-03-07
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 7, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-4. This article reports the upcoming meeting between local protesters and business owners in Greensboro organized by the Advisory Committee on...
    • Oral history interview with John F. Hatchett by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1980
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an oral history interview conducted circa 1980 by Eugene Pfaff with John F. Hatchett, Hatchett continues to discuss the leaders, leadership changes, and differing ideologies within the Greensboro CORE chapter. He summarizes...
    • [Assembly line work at Vick Chemical Company]

    • 1951-06-28
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • One can almost smell the menthol and eucaluptus aroma surrounding these packers at the Vick's plant on Milton Street. When this image was taken on June 28, 1951, the Milton Street plant had been in operation for 41 years. Lunsford Richardson...
    • [American Women's Hospitals bulletin, October 1918]

    • 1918-10
    • MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952
    • The October 1918 edition, Vol. 1 No. 1, of the Bulletin, a publication of The American Women's Hospitals, organized by The War Service Committee of The Medical Women's National Association, affiliated with The American Red Cross.

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