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    • Oral History interview with Louise Quadri Doak

    • 2017-06-19
    • WV0634 Louise Quadri Doak Papers
    • Primarily documents the life of Louise Quadri Doak and her service with the United States Navy.

      Doak recalls her decision to join the United States Navy to gain independence and see the world. She describes the experience of being the sole...
    • Oral history interview with Kathryn Wirkus, 2007

    • 2007-11-02
    • WV0403 Kathryn Wirkus Papers
    • Primarily documents Lt. Col. Kathryn Wirkus’ education at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro [UNCG] and her service in the U.S. Air Force.

      Wirkus discusses her family and her childhood in Miami. She shares her reasons for...
    • Women's College faculty votes for desegregation

    • 1955-12-15
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This uncredited December 15, 1955, article from the Greensboro Daily News, reports on the adoption of a resolution on desegregation by the Faculty Council of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC). The resolution passed was...
    • W.C. informer [number 8]

    • 1946-04-21
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The eighth issue of W.C. Informer reports on the passage of the Patman Housing Act of 1946, a precursor to the federal urban renewal program that was envisioned as a means of providing low-cost housing but ultimately resulted in the destruction of...
    • Anti-Sitdown Bills Passed

    • 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 B14. The article reports a newly passed bill by the Virginia Senate to prohibit trespassing. The legislation was passed in response to the growing...
    • You Might Have Known

    • 1957-11-20
    • Collegian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This November 20, 1957 editorial published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, discusses a controversial State Student Legislature (SSL) resolution which urged the "repeal of all State laws and constitutional provisions in...
    • [Letter from President Charles McIver to his wife, Lula]

    • 1901-03-08
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • This letter, written by Charles McIver, President of the State Normal and Industrial College, to his wife, Lula, discusses the appropriation bill that passed.
    • [Female officers perform the flag folding ceremony, circa 2005]

    • 2005
    • WV0403 Kathryn Wirkus Papers
    • A folded flag is passed to Captain Jennifer Suarez from a first lieutenant at the retirement ceremony of Lieutenant Colonel Kathryn Wirkus, circa 2005. The women represent two of Wirkus' five ranks during her air force career.
    • Resolution concerning food service contract for 1969-19--

    • 1969-05-13
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This is a resolution passed by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Student Government Association concerning the university's food service contract. The resolution urges university administration to consider other vendors in light...
    • Story of desegregation in Greensboro, NC

    • 1959-03-05
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This transcript of a statement made by Greensboro school Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith to the U.S. Civil Rights Commission in Nashville, Tennessee, on March 5, 1959, tells the history of school desegregation in Greensboro, North Carolina. Smith...
    • Remembering sit-ins

    • 1985-02-01
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This February 1, 1985 Greensboro News & Record editorial views the Woolworth sit-ins in retrospect and urges readers not to be "smug" when commemorating the twenty-fifth anniversary of the sit-ins, as America still had not achieved a color-blind...
    • Equality of admissions favored in 24-0 vote

    • 1955-12-08
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This December 8, 1955, article by Martha Jester of the Greensboro Record, reports that the Student Legislature of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC) passed a resolution the night before "favoring equality of admissions...
    • [Proposed Faculty Council resolution on desegregation]

    • 1955-10-18
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This draft resolution, presented to members of the faculty of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC) by Warren Ashby on October 18, 1955, commends the university for its actions toward desegregation and pledges support for...
    • Workers viewpoint [1980-04-05]

    • 1980-04-05
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • These are photocopies of three pages from the April 5, 1980 Workers Viewpoint newspaper, a publication of the Communist Workers Party (CWP), that pertain to the "Greensboro Massacre," a November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march that left five CWP...
    • [Letter from Chancellor Singletary to Sherry Mullins]

    • 1963-04-02
    • UA2.7 Otis Arnold Singletary Records, 1961-1966
    • In this letter to Secretary of Student Legislature Sherry Mullis, Chancellor Otis Singletary of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC) informs the Student Legislature of four specific items of concern. The fourth item is a...


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