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    • Unite! To Stop Klan-Nazi Terror

    • 1979-12-19
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • This flyer, published by the February 2nd Mobilization Committee, announces a peaceful demonstration to be held in Greensboro on February 2, 1980, coinciding with the twentieth anniversary of the 1960 Greensboro Woolworth lunch counter sit-ins. The...
    • CWP Marches Dead in Peaceful Procession

    • 1979-11-13
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This November 13, 1979, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), discusses a funeral march held November 11, 1973, to commemorate the deaths of five Communist Workers Party members...
    • [Letter of support from Helen Atkinson to Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05-19
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter from Helen Atkinson, of the Doylestown, PA Quaker Meeting was written to Beth Taylor to express her support of Taylor's participation in the recent sit-in demonstrations protesting segregation at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro. Taylor,...
    • NBS stages sit-ins after funds revoked

    • 1973-03-28
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This March 28, 1973, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), reports on the Student Government Association's (SGA) revocation of recognition and funding from the Neo Black...
    • [Letter from Nelson Johnson to editor]

    • 1981-07-29
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This letter to the editor was drafted by Greensboro citizen and Communist Worker Party member Nelson Johnson just before he was arrested in July, 1981. In this letter Johnson explains his status as a political prisoner and describes his beliefs...
    • A Game of Non-Violence in Greensboro, N.C.

    • 1963
    • MSS084 Robert W. Watson Papers, 1948-1980
    • This is a fifteen page essay by Robert Watson regarding freedom marches led by activist Jesse Jackson, in Greensboro, North Carolina, in the spring of 1963. Watson discusses the relationship between Jesse Jackson and Greensboro detective Captain...
    • Come to Greensboro to Join a New Movement for Justice

    • 1980-01
    • UA.29.02.0130 Sydney Nathans Papers
    • This flyer urges attendance at a protest march to be held in Greensboro on February 2, 1980, and includes instructions for participants coming from the Durham area. The flyer most likely relates to a peaceful demonstration mobilized by the National...
    • Leadership at the Five and Ten

    • 1960-02-05
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 5, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. The article comments on the sit-in protests at Woolworth and suggests that peaceful mediation between the involved parties should be employed...
    • Protest At Charlotte Is Guided By Student

    • 1960-02-10
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 10, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports on one student from Johnson C. Smith University leading peaceful demonstrations in Charlotte.
    • Complete Text Of Group's Statement

    • 1960-02-21
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 21, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the statement issued by students from A & T regarding the demonstrations and desire to begin peaceful negotiations.
    • Formally Organized Chapel Hill Negroes Ask ‘Equal Service.

    • 1960-03-11
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 11, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-9. The article reports that an integrated organization of students and residents in Chapel Hill, NC intend to organizing more peaceful demonstrations.
    • Disorders Followed by Quiet

    • 1960-03-14
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 14, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports on a peaceful demonstration by students in Raleigh and law enforcement in Tallahassee, FL breaking up demonstrations by...
    • Methodists Laud Police and Negroes

    • 1960-03-16
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 16, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page B-9. The article reports that the Methodist Church's board of social and economic relations commend the peaceful demonstrations that have taken place...
    • Oral history interview with Walter Burch, 2008

    • 2008-05-07
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Walter “Sticky” Burch, originally from Asheville, North Carolina, spent much of his life serving in the Greensboro Police Department. Burch briefly describes his early life and military service in World War II. After the war, Burch returned...

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