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    • Oral history interview with Mary Sabourin, 1999

    • 1999-06-25
    • WV0100 Mary Sabourin Oral History and Uniform
    • Primarily documents Mary Sabourin's career in the Women Marines, but also mentions her early life and her Marine Corps service during World War II.

      Discussion of pre-service life includes working in the defense plant where her father was...
    • Oral history interview with Eloise R. Lewis, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-01-24
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Eloise R. 'Pattie' Lewis (1920-1999) helped create the School of Nursing at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). She served as the first dean of the School of Nursing from 1966-1985. Lewis talks about her background, education and...
    • 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...
    • [Main Building Library]

    • 1900
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • This circa 1900 photograph show the Library inside the Main Building. This building, designed by Epps & Hackett of Greensboro, North Carolina, was opened in 1892. Two flanking wings were added in 1895. From 1892 to 1908, the building was called...
    • History Professor Making His Mark

    • 1979
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this Greensboro Daily News article, Harvey Harris reports on Guilford College Professor Alexander R. Stoesen's efforts to have a state historical marker placed at the site of the 1960 Woolworth store sit-ins.

      This article was clipped and...
    • We were told most blacks did not want change

    • 1990-02
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This Greensboro News & Record article was written by Miles Wolff, Jr., author of Lunch at the Five and Ten (How It All Began), a 1970 book on the Greensboro sit-ins. The article features Wolff's personal perspective on the event as well as his...
    • A Call For Justice in Greensboro

    • 1982-06-27
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This June 27, 1982, advertisement in the Greensboro News & Record, placed by the Greensboro Justice Fund, discussed the group's concerns over the federal grand jury probe into the 1979 Greensboro Massacre. The group was concerned about possible...
    • Time and Trouble

    • 1960-02-06
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 6, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-4. This article is an editorial piece about expense of the sit-in protests in terms of time and law enforcement being placed in the Woolworth store. It...
    • [Cough drop mixing and kneading]

    • 1961-02-16
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Three ""Berks"" mixers, which knead and mix medication and flavor together. The dough then cools prior to being placed in batch formers.
    • [Exterior of polio hospital at ORD]

    • 1947
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Exterior images of polio hospital in former ORD Recreation Center, where the worst cases were placed. Label also notes, "Former Rec. Ctr., beside Theater 2 on Ave. A/1500 Gatewood Ave. in 1994."
    • [Spencer Residence Hall and bell in the snow]

    • 1945
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Groups of students carrying books walking past the bell and Spencer residence hall in the snow in the 1940s. The Spencer Residence Hall, designed by W. C. Holleyman of Greensboro, North Carolina, consists of two connect building; North Spencer...
    • [Main Building, Chemistry department, interior]

    • 1892
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Photo of the chemistry laboratory, taken 1892 or 1893. This was the first chemical laboratory for women in North Carolina which was located in Main Building.
    • [Chemistry department inside Main Building]

    • 1894
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Cyanotype of the chemistry laboratory, located in Main Building, featuring empty bottles and beakers, circa 1894. Originally from the Gove Collection.
    • [Students Anniversary Plaza]

    • 1968-09
    • UA103 Negatives Collection
    • This September 1968 photograph shows the Students Anniversary Plaza on the corner of College Avenue and Spring Garden Street which housed the University Bell. In 1967, on the occasion of the University‚Äôs 75th anniversary, the student body voted...
    • [Students at Fountain]

    • 1955
    • UA103 Negatives Collection
    • This 1955 photograph shows three students seated on the fountain in front of the Foust Building. The fountain was created in 1897 as the center point of a carriage turn in front of Main Building. When the fountain failed to work properly, it was...
    • [Foust Building fountain]

    • 1961-06
    • UA103 Negatives Collection
    • This June 1961 photograph shows the fountain in front of the Foust Building. A portion of McIver Building can be seen in the background. The fountain was created in 1897 as the center point of a carriage turn in front of Main Building. When the...
    • [Students' Building]

    • 1927
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Students Building, showing the bell and bridge over Walker Avenue, prior to 1927. The cornerstone of the Students Building was laid in 1902. Contributions from students, faculty, and visiting speakers allowed the completion of the three story...
    • [Main Building and Brick Dormitory]

    • 1892
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Photograph of the Main Building circa 1892. The Brick Dormitory can be seen to the right.


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