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    • Oral history interview with Claudia Butler Geniton, 2011

    • 2011-03-25
    • WV0511 Claudia Butler Geniton Papers
    • Claudia Butler Geniton speaks of her early life and military service (both active duty and reservist duty).

      Geniton notes her duties in both the Vietnam War and Gulf War and the time between. She mentions diverse duties and training, such as...
    • Oral history interview with Franklin and Jennie Parker by William Link

    • 1987-03-26
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a March 26, 1987, interview conducted by William Link with Franklin and Jennie Parker, the Parkers recall anecdotes of their lives that trace the path of desegregation. They discuss politics in Greensboro, how they were...
    • Oral history interview with Jim Schlosser by Kathleen Hoke

    • 1990-01-30
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a January 30, 1990, oral history interview conducted by Kathleen Hoke with Jim Schlosser, Schlosser primarily discusses the segregated racial climate he experienced growing up in Greensboro, North Carolina, and later during...
    • Oral History Interview with Walter Johnson Jr. by William Chafe

    • 1978
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1978 with Walter Johnson Jr. primarily documents Johnson's membership on the Greensboro school board in the 1970s. Topics include the 1971 integration of schools and controversy...
    • Oral History Interview with Lewis Dowdy by William Chafe

    • 1975-01-21
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This January 21, 1975, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Lewis Dowdy primarily covers Dowdy's tenure at North Carolina A&T and membership in the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce in the sixties. Topics related to A&T include his...
    • Oral history interview with Vance H. Chavis by William Link

    • 1988-12-06
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 7, 1988, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Vance H. Chavis, Chavis discusses the role of teachers in the black community, and Dudley High School, and the discrepancy between white and black...
    • Oral history interview with Marvin Sykes by Kathleen Hoke

    • 1990-02-12
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a February 12, 1990, oral history interview conducted by Kathleen Hoke with Marvin Sykes, Sykes describes the Woolworth's sit-in of February 1, 1960, from his perspective as a reporter covering the story, including his...
    • Quakerism and Partisan Politics [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • Undated
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains one handwritten, undated essay titled "Quakerism and Partisan Politics." The essay argues for the importance of Friends involving themselves in politics without getting caught up in partisan loyalties or divides. The...
    • Oral history interview with Patricia Keegan DeLaney, 2001

    • 2001-05-01
    • WV0209 Patricia Keegan Delaney Papers
    • Primarily documents Patricia Keegan DeLaney's service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1942 to 1945.

      DeLaney briefly mentions the affects of the Depression, and her brother's service in the...
    • [Letter from Jamie Marshall to her Husband, 26 February 1944]

    • 1944-02-26
    • WV0206 Jamie Marshall Papers
    • Marshall discusses news of U.S. politics, including her fears about passage of a tax bill, the possibility that Roosevelt would not get re-elected, and the feeling among enlisted personnel that politicians are to blame for the war continuing. ...
    • Oral History Interview with Vance Chavis by William Chafe

    • 1973-05-20
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This May 20, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Vance Chavis primarily documents Chavis' efforts to fight segregation in Greensboro schools, especially while teaching at Dudley High School and serving on the Greensboro...
    • Oral history interview with Joe Mitchell by William Link

    • 1989-09-27
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a September 27, 1989, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Joe Mitchell, Mitchell discusses his childhood and education, and describes race relations in Northampton County. He characterized the national and...
    • Oral history interview with Jane Tucker Mitchell, 2004,[text/print transcript]

    • 2004-08-18
    • MSS264 Patricia Fairfield-Artman Oral History Collection
    • Jane Tucker Mitchell (1931- ) graduated from Mary Baldwin College in 1953 and received her master’s degree in 1955 from George Washington University. In 1958, Mitchell joined the faculty of Woman’s College, now The University of North Carolina...
    • Elam Discusses Racism

    • 1969-10-24
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This October 24, 1969 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on a campus leadership seminar featuring Greensboro mayor Jack Elam, who spoke frankly on various aspects of race relations in Greensboro...
    • 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...
    • Forum: Students Blast Community

    • 1968-12-06
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This December 6, 1968, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) reports on a "Concerns of Youth" forum held in Greensboro. Among the topics discussed were the lack of corporate...
    • 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...

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