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    • Oral history interview with Paulette “Pat” Smith Sweeney, 2013

    • 2013-10-29
    • WV0553 Paulette "Pat" Sweeney Papers
    • Primarily documents the adolescence of Paulette "Pat" Sweeney and her service with the American Red Cross. Sweeney discusses her adolescence in Cary, North Carolina, her strong desire from an early age to travel, the education she received from...
    • Oral history interview with Sol Jacobs by William Link

    • 1986-12-09
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 9, 1986, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Sol Jacobs, Jacobs recalls race relations in Jim Crow Greensboro in the 1950s and the general sentiment of people concerning desegregation. He describes...
    • Oral history interview with Judith Bullock Nisbet, 1999

    • 1999-03-22
    • WV0056 Judith Bullock Nisbet Collection, 1942-1943
    • Primarily documents Judith Bullock Nisbet's early life; time at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro); and service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Emergency Service...
    • Oral history interview with Annis Weir, 2000

    • 2000-02-11
    • WV0148 Annis Glendon Weir Papers
    • Primarily documents Annis Glendon Weir's early life and nurses' training; her experiences in the Navy Nurse Corps from 1945 to 1946; and her life after World War II.

      Weir discusses nurses' training at St. Francis Hospital in New Jersey,...
    • Oral history interview with Alan Cone, 2008

    • 2008-03-25
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Alan Cone, born in Greensboro, North Carolina, has been an integral figure in the city’s development. After attending the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and serving in the Navy, Cone went to work for his family’s apparel business,...
    • 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...
    • [Faculty Minutes]

    • 1955-09-17
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • This minute from the September 17, 1955 Guilford College Faculty Meeting describes Professor of Philosophy Gordon Lovejoy's statement about the social change which the South was experiencing and the motivations of those who wished to positively...
    • Oral History Interview with Lewis A. Brandon III by Justin Payne

    • 2009-02-26
    • Oral History Collection [Brock Museum, Greensboro College]
    • This oral history interview was conducted with Lewis A. Brandon, III on February, 26, 2009 by Greensboro College senior, Justin Payne. The interview covers Brandon's background and his time as a teacher at the J.C. Price School, an historically...
    • Woolworth serves up anniversary breakfast

    • 1980-02-01
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this February 1, 1980 Greensboro Record article, Jo Spivey reports on a breakfast served at the Woolworth store lunch counter on the twentieth anniversary of the sit-ins. Jibreel Khazan (Ezell Blair, Jr.), David Richmond, Joseph McNeil, and...
    • Political gains, but not power

    • 1987-12
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This late 1987 article by Kimberly McLarin of the Greensboro News & Record was the third in a December, 1987, four-part series on race relations in Greensboro (entitled "Two Worlds: Black & White") and focuses both on positive changes and aspects...
    • HEW PRESSES UNC

    • 1970-02-11
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 11, 1970, article by Melanie Bassett, copy editor of The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), discusses the university's response to pressure from the United States Department of...
    • [Notes on Neo-Black Society membership]

    • 1973-06
    • UA51.21 Neo-Black Society Records, 1969-2013
    • These notes drafted by UNCG Dean of Students, James H. Allen, reflect a phone conversation her had with a student (presumably white) who had recently joined the Neo-Black Society and had a positive experience. The student was being asked to relay...
    • Re: Desegregation

    • 1954
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This handwritten note or essay appears to have been written around 1954 regarding Greensboro Public School Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith's response to theBrown v. Board of Education decision. The note is positive and praises Smith's actions....
    • Taking stock of Greensboro's possessions

    • 1955
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This three-page essay or speech, possibly written for newspaper publication or presented at an event, details Greensboro's positive characteristics. Listed are: religious tolerance, interracial cooperation, governmental efficiency, business...
    • New Scholarship Offered to Vietnamese Students

    • 1959-04-10
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This April 10, 1959 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, announces the creation of a scholarship fund to aid Vietnamese students studying in the United States so that they might bring valuable skills back to their...
    • Oral history interview with Charles Hassell, 2011

    • 2011-07-10
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Charles Hassell was born in 1932 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Hassell recounts his early fascination with science and medicine, as well as his determination to become a physician. He describes his academic career at Davidson College and the...

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