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    • Oral history interview with Lunary Love, circa 2000

    • 2000
    • WV0162 Lunary Love Oral History
    • Primarily documents Lunary Love's career as a nurse and her experiences as a nurse in the Women in the Air Force (WAF) in the 1950s.

      Topics on her pre-service life include her memories of World War II and her uncle's military service and...
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy Ahlswede Baker, 2007

    • 2007-02-21
    • WV0385 Dorothy Baker Papers
    • Primarily documents Dorothy A. Baker's nurse's training and service with the Army Nurse Corps from 1945 to 1947.

      Baker describes her childhood, including her German ancestry and being raised by her grandparents in Wisconsin. She discusses...
    • Oral history interviw with Suzanne Rogers Bush

    • 1995-05-13
    • MSS254 Gail McDonald Oral History Collection
    • Suzanne Rodgers Bush (1933-2011) graduated from Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina, now UNC Greensboro, in 1955, with a degree in English. While at the college, she was a member of the Coraddi literary magazine staff and...
    • Oral history interview with Laura Goldin Hirsch, 2011 [text/print transcript]

    • 2011-04-08
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Laura Goldin Hirsch (1939- ) graduated in 1961 from Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Hirsch discusses being born in Greensboro, North Carolina and her family moving about...
    • Oral history interview with Peggy Whalen-Levitt, 1991 [text/print transcript]

    • 1991-05-21
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project;
    • Peggy Whalen-Levitt (1946- ) graduated in 1968 with a degree in English from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). She also has a Master of Library Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a PhD from the...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Ward McCaffrey, 2013

    • 2013-11-02
    • WV0555 Mary Ward McCaffrey Papers
    • Primarily documents the life of Mary Ward McCaffrey and her time in the United States Navy.

      McCaffrey discusses her childhood and growing up in the Boston, Massachusetts area, the multiple military members in her family, and her decision to...
    • Oral history interviw with Robert and Betty Watson

    • 1995-04-13
    • MSS254 Gail McDonald Oral History Collection
    • Robert Winthrop Watson (1925-2012) received a Bachelor of Arts with honors in economics (1946) from Williams College; studied art history (1946-1947) at the University of Zurich, Switzerland; and received a Master’s (1950) and a PhD (1954) in...
    • [Letter from Charles McIver to parent of student about typhoid epidemic]

    • 1899-11-14
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • A letter from the President of the State Normal and Industrial College to Thomas Dickens concerning the illness of his daughter, Esther W. Dickens. McIver writes that Esther is "not improving so rapidly as we had reason to suppose she would."...
    • Greensboro Blacks Supported Sit-Ins

    • 1980-01
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this Greensboro Daily News article, staff writer Lindsey Gruson discusses the motivations behind, and effect of, the Greensboro Woolworth store sit-ins of 1960 that set off nonviolent protests across the U.S. Gruson writes that sit-in...
    • [Letter from Richard G. Apple to Chancellor Singletary]

    • 1963-03-28
    • UA2.7 Otis Arnold Singletary Records, 1961-1966
    • In this March 28, 1963 letter to Chancellor Otis Singletary of the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC), Richard G. Apple informs the chancellor of his decision not to his decision not to desegregate his restaurant, located...
    • Fond Memories and Praise for "Dean Gibbs"

    • 1979-04-08
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this April 8, 1979 Greensboro Daily News article, Greg Lewis reports on a celebration in honor of Dr. Warmoth Gibbs, former North Carolina A&T State University (A&T) president, on his eighty-seventh birthday. Gibbs was president of A&T at the...
    • Police Near Scene Not Told Klan Was Approaching

    • 1979-11-04
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • In this November 4, 1979, article from the Greensboro Daily News, staff writer Charles Babington reports that Greensboro police were unaware that armed men were approaching the November 3, 1979, "Death to the Klan" rally, at which five members if...
    • [Letters to Lyndon Swaim]

    • 1839-1845
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • Lyndon Swaim followed William Swaim as editor of the "Greensboro Patriot" (1839-1854). He had been apprenticed under William. In 1842, he married the widowed Mrs. William Swaim and became stepfather to Mary Jane Virginia Swaim Porter, William...

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