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    • [Letter from Francis J. Lewis to Robert Frazier]

    • 1969-09-26
    • MS528 Robert Frazier Papers
    • This September 26, 1969 letter from a Guilford College parent expresses concern over Robert Frazier's withdrawal from the college's Board of Trustees. Mrs. Lewis writes of her decision to not let her 17 year old daughter attend Guilford because of...
    • [Letter from white supremacist to Benjamin L. Smith]

    • 1956-08
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This one-page letter from an unidentified white supremacist to Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith, dated August 1956 and postmarked in Asheville, attacks Smith for the desegregation of the Greensboro Public School System. The writer repeatedly refers...
    • Non-violent Silent Vigil to Protest the Killings in Greensboro

    • 1979-11
    • UA.29.02.0130 Sydney Nathans Papers
    • This flyer announces a silent vigil to be held November 7, 1979 in Chapel Hill, Raleigh, and Durham, to protest the murder of five Communist Workers Party members at a Death to the Klan march in Greensboro on November 3, 1979. The vigil was...
    • [Statement on the shootings]

    • 1979
    • UA.29.02.0130 Sydney Nathans Papers
    • This undated statement expresses "outrage and sorrow" over the deaths of the five Communist Workers Party members killed in Greensboro at the November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march. The statement criticizes the Greensboro police, the media...
    • [Letter of Support from George Watts Hill to Chancellor James Ferguson]

    • 1967-11-17
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This letter, dated November 17, 1967, from George Watts Hill of Durham to University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson congratulates Ferguson on his published comments on the recent Black Power Forum at...
    • Oral history interview with Roy Millikin by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-06-07
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a June 7, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Roy Millikin, Millikin recalls his experience on the Greensboro City Council in the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the various issues they confronted. He...
    • ["War is Over"]

    • 1945-1946
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • A copy of the Greensboro Daily News that states the war is over. This headline refers to end of WWI on November 11, 1918.
    • [Letters from William Sydney Porter to Sara Coleman Porter]

    • 1905-1908
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • This folder consists of three photostatic and two typescript copies of letters William Sydney Porter wrote to Sara Coleman before they were married. The July 15 letter is in response to Sara's contact with Porter and the other item is urging Sara...
    • Busby's nightclub membership application

    • 1985
    • CC021 David Gwynn [Personal collection]
    • Membership application from Busby's nightclub, originally located in 2507 High Point Road (now West Gate City Boulevard), and later at 330 Bellemeade Street in Greensboro, N.C. Note that the ownserhip refers to ""Tippy's Taco House,"" suggesting...
    • Unidentified Graduation Address [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • Undated
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • A commencement speech of unknown origin and date, but most likely given to the State Normal and Industrial College by a visiting scholar or by Dr. Charles Duncan McIver to some other all-female institute in North Carolina. The author states, ?ǣI...
    • [Letter from Lynn Garber to Catherine Katopes, circa 1943]

    • 1942
    • WV0122 Catherine G. Katopes Papers
    • Katopes' friend Lynn Garber describes her current WAC experiences, including her job in medical supply, and possible transfer to another department. She refers to her post as a "civilian setup," notes her dislike of the civilians, and claims her...
    • [Letter from Governor Paul Laxalt to Lee Wilson, 1969]

    • 1969-05-23
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • A one-page typed letter from Nevada Governor Paul Laxalt to Lee Wilson, congratulating her on her military service in Vietnam, and offering her assistance in beginning her career. Laxalt mistakenly refers to Wilson as a man; he later sent a letter...


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