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    • Oral history interview with Annie Pozyck, 2005

    • 2005-07-20
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Primarily documents Annie Pozyck's career as a nurse and her service in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) during WWII."

      Pozyck briefly describes her childhood during the Depression, her reasons for becoming a nurse, work as a nurse's assistant, ...
    • Oral history interview with George W. Hamer, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-12-12
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • George W. Hamer (1909-2000) was hired as the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina's (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro) first director of development in 1962 and retired as vice chancellor of development in 1974. He...
    • Oral history interview with Viola Sanders, 2005

    • 2005-06-14
    • WV0323 Viola Brown Sanders Papers
    • Primarily documents Viola Brown Sander's career in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1943 to 1966.

      Sanders discusses the death of her father and her mother's work to provide for the family. She talks...
    • Oral history interview with Irene Rich, 2006

    • 2006-08-09
    • WV0361 Irene M. Rich Papers
    • Primarily documents Irene Meyers Rich's childhood in Anchorage, Alaska; her education at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in the late 1960s and early 1970s; her service with the Army Nurse Corps from 1972 to 1999, including her...
    • Oral history interview with Bernice Heath, 2001

    • 2001-01-20
    • WV0195 Bernice Isabel Heath Papers
    • Documents Bernice Heath's early life, nursing training, service overseas with the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) during World War II, and duties stateside and abroad with the ANC from 1948 to 1964.

      Topics from Heath's early life include nursing...
    • Oral history interview with Amie Modigh, 2010

    • 2010-03-16
    • WV0480 Amie Modigh Oral History
    • Primarily documents Modigh's childhood in Sweden, 29-year career with the Army Nurse Corps as a reservist, and her civilian career in nursing, nurse education and administration.

      Modigh recounts her childhood in Sweden as the daughter of an...
    • Greensboro: Where The Movement Began

    • 1970-06
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this Greensboro Daily News article, Edwin Yoder Jr. reviews Miles Wolff Jr.'s book, Lunch At The Five & 10, about the February 1960 sit-ins at Greensboro's Woolworth store. Yoder begins by discussing the backdrop for the sit-ins, claiming...
    • Few Realized Significance of Sit-in

    • 1980-01-27
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This Greensboro Daily News article, published January 27, 1980, recounts the events of February 1, 1960 when four North Carolina A&T College students staged a sit-in at the Greensboro Woolworth store lunch counter, setting off sit-ins across the...
    • Racial tensions on rise, clergy say

    • 1969-11-18
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This article by Susan Sawyers from the November 18, 1989, Greensboro News & Record, reports on the work of a clergy task force on race relations. The task force included longtime activist Nelson Johnson and Barbara Dua of The University of North...
    • Greensboro: Where The Movement Began

    • 1970-06
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this Greensboro Daily News article, Edwin Yoder Jr. reviews Miles Wolff Jr.'s book, Lunch At The Five & 10, about the February 1960 sit-ins at Greensboro's Woolworth store. Yoder begins by discussing the backdrop for the sit-ins, claiming...
    • [Photo of Julian Bond talking with students]

    • 1968-10-11
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This photograph published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, on October 11, 1968 captures Georgia legislator and civil rights activist Julian Bond speaking with students on campus in an informal, outdoor setting. Bond...
    • [Polio hospital at Overseas Replacement Depot]

    • 1947-11-20
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • November 20, 1947. Order card notes, "Hadaway, Norris. Carolina Theater. Shoot scouts running projector and include as many kids as possible-Make 2 8 x 10 glossies. 1-to N. Hadaway. 1-to Leo Thompson of Boy Scouts." Photos of eight beds scattered...
    • [Polio hospital at Overseas Replacement Depot]

    • 1947-11-20
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • November 20, 1947. Order card notes, "Hadaway, Norris. Carolina Theater. Shoot scouts running projector and include as many kids as possible-Make 2 8 x 10 glossies. 1-to N. Hadaway. 1-to Leo Thompson of Boy Scouts." Photos of eight beds scattered...
    • [Polio hospital at Overseas Replacement Depot]

    • 1947-11-20
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • November 20, 1947. Order card notes, "Hadaway, Norris. Carolina Theater. Shoot scouts running projector and include as many kids as possible-Make 2 8 x 10 glossies. 1-to N. Hadaway. 1-to Leo Thompson of Boy Scouts." Photos of eight beds scattered...
    • Anna Gove correspondence, 1913-1914 [Anna Maria Gove Collection]

    • 1913-1914
    • MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952
    • Correspondence between Dr. Anna Gove and her family, friends, colleagues, and patients. Topics include setting Maria Gove's affairs, family news, patient updates and medical reports, and handling of the Gove family properties and bills.
    • [RAF Band Visits Post]

    • 1943-1946
    • Mss. Coll. 95 Paul Younts Papers
    • Members of the RAF Band relax in a social setting in Greensboro.
    • [Camouflage Training]

    • 1943-1946
    • Photo Collection -- Jerry DeFelice
    • Men setting up camouflage netting as part of a training exercise at Basic Training Center 10.
    • [Women in an office ]

    • 1890-1910
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • Three women seated in an office setting.

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