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    • Oral history interview with Henrietta Stevenson Ingram, 1999

    • 1999-02-03
    • WV0030 Henrietta Stevenson Ingram Papers
    • Primarily documents Henrietta Stevenson Ingram's military service with the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1943 to 1944; her career in allied medical professions after the war; and her experiences with racism during both time periods.

    • Oral History interview with Linda Caulder Smith, 2015

    • 2015-03-11
    • WV0578 Linda Caulder Smith Papers
    • Primarily documents the life of Linda Caulder Smith and her service with the United States Air Force.

      Smith recalls her childhood in North Carolina, helping out on her grandfather's farm, and her desire to get away and do something bigger...
    • Oral history interview with Ruth Petker

    • 1999-12-01
    • WV0125 Ruth Kent Petker Papers
    • Primarily documents Ruth Kent Petker's service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1943 to 1945.

      Petker chiefly discusses airplane mechanics training in Norman, Oklahoma, and her service at...
    • Oral History Interview with Robert Ford by William Chafe

    • 1977-06-17
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This June 17, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Robert Ford documents Ford's work for equality in employment and education through the American Friends Service Committee in Greensboro, North Carolina. Ford recalls hiring...
    • Barber Shop Forum

    • 1967-10-27
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This October 27, 1967 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on the progress at the second meeting hosted at Guilford College regarding the racial discrimination against potential "Negro" customers at...
    • [Soda Shop]

    • 1949
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Students pictured sitting on the stairs in front of the Soda Shop located on College Avenue in 1949.
    • Two bucked customs before sit-ins

    • 1985-02-01
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this February 1, 1985 article published in Greensboro News & Record, staff writer Jim Schlosser reports on one of two downtown Greensboro businesses that were already integrated before the 1960 Woolworth lunch counter sit-ins. White entrepreneur...
    • [Barber Shop Scene]

    • 1940
    • Photo Collection -- Art Shop
    • Men and boys receive haircuts inside a barber shop.
    • [Program for Boston Theatre, "Rip Van Winkle"]

    • 1867-03-30
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Clipping of the cast list from the Boston Theatre program of 'Rip Van Winkle' performed on March 30, 1867. Two other pieces were also performed as a part of this evening's entertainment: 'Bull in a China Shop' and 'Persecuted Dutchman!' Cast lists...
    • [Students walking along College Ave]

    • 1960
    • UA103 Negatives Collection
    • This 1960 photograph shows students walking on the sidewalk along College Avenue next to the Soda Shop. College Avenue was designed in the early 1900s by landscape architect Warren Henry Manning to be the central artery of the campus. It was...
    • [Students at Soda Shop, 1955]

    • 1955
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Several students sit at the counter of a soda shop eating and drinking. (Soda Shop Scene 1955)
    • Oral history interview with Lucy Phillips Pugh, 1999

    • 1999-05-06
    • WV0074 Lucy Phillips Pugh Papers
    • Primarily documents Lucy Pugh's early life and her service with the Coast Guard SPARS (from Semper Paratus-Always Ready) during World War II.

      Pugh discusses her life before the war, including her father's general store; playing...
    • [Capentry shop at Vick Chemical]

    • 1952-07-09
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • "Doc" Wray in carpentry shop at the Milton Street Vick Chemical Company plant.
    • [Wicker and Rierson welding shop]

    • 1927
    • Mss. Coll. 55 Richardson-Vicks Collection
    • The shop located at 236 South Davie Street in 1927. This building previously housed the first Vicks factory.
    • [Wicker and Rierson welding shop]

    • 1927
    • Mss. Coll. 55 Richardson-Vicks Collection
    • The shop located at 236 South Davie Street in 1927. This building previously housed the first Vicks factory.
    • [Cone Mills Printing Shop]

    • 1947
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Two female workers fold inserts in the print shop as a male co-worker looks on.


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