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    • Oral History Interview with Joe Flora by William Chafe

    • 1974-09-26
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This September 26, 1974, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Joe Flora primarily documents Flora's experiences while a pastor at the First Presbyterian Church of Greensboro in the 1950s and 1960s. Flora discusses many of the...
    • Oral history interview with Joe Mullin, 2008

    • 2008-05-19
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Joe Mullin, originally a native of Missouri, became an integral figure in Greensboro’s religious and civic community, beginning in the 1970s. Mullin attended Westminster College and Louisville Seminary to become a Presbyterian minister. As a...
    • Oral History interview with Teressa Jenkins Lawrence, 2015

    • 2015-3-6
    • WV0577 Teressa Jenkins Lawrence Papers
    • Primarily documents Teressa Jenkins Lawrence's service with the United States Army.

      Lawrence recalls growing up with feelings of insecurity during the time of the Civil Rights Movement, and the strain she felt between herself and her white...
    • Speak Up! This Is America!

    • 1962-11-02
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This November 2, 1962 editorial published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, sends out a call to Guilford College students to speak their mind on issues rather than shying away from controversial topics. The piece also...
    • Oral history interview with Elaine Danforth Harmon, 2006

    • 2006-08-07
    • WV0359 Elaine Danforth Harmon Papers
    • Primarily documents Elaine Danforth Harmon's service with the WASP (Women Airforce Service Pilots) in 1944; and her life after the war, including her involvement in efforts to gain military status for the WASP in the 1970s.

      Harmon recalls...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Paris]

    • 1914-02-07
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Metcalfe may be surprised to get this letter from Paris. Casals' concert [of the 7th] in Berlin had to be postponed, so he put off the one scheduled for the 8th as well. He has been tired and wanted to stay a bit longer - not to rest, as he must...
    • [Editorial from "The Tad"]

    • 1959
    • Tad
    • This editorial, written by the staff of the Guilford College Literary Society and published in their periodical, The Tad, in the Spring of 1959 questioned the policies of the College with respect to the issue of integration. These students offered...
    • [Letter to Governor Moore]

    • 1967-11-03
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This is a photocopy of a letter sent by J.B. Tollison of Asheboro, North Carolina, to Governor Dan K. Moore on November 3, 1967, complaining about the Black Power Forum held at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro November 1-3, 1967....
    • [Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident minutes]

    • 1982-02-17
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • These minutes (two pages) of a February 17, 1982, meeting of the Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident discuss plans for a mass community meeting on March 27 and efforts to bring Representative John Conyers and his House Subcommittee on...
    • Power & Racism

    • 1967-11-01
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This is an unsigned, uncredited pamphlet distributed at the controversial Black Power Forum held November 1-3, 1967 at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). The pamphlet calls for a national organization that addresses the growing...
    • [Correspondence with Dr. Jonas Salk]

    • 1957
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Letter from Dr. Sam Ravenel to Dr. Jonas Salk requesting that Dr. Salk speak at the Greensboro Academy of Medicine annual symposium, and the response.
    • [Letters from Sara Coleman Porter]

    • 1907-1947
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • Included is a 1907 letter to Lily Benbow, with cover, in which Sara speaks of her marriage and early family life. Two 1910 letters to Lily speak of the death and last moments of William Sydney Porter and are on mourning stationery. These letters...
    • [Letters from Shirley Worth Porter]

    • 1934-1937
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • These letters are addressed to Mrs. Harry Thornton in Greensboro. They speak of Shirley's nickname "Shell" and how it was acquired, mutual acquaintances in Greensboro, a description of the original Porter drug store, a sketch made by Shirley Porter...
    • [Letters from William Sydney Porter to daughter Margaret, 1905-1907]

    • 1905-1907
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • These letters were written by William Sydney Porter to daughter Margaret while she attended Belmont College, a finishing school in Nashville, Tennessee. They speak of Margaret being homesick, of her clothes, family matters, her discontent at...
    • [Letters from William Sydney Porter to daughter Margaret, 1907-1910]

    • 1907-1910
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • These letters speak of family matters, holidays, etc. Most are written to Margaret from New York, but several are from Asheville, North Carolina. Margaret's addresses range from her grandmother's house in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Dwight School...
    • [Letters to Ethel Arnett from Porter family members]

    • 1965-1969
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • This folder contains seventeen letters, seventeen covers, and two typed pages of notes dealing with O. Henry, possibly by Mrs. Arnett or possibly sent to her in a letter. These letters are to Mrs. Arnett from members of the Coleman and Porter...


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