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  • Description: suits
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    • Oral history interview with Joan Lyle, 2007

    • 2007-05-01
    • WV0396 Joan Lyle Oral History
    • Primarily documents Joan Lyle's service in the WASP [Women Airforce Service Pilots] during WWII and her subsequent work as a pilot.

      Lyle briefly discusses her childhood spent in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She discusses taking flight lessons...
    • 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...
    • Oral history interview with Gretchen C. Davis, 1999

    • 1999-06-25
    • WV0098 Gretchen C. Davis Collection, 1973-1993, 1999
    • Primarily documents Gretchen Davis's experiences at the Woman's College (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro) and in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) and U.S. Army from 1973 to 1993.


      Davis details her parents' education and...
    • Whites: "I Wasn't Prejudiced Before"

    • 1974-04-14
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In response to a March 8, 1974 racial disturbance at recently-integrated Grimsley High School in Greensboro, this unidentified Greensboro News & Record reporter interviewed white students for their perspectives on race relations at the school. The...
    • [Letter from Dorothy Avery to Eunice, 1943]

    • 1943-05-28
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Avery describes a graduation parade and the graduates' nice uniforms, their class' misfitting zoot suits, her cleaning activities, taking frequent showers because of the heat and dust, starting on flight line the following day, and worrying about...
    • [Men in Suits, 1967]

    • 1967
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Four men in suits wait by the entrance of a building. (Caption on back: PN 1967 p.33)
    • [Five WASPs in work suits, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Dorothy Avery (bottom left) and four other WASPs in "zoot suits" pose together outside a barracks at Avenger Field, Texas, circa 1943.
    • [Air force party in Korat, Thailand, circa 1969]

    • 1969
    • WV0230 Charlotte Holder Clinger Papers
    • Charlotte Holder Clinger (center) and servicemen Major Ted Beresford (right) and Arden Blalock party with the Batcat crews (553rd Recon Wing) in Korat, Thailand, in 1969. Clinger and Beresford wear their air force party suits, bright colored flight...
    • [SPARs in exercise suits at Palm Beach, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0329 Bonnie James Baxter Papers
    • Bonnie James Baxter (left) and three other SPARs pose in their exercise suits in Palm Beach, Florida, in summer 1944. The women hold various items including a large wooden box.
    • Oral History Interview with John Foster by William Chafe

    • 1973-02-19
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This February 19, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with John Foster primarily documents Foster's recollections of school desegregation when he served as chairman of the Greensboro Board of Education, particularly the decision...
    • [People in swimming pool]

    • 1947
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Taken for the Red Cross at 1300 Gorrell St. African Americans practicing emergency techniques in the water; bathing caps; swim suits; life savers.
    • [American Red Cross group]

    • 1948-02-27
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • February 27, 1948. 10:30 a.m. American Red Cross. Photo of six women, four standing two sitting, all looking at book on desk. All wearing dress or dress suits. Three women standing wearing hats. Older woman standing also wearing hat.
    • [Greensboro centennial parade]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • A parade through downtown Greensboro. Spectators line the streets as men in suits with sashes march down the street.
    • [Proximity men for the parade]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • Some of the men of the Proximity mills pose in their suits as they prepare for the Greensboro centennial parade.
    • [Proximity men for the parade]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • Some of the men of the Proximity mills pose in their suits as they prepare for the Greensboro centennial parade.
    • [Proximity men for the parade]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • Some of the men of the Proximity mills pose in their suits as they prepare for the Greensboro centennial parade.
    • [Proximity parade float]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • The Proximity mill float makes its way down the street with male mill workers dressed in suits walking behind the cart in the Greensboro centennial parade.
    • [Proximity parade float]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • The Proximity mill parade float makes its way down the street with male mill workers dressed in suits walking behind the cart in the Greensboro centennial parade.
    • [Proximity parade float]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • The Proximity mill parade float makes its way down the street with male mill workers dressed in suits walking behind the cart in the Greensboro centennial parade. Young boys watch the parade from the sidewalk.
    • [Male parade participants]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • Male parade participants in the Greensboro centennial parade pose in front of a house. Some are in suits and others are dressed as natives.

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