Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:

Narrow your search by:

You've searched: All Collections

  • Description: terms
(33 results)

Display: 20

    • Oral History Interview with Dr. John Tarpley by William Chafe

    • 1975
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of an oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1975 with Dr. John Tarpley primarily documents Dr. Tarpley's memories as the principal of Dudley High School and aiding in the creation of the Hayes-Taylor YMCA in...
    • Oral history interview with Wade Phillps, 2010

    • 2010-01-20
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Wade Phillips was born in Greensboro, North Carolina where he has spent most of his life. Phillips describes his childhood in the city, noting the difficulties caused by the Great Depression. He also discusses his father’s career with Woman’s...
    • Oral history interview with Arnold Task by Kathleen Hoke

    • 1989-01-25
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a January 25, 1989, oral history interview conducted by Kathleen Hoke with Arnold Task, Task recalls his involvement in the Citizens Review Committee that investigated the 1979 Ku Klux Klan/Communist Workers Party shooting,...
    • [Letter from Royall and Borden to Charles McIver]

    • 1899-12-29
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • This letter from Royall and Borden Furniture Company to Charles McIver outlines terms from the Company to purchase used beds from the college in exchange for the college's agreement to purchase new ones.
    • Oral history interview with Irene Parsons, 2005

    • 2005-08-02
    • WV0311 Irene Parsons Papers
    • Primarily documents Irene Adelaide Parsons' service in the U.S. Coast Guard SPARS from 1943 to 1946, and her thirty years of service with the Veterans Administration.

      Parsons discusses her education at Brevard College and Woman's College,...
    • [Letter from Annie Pozyck to her parents, 1945]

    • 1945-08-14
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Pozyck wonders what will be the final outcome of the war, and hopes that the United State's terms will be accepted. She is currently the only nurse in her ward.
    • Oral history interviw with Robert and Betty Watson

    • 1995-04-13
    • MSS254 Gail McDonald Oral History Collection
    • Robert Winthrop Watson (1925-2012) received a Bachelor of Arts with honors in economics (1946) from Williams College; studied art history (1946-1947) at the University of Zurich, Switzerland; and received a Master’s (1950) and a PhD (1954) in...
    • General correspondence applications A 1903 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1903
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Documents and letters primarily written to and by Dr. Charles McIver. Topics include the shipment and delivery of pictures, comparing schedules, travel arrangements, the ability or inability of former students to return and continue their studies,...
    • Gillespie Defenders!

    • 1969-05-02
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This May 2, 1969 editorial published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, highlights the paternalism of a local slumlord and the support of such by Guilford Board of Trustees chair, Robert Frazier. The editorial questions...
    • The Quaker, 1967

    • 1967
    • The Quaker (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • The 1967 Guilford College yearbook, The Quaker, shows increased faculty diversity. Added to the faculty were Dr. Surindar S. Suri and James C. McMillian, McMillian being the first African American male instructor. This yearbook also highlights...
    • Wage Problems Discussed

    • 1968-10-18
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this October 18, 1968 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, writer Craig Chapman reports on wage issues for non-professional employees at the college which were largely African American, thus framing the...
    • Woolworth's reconsidered after 30 years

    • 1990-01-28
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This article by William D. Snider, former editor of the Greensboro News & Record, appeared January 28, 1990, in observance of the thirtieth anniversary of the 1960 Greensboro sit-ins. Snider cites William H. Chafe's book Civilities and Civil Rights...
    • [Letter from attorney Lewis Pitts to Charles Davis]

    • 1982-05-15
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This May 15, 1982 letter from Lewis Pitts and Gayle Korotkin to Charles Davis proposed that representatives of the Greensboro Concerned Citizen's group attempt to inspect the records of past grand juries empaneled in Greensboro in terms of racial...
    • Silent South: Part Three

    • 1961-02-03
    • Collegian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 3, 1961 op-ed article by Carolee Wood was the third of a three part series published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian. In this article, Wood concludes the series by describing where the country was in terms...
    • Time and Trouble

    • 1960-02-06
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 6, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-4. This article is an editorial piece about expense of the sit-in protests in terms of time and law enforcement being placed in the Woolworth store. It...
    • Only Two Alternatives

    • 1960-02-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. This editorial supports the rights of private business but makes note that the companies with segregated lunch counters have few options in...
    • Statement to the North Carolina Advisory Commission on Civil Rights

    • 1980-02-26
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • This February 26, 1980 statement by the Communist Workers Party (CWP) to the North Carolina Advisory Committee on Civil Rights, frames the November 3, 1979, Greensboro Massacre, in terms of civil rights. The statement outlines the work of the CWP...
    • Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital - name

    • 1985-05-02
    • Cone 10079 Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital Collection, 1908-2003 and undated
    • A document explaining the terms that the Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital is under in regards to its name and its Trust Fund.
    • The Constitution of the Adelphian Literary Society

    • 1893
    • Classed Archives/Beyond Books and Buildings (Digital Exhibit)
    • The Constitution of the Adelphian Literary Society was a student group of the State Normal and Industrial School. The purpose of the society was "to cultivate our power of thoughts and expression, to add dignity to our character, to aid in the...


Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search