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    • Oral history interview with Aimee "Sarris" Corning

    • 2010-02-02
    • WV0451 Aimee "Sarris" Corning Oral History
    • Amy Corning's tells of her early life, marriage, ROTC education, and service in the United States Air Force as a logistics and transportation officer, operations commander, and ROTC instructor from 1984-2006.

      Corning primarily documents her...
    • Streamline Moderne: Speeding into the future!

    • 2018
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • The Streamline Moderne architectural style sprang out of American culture in the late 1920s, influenced by a wide range of trends from Hollywood, machine design, advertising, consumer engineering, science fiction, and technological advances in...
    • Oral history interview with Marjorie Suggs Edwards, 2000

    • 2000-06-26
    • WV0177 Marjorie Randolph Suggs Edwards Papers
    • Documents Marjorie R. Suggs Edwards's early life; military service during World War II; and her personal life and career after the war.

      Edwards describes her childhood in an immigrant section of Passaic, New Jersey. She discusses in detail...
    • Oral history interview with Hilda Burton Fountain, 2006 [text/print transcript]

    • 2006-09-15
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Hilda Burton Fountain (1908-2012) graduated in 1929 from the North Carolina College for Women, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She worked as a substitute teacher, social worker, and for the North Carolina Welfare Department. ...
    • 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 Jean Holdridge Reeves to parents, 1945]

    • 1945-10-09
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Reeves has had several trips to Manila to see Tom, who's imminent departure for Japan has been delayed. She mentions hearing a rebroadcast of the 6th World Series game, transportation problems in their area of the Pacific, a new wonder drug called...
    • Oral History Interview with David Richmond by William Chafe

    • 1975
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of a oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1975 with David Richmond primarily documents Richmond's participation in the sit-in movement in Greensboro, North Carolina, during the 1960s. Richmond recalls early...
    • Annual report 1972-1974 : Greensboro urban area transportation study

    • 1974
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This annual report provides a summary of many aspects of transportation within Greensboro from 1972 to 1974. Such aspects include data on hazardous thoroughfare intersections, airport operations, traffic flows in downtown, the effects of changes...
    • Annual report 1976: Greensboro urban area transportation study

    • 1977-04-24
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This annual report provides a summary of aspects of transportation within Greensboro in 1976. Included are revisions to the thoroughfare plan and a chart of capital impovement projects. ()
    • Annual report 1975: Urban area transportation study

    • 1976-12-26
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This annual report provides a summary of many aspects of transportation within Thomasville, High Point, Jamestown, and Archdale in 1975. Such aspects include the thoroughfare plan, High Point transit, zoning and land use changes, and traffic...
    • Ministers Forum Supports Strike by Blind Workers

    • 1970-11-19
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this November 19, 1970 Greensboro Daily News article, W. K. Lee Jr. reports on the Greensboro Ministers Pulpit Forum's support of the workers strike at Industries of the Blind due to poor conditions at the factory where "workers are subjected to...
    • Oral history interview with George Evans by William Link

    • 1989-11-03
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a November 3, 1989, oral history interview conducted by William Link with George Evans, Evans describes Greensboro during the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s, especially segregation in medical and transportation facilities. He also...
    • Planning notes [Number 47, 4 March 1966]

    • 1966-03-04
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Report titled “Can Mass Transportation Be Taken For Granted?” by Harold M. Raynor of the Traffic Engineer Department. Includes illustrated plans for possible transportation renovations in downtown Greensboro a highlight of which was a...
    • Thoroughfare plan Greensboro, North Carolina

    • 1965-11
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report presents a detailed description of transportation corridors and traffic volumes within Greensboro in 1960 and makes forecasts for traffic volumes for 1980. The report describes the impact of increased population, commercial and...
    • Oral history interview with Joanne Brantley Craft, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-09-05
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Joanne Craft (1929- ) graduated from the Woman's College of The University of North Carolina in 1950 (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro or UNCG). She was a secretarial administration major and attended Curry School on campus. ...
    • Oral history interview with Martha M. Boger, 1999

    • 1999-02-05
    • WV0032 Martha Boger Papers
    • Documents Martha Boger's attendance at Woman's College during the Depression, her Women's Army Corps (WAC) basic training in 1945; and her experiences as a physical therapist in the Army Medical Specialist Corps for the following twenty years....
    • Oral history interview with Ann Henning Moore, 1999

    • 1999-07-11
    • WV0102 Ann Henning Moore Papers
    • Primarily documents Mary Ann Henning Moore's education at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now University of North Carolina at Greensboro) from 1941 until 1944 and her service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for...
    • Oral history interview with Anita Keller, 2000

    • 2000-01-11
    • WV0140 Anita M. Keller Papers
    • Primarily documents Anita May Keller's life in Washington, D.C.; her experiences in the Air Transport Command and Signal Corps during World War II; and her thoughts on the Vietnam War.

      Keller describes her enjoyment of high school; the...
    • Thoroughfare plan for Greensboro

    • 1954-04-26
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • The report provides a summary of Greensboro’s major municipal streets needing major repair and or improvements. The report proposes the construction of a new loop transportation system to handle increased traffic volume.
    • Thoroughfares for Greensboro

    • 1948
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • This report details the need for a comprehensive plan to address present and anticipated issues regarding transportation throughout the city of Greensboro. The report details areas of high volume, drive times, and the effects of increased...


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