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    • Oral history interview with Helen Black, 2002

    • 2002-01-23
    • WV0270 Helen Doyle Black Oral History
    • Primarily documents Helen Dorothy Doyle Black's service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1942 to 1946.


      Black briefly discusses her early life, her father and uncle's service as seamen in WWI,...
    • Oral history interview with Chester "Trip" Brown, Jr., 2015

    • 2015-07-31
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Chester “Trip” Brown, Jr. (1940 - present) is a prominent business owner and has been a member of the Greensboro Rotary Club, since February 1, 1989. Brown’s family moved to Greensboro from Asheville, North Carolina, when he was nine years...
    • Oral history interview with Ethel LeBlanc Palma, 1999

    • 1999-11-22
    • WV0022 Ethel LeBlanc Palma Papers
    • Documents Ethel LeBlanc Palma's early life; her work as a Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) recruiter stateside and a foreign mail censorer in the Pacific during World War II; and her personal life after the war.

      Prominent pre-war topics...
    • Oral History Interview with Cleo McCoy by William Chafe

    • 1977-09-06
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of a September 6, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Cleo McCoy primarily documents McCoy's experiences at North Carolina A&T State University during the 1950s and 1960s. He discusses veterans attending A&T...
    • Oral history interview with Shirley F. John, 2002

    • 2002-02-01
    • WV0248 Shirley F. John Papers
    • Interview primarily documents Shirley Ferren John's service in the USMC (United States Marine Corps) from 1953 to 1955.

      John discusses her reasons for joining the Marines; her family's reaction to her enlistment; segregation; the cap on...
    • Oral history interview with Lunary Love, circa 2000

    • 2000
    • WV0162 Lunary Love Oral History
    • Primarily documents Lunary Love's career as a nurse and her experiences as a nurse in the Women in the Air Force (WAF) in the 1950s.

      Topics on her pre-service life include her memories of World War II and her uncle's military service and...
    • Uncle Walt (Walt Mason), the poet philosopher [binding]

    • 1910
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Deep yellowish-brown (C75) cloth; pictorial cover of Uncle Walt leaning back in chair, surrounded by three men listening, in black, pale yellow and reserved brown, title in black outlined orange letters, signed “B”, i.e. Will Bradley; spine...
    • Nephew's radical bent surprises Lincoln deputy

    • 1979-11-06
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • In this November 6, 1979 article, Jim Schlosser of the Greensboro Record interviews the uncle of Billy Joe Franklin, a suspect in the shooting of five members of the Communist Workers Party (CWP) at an anti-Klan rally in Greensboro on November 3,...
    • [DAR scrapbook, 1943]

    • 1943
    • DAR Scrapbooks Collection
    • This scrapbook contains hundreds of clippings from the Greensboro Daily News and the Greensboro Record that were notices of enlistments, graduations, promotions, transfers, casualties, furloughs, everyday life and entertainment in war times,...
    • [Man driving a wagon]

    • 1890-1910
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • "Uncle" Joe Raleigh drives a wagon.
    • [Man driving a wagon]

    • 1890-1910
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • "Uncle" Joe Raleigh driving a wagon.
    • [Seidenberg & Co. parade float]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • The Seidenberg & Co. float for the Greensboro centennial parade. The float advertises Cubanola cigars for five cents. Aboard the float three women, a man dressed as Uncle Sam and an over-sized cigar prop.
    • [Seidenberg & Co. parade float]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • The Seidenberg & Co. float for the Greensboro centennial parade. The float advertises Cubanola cigars for five cents. Aboard the float three women, a man dressed as Uncle Sam and an over-sized cigar prop.
    • [Seidenberg & Co. parade float]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • The Seidenberg & Co. float for the Greensboro centennial parade. The other side of the float advertises Prince George cigars for five cents. Aboard the float three women, a man dressed as Uncle Sam and an over-sized cigar prop.
    • [Seidenberg & Co. parade float]

    • 1908
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • The Seidenberg & Co. float for the Greensboro centennial parade. The other side of the float advertises Prince George cigars for five cents. Aboard the float three women, a man dressed as Uncle Sam and an over-sized cigar prop.
    • Richardson and Ferris drug store

    • 1892
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Interior view of the Richardson and Ferris drug store, located at 121 South Elm Street in Greensboro. This store is noteworthy in that it was originally owned by the uncle of William Sydney Porter (known as "O.Henry"), who was emplyed there in his...
    • [Letters from William Sydney Porter, miscellaneous]

    • 1882-1907
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • The items in this folder include a calling card, three letters, and one cover. Three photostats of a letter from William Sydney Porter in Texas to his friend Dr. Beall in Greensboro (1882) are included along with the original. Porter also wrote to...

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