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    • Oral history interview with Linda L. Bray, 2008

    • 2008-10-13
    • WV0432 Linda L. Bray Papers
    • Oral history primarily documents Linda Bray's service in the U.S. Army, particularly as the first woman to lead troops into combat.

      Bray briefly discusses her childhood. She goes on to talk about her reasons for joining the military and her...
    • Oral history interview with Mary Galster Layton Starkey

    • 2016-06-11
    • WV0614 Mary Galster Layton Starkey Papers
    • Primarily documents the life of Mary Galster Layton Starkey and her service with the Women's Army Corps and United States Army.

      Starkey recalls her desire to prove herself to her family by completing U.S. Army Airborne School, and the...
    • Oral history interview with Sandy Venegoni, 2010

    • 2010-03-16
    • WV0481 Sandra L. Venegoni Oral History
    • Primarily documents Sandy Venegoni's childhood, nursing education, time spent in a convent, her military service as a reservist for the Army Nurse Corps, and her civilian career as a nurse educator.

      Venegoni discusses her childhood in...
    • Oral history interview with Portia R. McCracken, 2013

    • 2013-09-20
    • WV0552 Portia R. McCracken Papers
    • Primarily documents the adolescence of Portia R. McCracken, and her service with the United States Air Force. McCracken discusses her pragmatic attitude towards joining the U.S. Air Force, the gratification she felt upon completing basic training,...
    • Oral History interview with C.J. Gray Grafton Scarlet, 2015

    • 2015-07-27
    • WV0590 C.J. Gray Grafton Scarlet Papers
    • Primarily documents the life of CJ Gray Grafton Scarlet and her service with the United States Marine Corps.

      Scarlet recalls growing up on various military bases throughout the United States, as well as in Okinawa, Japan, and how those...
    • [Don't Want To Be Governor]

    • 1896-04-23
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • This response from Charles McIver to running for governor of North Carolina was published in the Greensboro Patriot around 1896. In his response, he outlines the reasons why he does not want to be governor.
    • [Letter from Marie Cody to Don, 1945]

    • 1945-03-31
    • WV0157 Marie Cody Papers
    • Cody is on furlough and has met up with a childhood friend who is serving in the air force. She would like to be stationed Hawaii but hasn't told her family because she fears they won't want her further away.
    • College Management Report, "What Black Students Want]"

    • 1969-03
    • MS528 Robert Frazier Papers
    • Magazine article aimed at college administrators with the goals of determining what black students are saying on college campuses and presenting what American college campuses have done to minimize confrontations with black students. Starting with...
    • Communists Vow To Hold Sunday March

    • 1979-11-05
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • In this November 5, 1979, article from the Greensboro Daily News, staff writer Mae Israel reports that Communist Workers Party (CWP) were planning a funeral march in honor of the five CWP members killed at an anti-Klan rally on November 3, 1979....
    • [Letter from student protestors to Carol Furey]

    • 1962-03-22
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • Over twenty student protestors signed this March 2, 1963 letter to Women's College of the University of North Carolina Student Government Association President Carol Furay pressing her to take action toward desegregating businesses adjacent to...
    • Workers viewpoint [1980-11-09]

    • 1980-11-09
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • These photocopies of six pages from the November 3-9, 1980 Workers Viewpoint newspaper, a publication of the Communist Workers Party (CWP), pertain to the November 3, 1979, Greensboro Massacre, where five CWP members were killed. The issue...
    • North Carolina reaction to The Supreme Court decision on segregation

    • 1954
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This three-page report written by Benjamin L. Smith, around 1954, regards the North Carolina reaction to the Brown v. Board of Education decision. Smith writes that there have been mixed reactions within the black community, and that the local...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, At sea (S.S. Byron)]

    • 1904-07-24
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals is unhappy because he realizes that he is hurting Metcalfe by his firm decision to keep his word to Andree. He asks why she didn't understand when he told her at the start that they could not marry. He loves her but doesn't want to give her...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Lemburg (Lvov)]

    • 1914-02-16
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals left Cracow at 3 in the morning, arrived at 9. He slept well and is very calm. He reread Metcalfe's letter and understood it better this time. Each word of her letter is beautiful "and one follows another so well that I seem to hear one of...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Budapest]

    • 1914-02-25
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals has received Metcalfe's letter of the 12th. He cannot find words to express his love for her. His mother will be happy, as she has always wanted to have a daughter. His brothers will love her because they want him to be happy above all...
    • [The Rock]

    • 1985-02-25
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • The Rock pictured in February of 1985. It was located on the lawn in front of the dining hall before the construction of fountain plaza. The back of photograph reads "The Rock - located on the lawn west of the Dining Halls (near the bride or...
    • [Letter from Charles McIver to students about typhoid epidemic]

    • 1899-12-15
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • This letter from North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College President Charles D. McIver to students details two wells that were contaminated and were the probable cause of a typhoid outbreak. He goes on to say which dormitories were...
    • Miscellaneous speeches and fragments [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • Undated
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Speeches and document fragments some written by Dr. Charles Duncan McIver. Topics include ?ǣDeclaration Against Illiteracy?ǥ an address created from the State Conference of Education in 1902, two speeches by Dr. McIver ?ǣAddress on ?ǣLocal...
    • [Letter from Jean Holdridge Reeves to mother, 1945]

    • 1945-03-27
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Jean Reeves answers her mother's personal questions and mentions her use and/or want of many items, including hosiery; photo prints; canned olives, spreads, and other foodstuffs; and feminine hygiene products and toiletries.

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