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    • Old house, new future: The revitalization of the shotgun house

    • 2019
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Shotgun houses are the most widely acknowledged expression of African-American architectural design in the United States, rooted in indigenous west African architectural and spatial traditions, and traced from west Africa to Haiti and on to New...
    • Oral history interview with Jean Downer, 2007

    • 2007-02-21
    • WV0386 Jean Downer Oral History
    • Primarily documents Jean Downer's service in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1945 to 1946 and her life after the World War II.

      Pre-service topics include Downer's youth in Philadelphia, details of...
    • In touch [spring 1992]

    • 1992
    • Cone 10085 Wesley Long Community Hospital Collection
    • An issue of the In Touch newsletter, published by Wesley Long Community Hospital.
    • [Campus Group Photo, 1900s]

    • 1900-1909
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Several students sit on the steps of a campus building for a group photo.
    • [Group Photo in Front of Main Building, 1900s]

    • 1900-1909
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Thirteen students sit on the steps of a campus building for a group photo. (Caption on back: Students in Front of Main Building)
    • Oral history interview with William Snider by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-04-19
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an April 19, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with William Snider, Snider discusses the history of the Greensboro News and Record, including the editorial board and policy of the Greensboro Daily News in...
    • The evolving American home: Reflecting society's expectation of women

    • 2018
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • As women's domestic roles changed from silent partner in the late 1700s to the center of home and family in the 1950s and 1960s, the floorplan for the American family house changed also. Using the historic Blandwood Mansion located in Greensboro,...
    • [Cigar Box Label, Julia Marlowe]

    • Undated
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Wodiska Y Ca. cigar box label made with chromolithography process depicting actress Julia Marlowe. Estimated to be dated 1905-1910.
    • [Bridge over Walker Avenue]

    • 1907
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Students in white dresses march over the bridge at Walker Avenue, early 1900s. The bell can be seen to the right.
    • [College Avenue]

    • 1920
    • UA110 Postcards Collection
    • Colorized postcard image of College Avenue of the North Carolina College for Women. The visible buildings (front to back) are Administration Building, the Carnegie Library, and the original Curry Building, circa 1920. The inscription on the...
    • Oral history interview with Marilyn Moorer Raines, 2011 [text/print transcript]

    • 2011-12-05
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Marilyn Moorer Raines (1947- ) graduated in 1969 from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) with a degree in psychology. She received a master degree in Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania. Raines is a licensed clinical...
    • Oral history interview with Evon Dean, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-03-28
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Evon Welch Dean (1924-2011) graduated from the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, in 1942 with a commercial degree. She became the administrative assistant to the alumni...
    • Oral history interview with George E. McSpadden, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-12-01
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • George E. McSpadden (1912-2000) received his bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of New Mexico and earned his doctoral degree from Stanford University. In 1967, he was appointed professor and head of the Department of Romance...
    • 2007-04-27 Dancy [recital program]

    • 2007
    • UA9.2 School of Music Performances -- Programs and Recordings, 1917-2007
    • Spring 2007 programs for recitals by students in the UNCG School of Music.
    • Oral history interview with Emily Harris Preyer, 1999

    • 1999-04-19
    • WV0065 Emily Harris Preyer Papers
    • Primarily details Emily Harris Preyer's days at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro) and her experiences with the American Red Cross during World War II.


      Preyer...
    • Oral history interview with Jaenn Bailey, 2000

    • 2000-01-13
    • WV0141 Jaenn Coz Bailey Papers
    • Primarily documents Bailey's childhood, family, and service with the U.S. Navy WAVES working with top secret messages during World War II.

      Bailey discusses the origins of her name; her mother's independent lifestyle during her childhood in...
    • History Professor Making His Mark

    • 1979
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this Greensboro Daily News article, Harvey Harris reports on Guilford College Professor Alexander R. Stoesen's efforts to have a state historical marker placed at the site of the 1960 Woolworth store sit-ins.

      This article was clipped and...

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