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  • : Greensboro (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century
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    • The Cumberland project: A program for renewing a blighted area of Greensboro

    • 1959
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This reports discusses the problems of blighted areas and the various approaches to solving the problems. It then focuses on the Cumberland Area of Greensboro. It discusses a study completed by the Redevelopment Commission, existing conditions, and...
    • Redevelopment in Greensboro 1960-1976

    • 1976
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • A booklet of pictures showing the redevelopment on Greensboro including the Cumberland Project, Washington Projects I & II, Warnersville Projects I, II & III, Retreat Street, downtown, and the demolition of King Cotton. Arial photos are also...
    • Oral History Interview with Carolyn Allen by William Chafe

    • 1975
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • In this oral history interview, circa 1975, conducted by William Chafe, Carolyn Allen primarily discusses Greensboro civic organizations, and particularly the YWCA, addressing racial issues. Topics include the involvement of the academic community...
    • Negro housing needs for Greensboro 1959-1960

    • 1959
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This reports examines the housing needs for the negro population in Greensboro. It includes information on slum clearance and redevelopment in an area bordered by A&T College, Summit Ave, and East Market St. There is also statisitical data for...
    • Greensboro community development program [April 1979]

    • 1979-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report shows what the community development program was doing in Greensboro. It focuses on eight target areas: Logan, Glenwood "A", Hampton, Northeast Glenwood, Pear, Vance, Glenwood West, and College Hill. It includes information on housing...
    • Planning notes [Number 8, 15 April 1960]

    • 1960-04-15
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Report from the Greensboro Department of Planning highlighted by an article titled " Urban Renewal is People" which is actually a speech previously given by Robert E. Barkley. It dicusses various aspects of urban renewal and concludes with the...
    • Urban renewal: A progress report to the mayor and city council

    • 1959-10-01
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report lists achievements of the Workable Program set in 1958, the present status, and the goals for the upcoming year for urban renewal in Greensboro. It focuses on seven basic categories: codes and ordinances, comprehensive community plan,...
    • The effects of bad housing on Greensboro's citizens

    • 1959-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report provides statisitical data on blighted areas in Greensboro in relation to major crimes, infant mortality, tuberculosis, venereal disease, and fires. It breaks down eleven identified areas into 5 groups: Cumberland, East Market-Bennett,...
    • Substandard housing in Greensboro

    • 1969-08-15
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This study looks at the substandard housing in Greensboro. It specifically looks at the population characteristics of those residing in delapidated or deteriorating structures outside of urban renewal areas. The focus is on the length of time in a...
    • Report of the real property survey, Greensboro, North Carolina

    • 1940
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • The report of the real property survey of the city of Greensboro, including some areas outside the city limits. This report covers the economic and historical background of Greensboro, the existing conditions of land use, the physical and occupancy...
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    • 1965
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report details the results of neighborhood organization and development activities in four areas of Greensboro. These areas were Warnersville, a transitional area, Ray Warren Homes and Morningside Homes. These were low-income areas where the...
    • Community development program annual report 1979-1980

    • 1980-12
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This annual report describes the actions and outcomes of the Community Development Program in Greensboro. The focus of the program is to treat housing and neighborhood problems, and provide economic opportunities. This report includes information...


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