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  • Title: protest
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    • Hundreds Held in Bias Protest in N.Carolina

    • 1963-05-16
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This article reports on the mass demonstrations protesting segregation in Greensboro, NC on May 15, 1963. Included in the article is a description of the scene and the protest at the S&W Cafeteria as the largest in the area. Hundreds of students...
    • South Africa Protest

    • 1978
    • UA51.21 Neo-Black Society Records, 1969-2013
    • Items include correspondence, fliers, lists, factsheets, and documents on the topics of a lecture held on South Africa Apartheid, a UNCG protest against a South African official's visit to campus, policies on ""disiplinary actions in cases of...
    • 4 Lonely Blacks Woke A Nation: Decade Of Protest Began Here

    • 1970-01-30
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this January 30, 1970 Greensboro Record article, Jo Spivey recalls the February 1, 1960 sit-in at the Greensboro Woolworth store, orchestrated by North Carolina A&T State University students David Richmond, Joseph McNeil, Franklin McCain, and...
    • A&T Students Protest Social Inhibitions

    • 1960-02-11
    • Collegian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 11, 1960 News in Review article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian discusses the recent sit-ins at the Woolworth's lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina. In addition to presenting a summary...
    • Film sparks protest at UNC-G

    • 1980-11-13
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This November 13, 1980, article by Lindsey Gruson of the Greensboro Daily News, reports on the controversy surrounding a screening of the movie "The Birth of a Nation" as part of a history class at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro...
    • Funding Protest

    • 1973
    • UA51.21 Neo-Black Society Records, 1969-2013
    • Items include memorandums, letters, and a sociology paper on the subject of the Student Government recommending the reclassification of the Neo-Black Society from a Type II to a Type I organization after the organization was charged with racial...
    • Non-violent Silent Vigil to Protest the Killings in Greensboro

    • 1979-11
    • UA.29.02.0130 Sydney Nathans Papers
    • This flyer announces a silent vigil to be held November 7, 1979 in Chapel Hill, Raleigh, and Durham, to protest the murder of five Communist Workers Party members at a Death to the Klan march in Greensboro on November 3, 1979. The vigil was...
    • Lawmen tied to Klan in Communists' protest

    • 1981-10-02
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This October 2, 1981 article by Wendell L. Rawls Jr. of The New York Times discusses findings by the Institution for Southern Studies that there was an alliance between law enforcement officers and the defendants in the murder case regarding the...
    • Negro Students Spread Protest to Kress Store

    • 1960-02-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 4, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page B-1. It reports a counter-protest initiated by local white student at Woolworth's lunch counter and another sit-in protest initiated at Kress, another...
    • Aid Given Negroes' Protest

    • 1960-02-05
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 5, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. It reports on developments on the sit-in protest at the Woolworth lunch counter. A few students from Dudley High School and Woman's College UNC...
    • Ohio Negroes Plan Protest against Café

    • 1960-03-07
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 7, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that students in Xenia, OH plan to protest a local restaurant that refuses to serve African Americans.
    • Protest Wave Is Carried to New Area

    • 1960-03-19
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 19, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports sit in- protest starting in West Virginia and the integration of a lunch counter in Suffolk, VA after sit-in demonstrations....
    • Student Strength Rises In Protest at Lunch Counter

    • 1960-02-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 4, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page . It discusses the growing number of students from A & T College participating in the sit-in protests and Woolworth's response to the protesters. The...
    • A&T Students Call Two-Week Recess In Protest Here

    • 1960-02-07
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 7, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article covers recent developments in the sit-in protests at Woolworth and Kress stores. A bomb threat was reported at the downtown...
    • Protest At Charlotte Is Guided By Student

    • 1960-02-10
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 10, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports on one student from Johnson C. Smith University leading peaceful demonstrations in Charlotte.
    • City Action Not Planned On Protest

    • 1960-02-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. This article reports on the inaction of Greensboro Mayor George Roach regarding the sit-in protests downtown.
    • Two More Arrested In Lunch Counter Protest

    • 1960-02-14
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 14, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-17. This article reports on sit-in demonstrations occurring in Rock Hill, SC, Nashville, TN, Tallahassee, FL, and Harlem, NY.
    • Halt Is Called To Protest At Center

    • 1960-02-15
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 15, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that student protesters announce they will halt demonstrations at a Woolworth store in Raleigh's Cameron Village after the...
    • Protest Goes On; Arrests Reported

    • 1960-02-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports the arrest of one demonstrator outside of a store in High Point.
    • A&T Students Drop Sitdown Protest; Plan Negotiations

    • 1960-02-21
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 21, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports that students from A & T agree to end the protests of both Woolworth and Kress stores pending negotiation with the...

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