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    • Spanish Movie Given at Woman's College

    • 1947-03-22
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • A March 22, 1947 article in The Guilfordian announced the opportunity to view the film Pepita Jimenez at Woman's College (now UNCG). This opportunity was advertised as a unique opportunity to see a foreign language film. The...
    • Inter-Racial Club Meets; Plans Lecture Exchange

    • 1946-11-20
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • In this November 1946 article in the Guilford College newspaper, The Guilfordian, the paper's staff report on a meeting of the Inter-Racial Club at the Guilford campus. The club included representatives from North Carolina A&T State University,...
    • Racism At UNC-G: An Analysis

    • 1968-12-13
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This December 13, 1968, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) summarizes a recently-completed analysis of race relations at UNCG. Students were polled on their attitudes toward...
    • The black experience: past, present, and future

    • 1985-02-23
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • This is a speech delivered by Elizabeth Jo Ann Smart at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Neo-Black Society's Reunion Weekend on February 23, 1985. Smart was one of the first two black students admitted to UNCG's precursor, the...
    • W.C. informer [number 1]

    • 1946-03
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The first issue of W.C. Informer focuses on several postwar political issues, and criticizes a recent vote on extending the Fair Employment Practices Commission (FEPC) in light of the service of black soldiers during World War II. The FEPC, enacted...
    • W.C. informer [number 2]

    • 1946-03
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The second issue of W.C. Informer primarily discusses economic and political trends in in North Carolina, including voter registration and participation. Statistics are presented on poverty, living conditions (lack of running water, infant...
    • W.C. informer [number 3]

    • 1946-03
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The third issue of W.C. Informer criticizes policies of the Truman administration, particularly the nomination of Edwin Pauley as Undersecretary of the Navy, which resulted in the protest resignation of Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes. There...
    • W.C. informer [number 4]

    • 1946-03-11
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The fourth issue of W.C. Informer discusses of nuclear weapons, federal labor policy (specifically a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives that would curtail union activities such as "sympathy strikes" wher one union walks out in support of...
    • W.C. informer [number 5]

    • 1946-03-17
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The fifth issue of W.C. Informer discusses an incident in Columbia, Tennessee, in which a black veteran and a white fought over an insult to the veteran's mother. Afterward, a group of fifty to seventy-five whites stormed the jail and roamed the...
    • W.C. informer [number 7]

    • 1946-04-14
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The seventh issue of W.C. Informer reports on the need for new housing units in the postwar years. Government housing policy was a major part of the federal urban renewal programs of the 1940s - 1970s, which ultimately displaced many predominantly...
    • W.C. informer [number 9]

    • 1946-04-28
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The ninth issue of W.C. Informer notes that "infamous preacher of race hatred" Gerald Smith had called a "nationalist congress" for the following month. Smith was well-known for his racist, anti-Semitic, and anti-Communist views. The newsletter...
    • W.C. informer [number 10]

    • 1946-05-06
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The tenth issue of W.C. Informer encourages students to assist in voter registration drives and to vote themselves when they become eligible. Voter registration drives were a major part of the early civil rights movement. W.C. Informer was a...
    • W.C. informer [number 11]

    • 1946-05-11
    • UA108.2 University Archives Subject Files
    • The eleventh (and possibly final) issue of W.C. Informer presents a list of suggested summer readings on the themes of national and international affairs. The titles on U.S. issues primarily center on race relations and include The Street by Ann...
    • Oral history interview with Warren Ashby by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1981-05-15
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an May 15, 1981, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Warren Ashby, Ashby discusses his involvement with progressive groups including the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA), American Friends Service...
    • [Confidential memo from Dean Shipton about an incident in the Soda Shop at UNCG]

    • 1969-03-14
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • Dated March 14, 1969, this memo from University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Dean Clarence Shipton's office discusses an incident where "Lillian", a worker in one of UNCG's food service operations was approached and asked how she felt...
    • [Student retention at UNCG]

    • 1970-02-23
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This memo between staff administrators at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro on February 23, 1970, outlines the current enrollment and retention of black students at the university.
    • [Letter from UNCG Chancellor Ferguson to Dr. John Griffin]

    • 1969-12-16
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • In this December 16, 1969, letter, University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson expresses his support for a December, 1969, proposal for a racial awareness training program aimed at the faculty and staff of...
    • [Memorandum on UNCG Negro students enrollment]

    • 1969-02-18
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This February 18, 1969, memorandum from Tommie Lou Smith to University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Dean Mereb E. Mossman details black student enrollment at UNCG in fall, 1968. A total of seventy black students, two of them male, were...
    • Important notice for UNCG “Liberals”

    • 1971-02-18
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This flier decries the treatment of Black Panther activists in the region and invites people to come to a February 18, 1971 meeting in the UNCG student center (Ellitot Hall) for more information about the situation and to learn how they can help. ...

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