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    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Bucharest]

    • 1914-02-20
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • "A quick note to tell you that I have again received a great honor - the king has just named me Commander of the Royal Order of the Romanian Crown." The king sent Casals the insignia, which he is supposed to wear at the concert that evening. "You...
    • [Letter from Susan Metcalfe to Pablo Casals, 6 April 1921]

    • 1921-06-21
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • "The day before yesterday was the anniversary of our marriage." Metcalfe has read that Casals has plans to come during his concert tour of January 1922. She is happy because that indicates that he is feeling better. "It's very sad that you wish to...
    • Unidentified Graduation Address [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • Undated
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • A commencement speech of unknown origin and date, but most likely given to the State Normal and Industrial College by a visiting scholar or by Dr. Charles Duncan McIver to some other all-female institute in North Carolina. The author states, ?ǣI...
    • [Army unit with Al D'Amato, 1990]

    • 1990
    • WV0432 Linda L. Bray Papers
    • A group of U.S. Army personnel, including Captain Linda L. Bray (front center) pose for a group photo with New York Senator Al D'Amato (in civilian clothing). All service members are dressed in army battle dress uniforms. The photo is signed "Dear...
    • [Large two-story house]

    • 1890-1910
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • A very large two-story house, possibly belonging to one of the Cone family members.
    • [Adjusting Stockings in Public, 1918]

    • 1918
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • A woman sitting on the side of the steps adjusts her hosiery. (Caption in back: This was a very risque picture in 1918 pulling stockings in public)
    • [Dormitory Keys, 1976]

    • 1976
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • A woman talks with a student while holding a very large and full key ring. (Caption on the back: (INSERT: SHE HAS THE KEYS TO UNC-G When students return to college that means dorms have to be unlocked and keys issued. Mrs. Dorothy Bolling, director...
    • Crowd Jams Bars Trial Of Negroes

    • 1960-02-26
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 26, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-13. The article reports that the trial of 43 demonstrator in Raleigh was postponed due to a very large crowd occupying the courthouse.
    • Vulgate Bible (Biblia Sacra Latina, Versio Vulgata) [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1300
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • At this period, the St. Jerome Bible was not transcribed as often as one would expect in the country of its origin and the very land which held the seat of the Roman Church. During the greater part of the 13th century, while the popes were greatly...
    • Winefred : a story of the chalk cliffs [binding]

    • 1900
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Blackish-green (C152) calico-texture cloth; breaking waves in very pale and light green in central panel with gilt lettering in small upper and lower panels, all within very pale green triple rule borders; signed with Amy Sacker's monogram; paneled...
    • In the courts of memory, 1858-1875 : from contemporary letters [binding]

    • 1912
    • Woman's Collection
    • Blue very fine diagonal rib cloth; crown and sceptre with crown in between in center, lettered at head and foot, all within double ruled outer border with innermost border made up of lines, all in gilt; crown and lettering on spine in gilt; t.e.g.,...
    • The up grade [binding]

    • 1910
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Bluish-gray green very fine diagonal rib cloth; two thick rule panels, upper panel has man wearing hat holding branch with leaves, wisps of smoke covering man with gilt background, in black, lettered in black, lower panel lettered in black; signed...
    • The shadow of victory : a romance of Fort Dearborn [binding]

    • 1903
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Brilliant purplish-blue very fine vertical rib cloth; lettering within white panel with lacy outer edge, lettered panel below, floral design around, all in white and gilt; signed "MA" i.e. Margaret Armstrong; ornamental floral designs and lettering...
    • Memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli [binding]

    • 1852
    • Woman's Collection
    • Brownish-black (C65) very fine vertical rib cloth; ornamental design in center within outer border with ornaments in corners, all blindstamped; front cover repeated on back cover; lettering and rules on spine in blind and gilt.
    • The snow storm : a Christmas story [binding]

    • 1848
    • Woman's Collection
    • Brownish-black very fine diagonal rib cloth; angels within floral wreath in center in gilt within blindstamped outer rules with ornamental decorations in corners, with gilt hoizontal rules all over; front cover repeated on back cover; floral...
    • Summer on the lakes in 1843 [binding]

    • 1844
    • Woman's Collection
    • Brownish-black very fine vertical rib cloth; two decorative vines with leaves and flowers stamped, triple ruled blindstamped outer border; front cover repeated on back cover; six decorative rules stamped on spine, lettered in gilt. Pinkish...


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