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    • [Dorothy and Carter Farrington, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Dorothy Farrington Gribble and her brother Henry Carter Farrington pose in their uniforms, displaying their stripes, while at home in North Carolina on leave. Dorothy holds a WAAC-issued purse. This is the last time they were together; Carter died...
    • [Army dietitian olive drab uniform, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0028 Lucile Griffin Leonard Papers
    • U.S. Army hospital dietitian olive drab jacket and long skirt." In 1942 dietitians became part of the army's Medial Department and were eligible to wear standard army or army nurse uniforms. In 1943 a pair of caducei with the initials "HD" was...
    • [Letter from Catherine Katopes to family, 9 Aug 1943]

    • 1943-08-09
    • WV0122 Catherine G. Katopes Papers
    • Katopes notes the distance limit for travel away from Fort Oglethorpe has been increased, her detachment won a blue ribbon for marching, the outcome of a girl who went AWOL and the WAAC's lack of penalties for such action, and her pride at being a...
    • Anna Gove correspondence, 1944 [Anna Maria Gove Collection]

    • 1944
    • MSS002 Dr. Anna Maria Gove Papers, 1826-1952
    • Correspondence between Dr. Anna Gove, friends, family, and other acquaintances. Topics include general news, thank you notes, wartime updates and news of a friend's son missing in action, and Christmas greetings.
    • [Letter from Annie Pozyck to her  parents, 1944]

    • 1944-01-25
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Pozyck, aboard ship somewhere in the Pacific Ocean, is enjoying herself and recently watched the movie "Ball of Fire." She believes her husband is currently involved in a military action with the US Ninth Army on the western front.
    • [Letter from Annie Pozyck to her parents, 1945]

    • 1945-02-18
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Pozyck has just received news that her husband Louis is missing in action. She describes her emotions and the support that fellow nurses, a chaplain, and the Red Cross Field Director are providing.
    • [Letter from Annie Pozyck to her parents, 1945]

    • 1945-07-18
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Pozyck hasn't had mail for three days, but has heard news of men killed in action. She also mentions a visit from a doctor who taught Pozyck in basic training.
    • [Class of 1949 folder]

    • 1949
    • UA108.3 Class Of Files
    • The Class of 1949 folder contains material pertaining to the 1949 graduating class of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). Included in the folder are programs, invitations,...
    • [Faculty Minutes]

    • 1951-03-12
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • In this minute from March 12, 1969 President Clyde Milner of Guilford College describes a "sincere and polite" letter requesting that Guilford College consider enrolling three black students. The minute reports how the issue was discussed at length...
    • 'Separate and Equal Public Education is in the Interest...'

    • 1951-06-17
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This clipping from the June 17, 1951 issue of the Greensboro Daily News is a transcript of a speech given by Edward Kidder Graham Jr. on the issue of segregation in schools. Graham was Chancellor of the University of North Carolina Woman's College...
    • [Letter from student protestors to Carol Furey]

    • 1962-03-22
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • Over twenty student protestors signed this March 2, 1963 letter to Women's College of the University of North Carolina Student Government Association President Carol Furay pressing her to take action toward desegregating businesses adjacent to...
    • [1963 Banner]

    • 1963
    • UA107 Textile Collection
    • Red banner with a white felt border and lettering reading,"In Soul Sincere, In Action Faithful, In Honor Clear, 63." The banner measures 70 1/2" L x 36" W.
    • [Letter of support to Beth Taylor from Frank Bjornsgaard & handmade card]

    • 1963-04-18
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter of support from Frank Bjornsgaard expressed his congratulations and pride in Beth Taylor's participation in the sit-in demonstration at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro, NC. This correspondence also included a handmade card by...
    • [Letter from J. S. Longdon to Dean Katherine Taylor]

    • 1963-05-17
    • UA2.7 Otis Arnold Singletary Records, 1961-1966
    • In this May 17, 1963 letter to the Catherine Yalor, dean of students at Woman's College of The University of North Carolina (WCUNC), Longdon condemns the "harassing of local businessmen" by Women's College students and notes their "determination to...
    • [Information sheet about student arrests]

    • 1963-05-19
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • This May 1963 information sheet describes the poor conditions under which students arrested for trying to desegregate local theaters and restaurants, were being kept. The students were primarily from North Carolina A&T State University and Bennett...
    • [Letter from N.C. English to Robert Frazier]

    • 1963-08-23
    • MS528 Robert Frazier Papers
    • In this August 23, 1963 letter to Guilford College Trustee Robert Frazier, N.C. English expresses concern over "screwball" conferences for young people being held at Guilford College. English takes exception to the conferences, claiming they are...
    • Barber Shop Forum

    • 1967-10-27
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This October 27, 1967 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, reports on the progress at the second meeting hosted at Guilford College regarding the racial discrimination against potential "Negro" customers at...

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