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    • [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...
    • Architecture with a capital A: The importance of preserving the A-Frame

    • 2011
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • A distinctive architectural form born of the post-war modernist design movement, the A-frame structure has typically not been viewed as significant enough to receive historic preservation attention. This brief argues that A-frame structures,...
    • [Cow and farm hand on Dairy Farm]

    • 1927-01-05
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • A male worker at the dairy farm on Friendly Avenue poses with a cow in 1927.
    • [Lunsford Richardson ship naming]

    • 1978-01
    • Vertical Files (Greensboro History Museum)
    • A press release about the naming of a U.S. Maritime Commission's naming of the S. S. Lunsford Richardson. The writing is primarily biographical, and suggests that the naming is because of Richardson's life was ""a Romance of American Enterprise and...
    • Oral history interview with Ada Fisher, 2010 [text/print transcript]

    • 2010-02-18
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Ada M. Fisher (1947- ) graduated from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in 1970. She received her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in 1975. Before retiring to Salisbury, North...
    • [Female OTS participants in fatigues, 1978]

    • 1978-07
    • WV0403 Kathryn Wirkus Papers
    • Air Force members (l to r) Kathryn Wirkus, Kay Hansen, and Kathy Jackson are pictured in their newly-received fatigues during Officer Training School at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, in July of 1978. Wirkus uses masking tape for her nametag...
    • Oral history interview with Anna Reardon, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-01-14
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Anna Joyce Reardon (1910-2003) began her career at Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, as an instructor in the Department of Physics in 1941. She served as department head from...
    • [Letter from Dorothy Avery to Eunice, 1943]

    • 1943-05-28
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Avery describes a graduation parade and the graduates' nice uniforms, their class' misfitting zoot suits, her cleaning activities, taking frequent showers because of the heat and dust, starting on flight line the following day, and worrying about...
    • Oral history interview with Betty Brown Jester, 1990 [text/print transcript]

    • 1990-03-22
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Betty Brown Jester (1910-1994) was a member of the Class of 1931 of the North Carolina College for Women, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She was manager of the bookstore from 1931-1945, Alumnae Association President in 1947,...
    • [YWCA Hut]

    • 1925
    • UA110 Postcards Collection
    • Black and white picture of the Y.W.C.A. Hut, constructed by students on the College's campus, circa 1925. The structure to the left was known as the "Summer House."
    • [Cabinet Card photograph of Edwin Booth]

    • 1889
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Cabinet Card of Edwin Booth (1833-1893). The photograph was copyrighted in 1889 by B J Falk and produced by Newsboy in New York. Booth is seated in a chair and is wearing a gray textured suit with a white tie with black criss-crossing stripes. He...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, At sea (R.M.S. Magdalena)]

    • Undated
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals has not written to Metcalfe, but not because he was not thinking of her. He will arrive in Lisbon the following day. The 15-day trip has done him good physically, and he has been able to think slowly and undisturbed, as he has chosen not to...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Budapest]

    • 1914-02-25
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals has received Metcalfe's letter of the 12th. He cannot find words to express his love for her. His mother will be happy, as she has always wanted to have a daughter. His brothers will love her because they want him to be happy above all...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Munich]

    • 1914-03-03
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals is feeling better, in spite of a backache. He doesn't like the cold winter weather. He will arrive in Paris the next day at noon. He will visit many old friends there, including the Countess de Morphy, Faure, Cortot, Thibaud and Salmon....
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, Buenos Aires]

    • 1904-06-30
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals is happy to have received four letters from Metcalfe that day. He spent much of the day being "bothered" by friends and journalists. He reminds her that he told her from the start that nothing would change his decision to marry Andree. "I...
    • [Letter from Pablo Casals to Susan Metcalfe, At sea (S.S. Byron)]

    • 1904-07-24
    • MSS246 Susan Metcalfe Letters, 1902 - 1922
    • Casals is unhappy because he realizes that he is hurting Metcalfe by his firm decision to keep his word to Andree. He asks why she didn't understand when he told her at the start that they could not marry. He loves her but doesn't want to give her...

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