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    • 1928 Jan-May [Catherine Cox letters]

    • 1928
    • MS501 Catherine Cox Letters
    • Letters from Catherine Cox to her family, though chiefly her parents. Details her experiences at Guilford College. Of note are worries over exam grades, intercollegiate sports, shopping, new arrivals to Guilford College (one girl lasted only a day....
    • 1929 Feb-May [Catherine Cox letters]

    • 1929
    • MS501 Catherine Cox Letters
    • This folder contains letters from Catherine Cox to her family, though chiefly her parents. Details her experiences at Guilford College. Of note are mentions of snow, a banquet in the King Cotton Hotel for the Guilfordian Board annual banquet (there...
    • 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...
    • [Affidavit for reassignment of African American students to all-white schools]

    • 1957-08-28
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This six-page affidavit pertains to the reassignment of six African American students to all-white schools Gillespie Elementary School and Greensboro Senior High in 1957, documenting Greensboro's first sucessful attempt at desegregating it's public...
    • [Articles from The morning post newspaper]

    • 1904-02-28
    • North Carolina Vertical File Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • Includes the original name of North Carolina Agricultural and Technology State University as it was known as Agricultural and Mechanical College for Colored Race. This issue mentions the names of the officers and faculty of the college, description...
    • [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...
    • [Campus dairy farm]

    • 1922
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Cows in the snow at the on-campus dairy farm, circa 1922.
    • [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.
    • [Daphine Doster Mastroianni at an open-air market, India, 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0038 Daphine Doster Mastroianni Papers
    • Daphine Mastroianni at an open-air market, holding full bags. India, 1945. Writing on reverse:"A good view of the market. These bags were plenty heavy - what a slouch. Look at that packet! This was my first trip to market. I wanted the vender[sic]...
    • [Dorothy Avery in flight suit, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0204 Dorothy Avery Papers
    • Dorothy Avery poses outside barracks at Avenger Field, Texas, in a size 42 "zoot suit," circa 1943. WASPs referred to the men's green herringbone twill jumpsuit they had to wear as "zoot suits" because of their tendency to be too large.
    • [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...
    • [Frances Barringer Bailey with coworker, 1946]

    • 1946
    • WV0069 Frances Barringer Bailey Papers
    • Frances Barringer Bailey poses with a coworker, a sailor, on the steps of a building at the Naval Air Station at Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1946. Both carry pistols in holsters on their hips because Bailey is transporting the payroll.
    • [Friendly Avenue dairy farm]

    • 1927
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • Picture of the dairy barn at the Friendly Avenue dairy farm taken in 1927.
    • [Friendly Avenue dairy farm]

    • 1927-01-05
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • The dairy barn and Holstein cattle herd at the Friendly Avenue dairy farm, pictured in 1927. Two farm hands and a man in an overcoat observe the cows.
    • [Holstein herd at the dairy farm]

    • 1927-01-05
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • The Holstein herd at the Friendly Avenue dairy farm, seen here in 1927, supplied milk to the college.
    • [Honor certificate]

    • 1933
    • CC012 Fred and Hyla Bynum Cundiff Collection [Personal Collection]
    • Hyla Bynum (now Cundiff) received this Lincoln Heights High School honor certificate in November 1933, for obtaining a B+ average. The elementary grades shared the building with the high school, because this was the only structure for African...
    • [Interior St. Leo's Hospital bathroom]

    • 1950-05-20
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • May 20, 1950. 9:30 a.m. Photo shows an empty hospital room, with the sink and toilet featured. St. Leo's, a Catholic hospital at the corner of Summit and Bessemer Avenues, was only three or four years from closing because of the 1953 opening of...
    • [Interior St. Leo's Hospital examining room]

    • 1950-05-20
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • May 20, 1950. 9:30 a.m. Photo shows an operating room and examining bed and equipment. St. Leo's, a Catholic hospital at the corner of Summit and Bessemer Avenues, was only three or four years from closing because of the 1953 opening of Moses H....
    • [Kathryn Wirkus in service dress uniform, 1978]

    • 1978-07
    • WV0403 Kathryn Wirkus Papers
    • Kathryn Wirkus poses in her newly-received service dress uniform, holding her beret, during Officer Training School at Lackland Air Force Base in July of 1978. She has the Chapel Representative designator on her OTS shoulder boards. Wirkus stands...
    • [Kathryn Wirkus sits in front of locker, 1978]

    • 1978
    • WV0403 Kathryn Wirkus Papers
    • Kathryn Wirkus sits in front of her her "panic box," the drawer for personal belongings excluded from inspections, while at Officer Training School at Lackland Air Force Base in summer 1978. Wirkus holds protein powder and another nutrition...

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