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  • Description: Development
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    • Brightening the 20th Century: The influence of prismatic glass

    • 2011
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Prismatic glass, developed to improve the amount of daylight reflected into interior commercial spaces prior to the widespread use of electric lighting, consisted of small tiles of ribbed, textured glass. The use of ribbing and patterned textures...
    • The ins & outs of fire escapes: Fire safety construction in urban America

    • 2011
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Fire safety construction was first developed beginning in the mid-nineteenth century as a result of fatal incidents in a number of densely populated urban areas, including New York, Chicago, and Boston. Although fire safety regulations were slow to...
    • A marvel of Modernism: The hyperbolic paraboloid

    • 2011
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • The mid-century modernist architectural movement (1950s-1960s) espoused the progressive optimism felt during the years following World War II. The hyperbolic paraboloid, a highly distinctive curved shape resembling a saddle, arose out of this...
    • 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,...
    • Linoleum: The ultimate flooring

    • 2013
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Linoleum, a flooring material made from plant-based ingredients, was invented in the mid-nineteenth century and remained a popular floor covering until the 1940s. Its long-lasting, sustainable, water-resistant, and sound-absorbing attributes made...
    • Abandoned cemeteries: A guide to their identification & care

    • 2018
    • CC066 The Historic Dimension Series
    • Cemeteries and gravesites dot the rural American landscape. As development efforts reach further into previously undeveloped or abandoned areas, the discovery of burial grounds--and questions regarding how to properly recognize and care for...
    • [Minutes of the Adelphian Literary Society]

    • 1893-03
    • Classed Archives/Beyond Books and Buildings (Digital Exhibit)
    • These minutes of the Adelphian Literary Society were for a student group of the State Normal and Industrial School. Highlights of these minutes include the development of two Literary Society at the suggestion of President Charles D. McIver. Alice...
    • Newspaper Clippings, 1993

    • 1993
    • Cone 10079 Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital Collection, 1908-2003 and undated
    • Miscellaneous newspaper articles and advertisements dating from January-November of 1993. Clipplings consist of general news from Cone Memorial Hospital, advertisement of programs offered by Wesley Long Community Hospital, and programs and news...
    • [The history of emergency medicine in Greensboro]

    • 1995
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • A narrative history of the development of emergency medical services in Greensboro, North Carolina, given as a presentation by Dr. Norman Mayer in 1995 at the Greensboro Historical Medical Library.
    • History of Guilford County health department

    • 1956
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Reports on Guilford County health from the time of settling and incorporation until the mid-twentieth century. Focuses on the development of services, statistics on health issues, and administrative actions.
    • [Guilford County health and medical examiner]

    • 1956-1999
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • Contains information on the development of a county position of medical examiner and coroner. There are also drafts of reports from the Mental Health Advisory Board, clipping from newspapers on Guilford County health topics, and speaking notes for...
    • A presentation for the Medical Staff

    • 1973
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • A report prepared by the Wesley Long Development Fund titled ""A Presentation for the Medical Staff.""
    • [Funding campaign correspondence]

    • 1973-07-26
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • A letter summarizing the results of the Medical Staff Division of the Wesley Long Development Campaign.
    • A presentation for the medical staff

    • 1974
    • Cone 10081 Robert L. Phillips Collection, 1890s-2003
    • A report on the results of the Wesley Long Development Fun campaign to raise $2,000,000 for a major expansion.

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