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    • Oral history interview with Jean M. Fasse, 2007

    • 2007-03-13
    • WV0390 M. Jean Moore Fasse Papers
    • Primarily documents Jean Moore Fasse's early life, her service in Indian with the Red Cross during WWII, and her later work in the U.S. Army Special Services from 1946 to 1963.

      Fasse discusses growing up on a farm and her desire to attend...
    • Oral history interview with Betty Pegg Hemphill, 2002

    • 2002-01-04
    • WV0235 Betty Pegg Hemphill Papers
    • Primarily documents Betty Pegg Hemphill's service in the Women's Air Force from 1949 to 1951.

      Hemphill briefly describes her early life, including a visit from soldiers stationed at the Greensboro Airport near her home and her aunt serving...
    • Oral history interview with Barbara Wesley Baker, 2011 [text/print transcript]

    • 2011-10-09
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Barbara Wesley Baker (1948- ) graduated in 1969 from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) with a BA in music education. In 1974, she received her MA from Columbia University in New York City and her PhD from the University of...
    • Oral history interview with Ruth King Garrett, 2007

    • 2007-04-10
    • WV0392 Ruth King Garrett Papers
    • Primarily documents Ruth King Garrett's service in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) from 1945 to 1946.

      Garrett briefly discusses her education, including working on her high school's newspaper and her year at UNCG (then Woman's College). She...
    • Oral history interview with Davetter Butler Shepard, 2000

    • 2000-12-09
    • WV0172 Davetter Shepard Papers
    • Interview primarily documents Davetter Butler Shepard's service in the WAAC [Women's Auxiliary Army Corps] and the WAC [Women's Army Corps], during WWII, as well as her life after her service.

      Shepard briefly describes her childhood and...
    • Oral history interview with Katie King, 2005

    • 2005-10-12
    • WV0334 Katie S. King Papers
    • Primarily documents Katie Sawyer King's her service in the Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II and her ministry in the AME Zion Church in the 1980s and 90s.

      King briefly discusses her early life, decision to be a nurse, and entering the...
    • Oral history interview with Julius Fulmore by Kathy Carter

    • 1989-05-10
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a May 10, 1989, oral history interview conducted by Kathy Carter with Julius Fulmore, Fulmore discusses his youth in rural North Carolina with regard to race relations and educational opportunities, his training at...
    • Oral history interview with Margaret Greene, 1999

    • 1999-06-25
    • WV0099 Margaret Greene Papers
    • Primarily documents Margaret "Peg" Greene's interest in physical education; her studies at the Woman's College (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro); and her experiences as a Red Cross worker in Europe during World War...
    • Oral history interview with Hazel Meeks Jones, 2002

    • 2002-01-30
    • WV0244 Hazel Jones Papers
    • Primarily documents Hazel Meeks Jones' service in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) stateside and abroad, from 1942 to 1965.

      Jones briefly describes her large family and their sharecropping in rural Georgia; her her time in nursing school, focusing...
    • [Page from Sanborn fire insurance survey]

    • 1910
    • CC026 Walter Lewis McNair Collection [Personal Collection]
    • This page depicts the 100 block of Fayetteville Street in Greensboro (later Asheboro Street, and still later Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive). W.L. McNair's business was first located at 106 Fayetteville Street.
    • Oral history interview with Nancy Mayes, 2000

    • 2000-05-23
    • WV0169 Nancy Mayes Papers
    • Mayes primarily discusses WASP training, working overseas with the Red Cross and Air Force Pacific Command, and her experiences in the Air Force Reserves, GE, and as a WASP veteran.

      Mayes details her mother's experiences teaching and being a...
    • Sitdown Suspension To Be Ended Today

    • 1960-02-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports that student protesters in Fayetteville plan to open negotiations with local businesses after a week-long hiatus.
    • [Pages from Greensboro city directory]

    • 1903-1904
    • CC026 Walter Lewis McNair Collection [Personal Collection]
    • This photocopy of page 170 of the Greensboro City Directory lists Walter McNair's drugstore at 106 Fayetteville Street and his home at 429 East Washington Street.
    • N.C. Stores Close Down Counter

    • 1960-02-10
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 10, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports that the representatives from Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) organization of New York advised student protesters from...
    • Negroes Splattered With Eggs

    • 1960-02-11
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 11, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article provides a status update on the sit-in protests in Raleigh, Charlotte, and Fayetteville.
    • Judge Sentences Man Who Struck Negro

    • 1960-02-19
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 19, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-14. This article reports the sentencing of one white man after assaulting a student protester in Raleigh. Other news includes the failed attempt...
    • NC Negro college survey [vertical file]

    • 1931-05-08
    • North Carolina Vertical File Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • This report contains information relating to the status of North Carolina Negro Colleges using data from 1929-1930. The report includes the survey questionnaire that was sent to the heads of twelve institutions and a tabulation of material...
    • Plant of Columbia Steam Laundry

    • 1904-1905
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Exterior view of the Columbia Steam Laundry, located at 114 Fayetteville Street (now MLK) in Greensboro.

      Image taken from "Southward the sun of progress shines"
    • [Four churches in Greensboro]

    • 1917
    • Greensboro Pictorials Collection
    • Views of four Greensboro churches: Westmintser Presbyterian (409 Asheboro Street, now Martin Luther King Jr. Drive), Centenary Methodist (Arlington and Fayetteville, now Martin Luther King Jr. Drive), Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, and Forest...
    • Protest art in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina

    • 2020-07-25
    • CC0078 Triad Black Lives Matters Collection
    • Protest art created on Fayetteville Street in Downtown Raleigh during the Black Lives Matter and George Floyd demonstrations in 2020.


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