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  • Description: Figures
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    • Cabbages and kings [binding]

    • 1905
    • Rare Books General Collection
    • Black (C267) cloth; four playing card king figures in brownish-orange, cream and black with large medium green cabbage below, black title on brownish-orange background at head and author's name in brownish-orange on black background at foot; signed...
    • Oral history interview with Bonnie Angelo, 2009 [text/print transcript]

    • 2009-10-13
    • OH002 UNCG Institutional Memory Collection
    • Bonnie Angelo (1924-2017) graduated in 1944 with a degree in art from Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. After graduating, she worked as a journalist for the Winston-Salem...
    • Oral history interview with Cheryl Jester Poteat, 2010

    • 2010-06-30
    • WV0494 Cheryl Jester Poteat Papers
    • Cheryl Jester Poteat tells of her early life and career, basic training and duties in the United States Air Force as an imagery interpreter specialist, involvement with veterans' groups, including Women in Military Service for America, and...
    • General Correspondence. Applications I-J 1905 [Charles Duncan McIver Records]

    • 1905
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • Correspondence and academic letters which were addressed to Dr. Charles Duncan McIver at the State Normal and Industrial College in 1905. Topics include applications to the State Normal, a dormitory boarding notice by Dr. McIver, J. Y. Joyner,...
    • Doings of the Bodley family in town and country [binding]

    • 1880
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Cream paper over boards, printed in colors, light grayish-blue floral wallpaper background, Japanesque design across covers and spine with various illustrations (including frog, procession of cartoon figures, fox chasing rabbit, boy brandishing...
    • Allegories [binding]

    • 1898
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Dark blue (C183)calico-texture cloth allegorical figures in gilt on front cover; motif repeated on spine, gilt lettering; a.e.g.
    • Chums in Dixie, or, The strange cruise of a motorboat [binding]

    • 1912
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Dark grayish-yellow (C103) cloth; 2 figures with dog by farm in black, white, and brownish-orange, white lettering; raccoon in black, white and orange, white lettering on spine; pictorial endpapers in reddish-orange, signed "Lawrence '12".
    • Edwin Booth in twelve dramatic characters [binding]

    • 1872
    • Rare Books general collection
    • Dark green (C146) pebble grain cloth with develed edges; gilt figures of tragedy and comedy on a stage, gilt heart and torch within circular frame, lettering in reserved dark green, all within blindstamped double rule border; border repeated on...
    • Diddie, Dumps, and Tot, or, Plantation child-life [binding]

    • 1910
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Deep red (13) embossed calico-texture cloth; three girls walking down a hill through flowers with three figures in silhouette and clouds in background, in black, yellow and reserved red, black lettering; signed "DD" i.e. Decorative Designers; motif...
    • Soltaire : a romance of the Willey slide and the White Mountains [binding]

    • 1902
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Deep red (C13) horizontal rib linen; paper onlay with colored illustration by Hiram Barnes; gilt lettering, all within gilt line and leaf border; gilt floral ornament, lettering and rules on spine; t.e.g., untrimmed. Yellowish white dust jacket...
    • The foreigner : a tale of Saskatchewan [binding]

    • 1909
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Deep red (C13) vertical rib cloth; embossed cover with figures of man, woman and child in relief, black lettering; spine lettered in black.
    • [Army Town exhibit documentation notebook]

    • 1993
    • Greensboro Historical Museum, Inc. Archives
    • Documentation related to the creation of the Army Town: Greensboro 1943 - 1946 exhibit which was presented by the Greensboro Historical Museum from 1993 to 1995. The exhibit documented life in Greensboro, N.C., during World War II with the presence...
    • Oral history interview with Elizabeth Williams, 1999

    • 1999-03-20
    • WV0058 Elizabeth Williams Papers
    • Documents Elizabeth Williams's family history; studies at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, UNCG); service for the Red Cross in the United States and abroad; and post-war...
    • Oral history interview with Gail Adams, 2008

    • 2008-10-30
    • WV0434 Gail Adams Oral History
    • Documents Gail Adams' early life; her lengthy service in the United States Air Force between the years 1970-1993; and her life after receiving an honorable discharge.

      Adams recalls her early life and her mother's remarriage to an air force...
    • Oral history interview with Susie Winston Bain, 2000

    • 2000-10-11
    • WV0185 Susie Winston Bain Papers, 1943-2000
    • Documents Susie Bain's early life and school experiences in Texas; her service in the WASP and its influence on her opinions and non-military life; and her life in Greensboro, North Carolina, after the war.

      Bain discusses growing in Texas...
    • Oral history interview with Don Hughes, 2011

    • 2011-08-09
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • Don Hughes was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and spent much of his youth in the area. After serving in the Navy from 1946 to 1950, Hughes attended Harvard. He continued at Harvard, earning a degree from Harvard Business School, before joining...


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