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  • Description: NC
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    • [WACs on Wrightsville Beach, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0388 Doris Dickens Wilson Papers
    • WACS (left to right) Marian Hagen, Mary Felber, and Doris Dickens Wilson put on civilian clothes for a trip to Wrightsville Beach, NC, circa 1943.
    • [Nina Greenlee shaking hands with Governor of SC, circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • WV0041 Nina M. Greenlee Papers
    • WAC Nina M. Greenlee shakes hands with the Governor of South Carolina, Olin Johnston, at a Bond Rally in South Carolina. A quote on the back of the photo reads,"What did the Private from NC say to the Governor of SC?"
    • Bulletin of A. and T. College [December 1944]

    • 1944-12
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Volume 31 and No. 6 issue of the college bulletin was designed to “acquaint people everywhere more fully with the progress and opportunities for development of Negroes in the fields of agriculture and industry in North Carolina”. Includes many...
    • [Store window display of Vick's products]

    • 1930
    • Photo Collection -- Art Shop
    • Vick Chemical Company advertisement, Nose/throat drops display in Stratford-Weatherly Drug Store window at 101 N Elm St. in downtown Greensboro, NC.
    • [Golf excursion]

    • 1890-1910
    • Photo Collection -- Bernard M. Cone Photograph Albums
    • Transcribed from the back of the photograph: "The Golfers Fred (Cone), Sydney (Benheim) & Bessie (Cone), Mr. and Mrs. Sondheim. This photograph shows the men and women seated in carriage in front of the Inn at Mountain Meadows near Asheville, NC."
    • [Statement on the shootings]

    • 1979
    • UA.29.02.0130 Sydney Nathans Papers
    • This undated statement expresses "outrage and sorrow" over the deaths of the five Communist Workers Party members killed in Greensboro at the November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march. The statement criticizes the Greensboro police, the media...
    • Oral history interview with Ralph Wooden by William Link

    • 1989-02-10
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • This transcript of a February 10, 1989, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Ralph Wooden, Wooden describes his experiences as an African-American in the Army Air Corps during World War II. He also recalls the political struggles...
    • [Company K scrapbook, 1916-1917]

    • 1916-1917
    • MSS049 Company K Scrapbook, 1916 - 1917
    • This scrapbook, dating between 1916 and 1917, was created by representatives of Company K, Third Infantry, North Carolina National Guard. The scrapbook contains a printed narrative history of Company K, which was first organized in Asheboro, NC in...
    • [Mary Jane Wharton Sockwell papers, scrapbook]

    • 1927-1931
    • MSS323 Mary Jane Wharton Sockwell papers
    • This scrapbook, created by Mary Jane Sockwell between 1927 and 1931, documents Sockwell's experience as a student at the North Carolina College for Women (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). The scrapbook contains ephemera,...
    • [Power Plant]

    • 1927-01-05
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • This photograph, taken by William A. Roberts Film Co. located in Greensboro NC, shows the Power Plant as it looked on January 5, 1927. Railroad tracks can be seen in the foreground.
    • [Stair bannister in Aycock Auditorium]

    • Undated
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • This photograph shows the bannister inside the the auditorium with a "NC" ornamental design on the metal bars.
    • Oral History Interview with Nelson Johnson by William Chafe

    • 1978-10-24
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This October 24, 1978, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Nelson Johnson primarily documents Johnson's community activism with YES (Youth Educational Services), FCD (Foundation for Community Development), GUTS (Greensboro United...
    • Oral History Interview with Vance Chavis by William Chafe

    • 1973-05-28
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This May 28, 1973, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with Vance Chavis primarily documents Chavis' recollections of equal rights activism in Greensboro, North Carolina. Chavis provides his views on the progression in rights for...
    • [Letter of support to Beth Taylor from Frank Bjornsgaard & handmade card]

    • 1963-04-18
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter of support from Frank Bjornsgaard expressed his congratulations and pride in Beth Taylor's participation in the sit-in demonstration at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro, NC. This correspondence also included a handmade card by...
    • [Letter of thanks & advice from Mr. Bjornsgard to Beth Taylor ]

    • 1963-05-23
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter from Frank Bjornsgaard to Beth Taylor thanked her for sharing a written account of her experience with the sit-in at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro, NC. Bjornsgaard also offered advice regarding how to continue her work and deal with...


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