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    • [1963 Banner]

    • 1963
    • UA107 Textile Collection
    • Red banner with a white felt border and lettering reading,"In Soul Sincere, In Action Faithful, In Honor Clear, 63." The banner measures 70 1/2" L x 36" W.
    • ["Spartans take action" button]

    • Undated
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Square button with a photo of a group of people in the background. "Spartans Take Action" wraps around the edge of two sides. The Minerva statue logo is in the left corner.
    • [Army dietitian olive drab uniform, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0028 Lucile Griffin Leonard Papers
    • U.S. Army hospital dietitian olive drab jacket and long skirt." In 1942 dietitians became part of the army's Medial Department and were eligible to wear standard army or army nurse uniforms. In 1943 a pair of caducei with the initials "HD" was...
    • [Class of 1949 folder]

    • 1949
    • UA108.3 Class Of Files
    • The Class of 1949 folder contains material pertaining to the 1949 graduating class of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina (WCUNC, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). Included in the folder are programs, invitations,...
    • [Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident minutes]

    • 1981-11-24
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • These are minutes (four pages) of a Concerned Citizens of the November 3rd Incident meeting held November 24, 1981, at the Trevi Fountain restaurant. At this meeting, the group agreed on a statement of purpose stressing its support for federal...
    • [Diane Kay Corcoran holding a gun, Vietnam]

    • Undated
    • WV0526 Diane Kay Corcoran Papers
    • Diane Kay Corcoran in an olive drab field uniform, holding a M16 rifle during a MEDCAP, a medical civic action providing out-patient health services to South Vietnamese. Corcoran is accompanied by two male soldiers.
    • [Diane Kay Corcoran, Vietnam]

    • Undated
    • WV0526 Diane Kay Corcoran Papers
    • Diane Kay Corcoran, attired in olive drab field uniform, in front of an army vehicle during a MEDCAP, a medical civic action providing out-patient health services to South Vietnamese.
    • [Dorothy and Carter Farrington, 1943]

    • 1943
    • WV0035 Dorothy Farrington Gribble Papers
    • Dorothy Farrington Gribble and her brother Henry Carter Farrington pose in their uniforms, displaying their stripes, while at home in North Carolina on leave. Dorothy holds a WAAC-issued purse. This is the last time they were together; Carter died...
    • [Faculty Minutes]

    • 1951-03-12
    • Guilford College Faculty Minutes
    • In this minute from March 12, 1969 President Clyde Milner of Guilford College describes a "sincere and polite" letter requesting that Guilford College consider enrolling three black students. The minute reports how the issue was discussed at length...
    • [Images from Pine Needles, 1974]

    • 1974
    • University Yearbooks (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • The 1974 UNCG yearbook, Pine Needles, shows continued growth of the African American student population and references some issues involving race relations and the legal definition of civil rights. For instance the yearbook staff highlighted and...
    • [Information sheet about student arrests]

    • 1963-05-19
    • UA42.1 Vice Chancellor for Division of Student Affairs Records
    • This May 1963 information sheet describes the poor conditions under which students arrested for trying to desegregate local theaters and restaurants, were being kept. The students were primarily from North Carolina A&T State University and Bennett...
    • [Letter from Annie Pozyck to her  parents, 1944]

    • 1944-01-25
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Pozyck, aboard ship somewhere in the Pacific Ocean, is enjoying herself and recently watched the movie "Ball of Fire." She believes her husband is currently involved in a military action with the US Ninth Army on the western front.
    • [Letter from Annie Pozyck to her parents, 1945]

    • 1945-02-18
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Pozyck has just received news that her husband Louis is missing in action. She describes her emotions and the support that fellow nurses, a chaplain, and the Red Cross Field Director are providing.
    • [Letter from Annie Pozyck to her parents, 1945]

    • 1945-07-18
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Pozyck hasn't had mail for three days, but has heard news of men killed in action. She also mentions a visit from a doctor who taught Pozyck in basic training.
    • [Letter from Catherine Katopes to family, 9 Aug 1943]

    • 1943-08-09
    • WV0122 Catherine G. Katopes Papers
    • Katopes notes the distance limit for travel away from Fort Oglethorpe has been increased, her detachment won a blue ribbon for marching, the outcome of a girl who went AWOL and the WAAC's lack of penalties for such action, and her pride at being a...


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