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    • Calm Reported In City; FBI, SBI Join Police

    • 1979-11-05
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • In this November 5, 1979, article from the Greensboro Daily News, staff writer David Newton reports that the city is calm and that FBI and SBI agents are following up on the November 3, 1979, shootings in Greensboro in which five members of the...
    • A Game of Non-Violence in Greensboro, N.C.

    • 1963
    • MSS084 Robert W. Watson Papers, 1948-1980
    • This is a fifteen page essay by Robert Watson regarding freedom marches led by activist Jesse Jackson, in Greensboro, North Carolina, in the spring of 1963. Watson discusses the relationship between Jesse Jackson and Greensboro detective Captain...
    • A&T Students Call Two-Week Recess In Protest Here

    • 1960-02-07
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 7, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article covers recent developments in the sit-in protests at Woolworth and Kress stores. A bomb threat was reported at the downtown...
    • Police Turn Fire Hoses On Crowds

    • 1960-02-25
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 25, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the use of a fire hose by law enforcement to disburse a large groups of protesters in Chattanooga, TN. Arrests were made...
    • Negro Says He Beat Man

    • 1960-03-01
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 1, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the assault of a white delivery man by an African American student in Henderson, NC. Other news includes the arrests of people...
    • Jury Trial Is Asked by Student

    • 1960-03-02
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 2, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. The article reports that an A & T student involved with the downtown sit-ins charged with assault requested a jury trial. Other news includes other...
    • Negroes Attack Cars at S.C. Drive-in

    • 1960-03-06
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 6, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports an attack at a local drive-in theater by college students in retaliation for a cross burning in Columbia, SC. Other news...
    • Race Fights Flare Up in Cities

    • 1960-03-18
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 18, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-4. The article reports arrests and altercations that have broken out in Savannah, GA, St. Augustine, FL, and New Bern, NC after protests.
    • Teacher Said Students Warned against Action

    • 1960-03-19
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 19, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-8. The article reports on the warning by South Carolina State College to its students about participating in protests after the arrests of hundreds...
    • Oral history interview with Herman G. Enochs by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1980
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an oral history interview conducted circa 1980 by Eugene Pfaff with Herman G. Enochs, Enochs describes the effects of mass arrests in spring 1963 on the local judicial system. He discusses efforts to speed the judicial...
    • Oral history interview with Evander Gilmer by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-06-10
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a June 10, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Evander Gilmer, Gilmer discusses growing up in segregated Greensboro and his participation in civil rights activities as a student at NC A&T in 1962 and...
    • Oral history interview with Otis L. Hairston Jr. by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1980
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an oral history interview conducted circa 1980 by Eugene Pfaff with Otis L. Hairston Jr., Hairston primarily discusses his involvement in civil rights demonstrations as a high school student in the spring of 1963. He describes...
    • Oral history interview with Ulysses Lee Jr. by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-07-29
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a July 29, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Ulysses Lee Jr., Lee primarily discusses the history, strategies, and activities of the Greensboro CORE chapter, which he led in 1963 and 1964. Other...
    • Oral history interview with James McMillan by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-08-15
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an August 15, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with James McMillan, McMillan discusses how he came to be involved in CORE activities and his role as liaison for the students. He describes various protests...
    • Oral history interview with Furman Melton Jr. by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-04-12
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of an April 12, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Furman Melton Jr., Melton describes his experiences as a member of a special police unit assigned to the demonstrations in 1963, including the duties of...
    • Oral history interview with Sarah Outterbridge by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1982-07-24
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a July 24, 1982, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Sarah Outterbridge, Outterbridge primarily discusses her experiences with CORE, including its strategies. She describes a training workshop and the role of...
    • [Draft news article by Harry G. Boyte]

    • 1963-06-07
    • RL.00138 Boyte Family Papers
    • This June 7, 1963 draft of an article was written by Harry G. Boyte for the North American Newspaper Alliance, and concerns recent civil rights demonstrations in Greensboro. Boyte begins the article by detailing recent racial violence in Lexington,...
    • Oral History Interview with Otis Hairston Sr. by William Chafe

    • 1977
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This oral history interview conducted by William Chafe circa 1977 with Otis Hairston Sr. documents Hairston's recollections of business desegregation in Greensboro, North Carolina. Of the 1960 sit-ins, he recalls Jibreel Khazan and David Richmond...
    • Oral History Interview with Joseph McNeil by William Chafe

    • 1978
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of a 1978 interview conducted by William Chafe with Joseph McNeil primarily documents McNeil's participation in the 1960 Woolworth's sit-ins in Greensboro, North Carolina. Topics include his surprise at not being arrested the first...
    • Oral History Interview with A. Knighton "Tony" Stanley by William Chafe

    • 1977-10-13
    • RL.00207 William Henry Chafe Oral History Collection
    • This transcript of an October 13, 1977, oral history interview conducted by William Chafe with A. Knighton "Tony" Stanley primarily documents Stanley's involvement in the civil rights movement in Greensboro, particularly during the 1963 sit-ins....

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