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  • Description: demonstration
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    • [Arrest record for sit-in]

    • 1963-05-15
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This is an official record of arrest by the Greensboro Police Department of Huldah Elizabeth Taylor on May 15, 1963 at 7:15 pm. At the age of 18, Taylor was arrested at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro on trespassing charges while participating in a...
    • [Black and white handshake tags]

    • 1963
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • These small paper tags depict a white person and a black person shaking hands in an effort to promote integration. These belonged to Beth Taylor, a Guilford College student who participated in the May, 1963 sit-in demonstration against segregation...
    • [Communist Workers Party press release]

    • 1980-02-04
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • This February 4, 1980 press release, issued by the Communist Workers Party USA, describes a February 2, 1980, demonstration held in Greensboro. The demonstration, which coincided with the twentieth anniversary of the 1960 Greensboro lunch counter...
    • [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,...
    • [First Aid Demonstration, 1967]

    • 1967
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • An older woman does a first aid demonstration with a student. (Caption on back: Dr. Esther White & Students "Demonstration of first aid techniques are a frequent classroom activity")
    • [Gas Lecture at ORD]

    • 1943-1946
    • Mss. Coll. 95 Paul Younts Papers
    • Two photographs of Colonel Younts and others listen and participate in a lecture on gas and demonstration on safety procedures.
    • [Gas Lecture at ORD]

    • 1943-1946
    • Mss. Coll. 95 Paul Younts Papers
    • Two photographs of Colonel Younts and others listen and participate in a lecture on gas and demonstration on safety procedures.
    • [Letter from the Mobilization Committee recruiting community involvement]

    • 1979-12-19
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • This December 19, 1979 appeal letter from the February 2nd Mobilizing Committee solicits co-sponsorship of the group's activities by other community organizations. The letter describes recent Ku Klux Klan activity including the November 3, 1979,...
    • [Letter of support from Helen Atkinson to Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05-19
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This letter from Helen Atkinson, of the Doylestown, PA Quaker Meeting was written to Beth Taylor to express her support of Taylor's participation in the recent sit-in demonstrations protesting segregation at the S&W Cafeteria in Greensboro. Taylor,...
    • [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 to Mayor of Kokoma, Indiana]

    • 1980-04-18
    • RL.00134 Blanche M. Boyd Papers
    • This copy of a April 18, 1980 letter to Stephen Daily, mayor of Kokomo, Indiana, concerns an upcoming march of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) in Kokomo. The letter warns that Kokomo officials will be "held resposnible" for any violence against foes of the...
    • [Male and female Marine, circa 1955]

    • 1955
    • WV0356 Jane Beetham Jones Papers
    • A Woman Marine stands next to an unidentified male Marine at a rifle demonstration during the Brodhead Armory open house in Detroit, Michigan, circa 1955. She wears the Women Marines green and white seersucker summer service uniform and garrison...
    • [Map of Funeral March Route]

    • 1979-11
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • This unidentified map appears to be marked to indicate the route of a march and demonstration held November 11, 1973, to coincide with funeral services for four of the five Communist Workers Party members killed at the Death to the Klan march on...
    • [Marjorie Craig papers, scrapbook]

    • 1915-1919
    • MSS087 Marjorie Craig Papers, 1915-1955
    • This scrapbook, created by Marjorie Craig between 1915 and 1919, contains material relating to Craig's student experience at the State Normal and Industrial College (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro). This commercially-produced...
    • [Military Dog Demonstration]

    • 1943-1946
    • Photo Collection -- Jerry DeFelice
    • Servicemen walking military dogs out onto a field to give a demonstration. An audience sits on the sidelines and views the demonstration.
    • [Post card to support Beth Taylor]

    • 1963-05
    • MS91 Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
    • This short post card correspondence from Mrs. Scheel of Doylestown, PA was written to express congratulations and support to Beth Taylor following her "adventure." This was in reference to Taylor's participation in the May 1963 sit-in demonstration...


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