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  • Description: demonstrators
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    • 15 Are Convicted in Sitdown Cases

    • 1960-03-20
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 20, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. The article reports on the conviction of student demonstrators in South Carolina.
    • 41 Negroes Charged With Trespassing In Raleigh Area

    • 1960-02-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports the arrest of 41 demonstrators and passersby in front of a Raleigh Woolworth store. Other news includes the spread of...
    • 43 Negroes to Be Tried in Court

    • 1960-03-21
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 21, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports the arrest of 41 African American demonstrators and 3 nearby reporters after starting a sit-in protests at two local public...
    • 43 Students Face Trial In Raleigh

    • 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-9. The article reports that 43 student demonstrators in Raleigh face trial on trespassing charges. Demonstrations and picketing continue outside...
    • Cameramen: Klan Shooting Looked Planned

    • 1982-04-21
    • MSS091 Edward F. Burrows Papers, 1948-1982
    • This April 21, 1982, article by Larry King of the Greensboro Daily News discusses the testimony of two news photographers who said that the 1979 Greensboro Massacre looked like a planned action. Both reporters were eyewitnesses and also videotaped...
    • Greensboro: Where The Movement Began

    • 1970-06
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this Greensboro Daily News article, Edwin Yoder Jr. reviews Miles Wolff Jr.'s book, Lunch At The Five & 10, about the February 1960 sit-ins at Greensboro's Woolworth store. Yoder begins by discussing the backdrop for the sit-ins, claiming...
    • Greensboro: Where The Movement Began

    • 1970-06
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • In this Greensboro Daily News article, Edwin Yoder Jr. reviews Miles Wolff Jr.'s book, Lunch At The Five & 10, about the February 1960 sit-ins at Greensboro's Woolworth store. Yoder begins by discussing the backdrop for the sit-ins, claiming...
    • Halt Is Called To Protest At Center

    • 1960-02-15
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 15, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that student protesters announce they will halt demonstrations at a Woolworth store in Raleigh's Cameron Village after the...
    • Judge Finds 22 Guilty of Sitdown Trespass

    • 1960-03-03
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 3, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that 22 demonstrators in Winston-Salem were convicted of trespassing as a result of their participation in a sit-in protest.
    • Meeting Sought By Negroes

    • 1960-02-14
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 14, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-14. The article reports that organized protester in Winston-Salem request that the city mayor mediate a meeting between the demonstrators and...
    • Negro Arrests Top 500 in a Single Day

    • 1960-03-16
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 16, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page B-9. The article reports the comments made by the NAACP about law enforcement after hundreds of demonstrators were arrested in both Georgia and South...
    • Negro Protest Moves Spread to New Areas

    • 1960-03-05
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 5, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the arrest of demonstrators in Columbia, SC. Other news includes demonstrations starting in Miami, FL and Houston, TX. Students...
    • Negro Sitdowners Are Taken to Jail in S.C., Georgia

    • 1960-03-16
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 16, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the continuation of protests in Atlanta, GA while several demonstrators are arrested Orangeburg, SC after law enforcement use...
    • Negro Students Plan Protest at College

    • 1960-03-05
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 5, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-2. The article reports that nearly 900 students participated in a demonstration on Alabama State College's campus. Other news includes the arrest of...
    • Negroes Get Strategy Planned

    • 1960-03-20
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 20, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. The article reports on the trials of several sit-in demonstrators arrested around the South.
    • New Protests Followed By Arrests

    • 1960-02-24
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 24, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports students resuming protests in Charlotte and Winston-Salem. Several demonstrators were arrested in both cities.
    • No Superior Race

    • 1960-03-05
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 5, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-4. This editorial commends the demonstrators and supports their efforts for integration.
    • Oral history interview with Angeline and S. C. Smith by Kathleen Hoke

    • 1989-09-28
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a September 28, 1989, interview conducted by Kathleen Hoke with Angeline and S. C. Smith, Ms. Smith reads a speech she presented at the Greensboro Historical Museum concerning her experiences with and struggles against...
    • Oral history interview with Boyd Morris by William Link

    • 1986-12-09
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a December 9, 1986, oral history interview conducted by William Link with Boyd Morris, Morris describes his response to civil rights demonstrators at the Mayfair, his confrontation with Jesse Jackson, his reasons for not...

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