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    • Your executive career in the army [1956]

    • 1956-02-29
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Illustrated recruiting brochure encourages college women to become officers in the Women's Army Corps. Describes direct commissions; officer duties; officer career fields; and training and processing.
    • Your chance of a lifetime [circa 1950]

    • 1950
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Color illustrated recruiting brochure for U.S. Air Force nurses that describes uniforms, training, careers, recreation, and travel opportunities for air force nurses. 15 pages.
    • Woman line officer [1977]

    • 1977
    • WV0339 Agnes 'Scottie' Hudson Papers
    • Illustrated booklet describes U.S. Navy Officer Candidate School (OCS), the character-building benefits of being an officer, career fields available, qualifications for candidacy, and application procedure. Pencil sketches depict Asian, African...
    • Without Warning, the Shooting Started

    • 1979-11-04
    • Misc. Coll. -- James A. Armfield Papers
    • In this November 4, 1979, article from the Greensboro Daily News, staff writer Winston Cavin presents a firsthand account of what he witnessed during the November 3, 1979, Death to the Klan rally, at which five members of the Communist Workers...
    • Walter Warren has Productive Hobby

    • 1952-03-07
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This March 7, 1952 article in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, chronicles Walter Warren, an African American janitor at Guilford College. The article describes Warren's background and his involvement with starting up a Boy...
    • Uncovering Ebony Treasures

    • 1978-01-31
    • The Guilfordian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This January 31, 1978 article published in the Guilford College student newspaper, The Guilfordian, describes the college's sixth annual Journey Into Blackness event sponsored by the student organization Brothers and Sisters in Blackness (BASIB). ...
    • Thoughts recorded Sunday, March 30, 1969

    • 1969-03-30
    • UA2.8 Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records
    • This three-page document contains University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Chancellor James Sharbrough Freguson's personal thoughts on certain aspects and events related to the UNCG food service workers' strike of March 27 - April 2, 1969....
    • Thoroughfare plan Greensboro, North Carolina

    • 1965-11
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • This report presents a detailed description of transportation corridors and traffic volumes within Greensboro in 1960 and makes forecasts for traffic volumes for 1980. The report describes the impact of increased population, commercial and...
    • The WAC with the Army Ground Forces [1944]

    • 1944
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • 32-page two-tone illustrated recruiting booklet for the Women's Army Corps, 1944. Primarily describes the jobs available for women in the ground forces and provides brief biographies of women who have joined.
    • The WAC [1952]

    • 1952-11-13
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Illustrated recruiting brochure for the Women's Army Corps describes the life of a WAC. Provides an overview of life for WACs in Okinawa and Austria; information about benefits of the service and officer training; a description of career fields;...
    • The story of Cone denim

    • 1950
    • Vertical Files (Greensboro History Museum)
    • The Story of Cone Denim folder contains a brochure featuring information on the history of the Cone Mills Corporation. It describes how and why brothers Moses H. and Ceasar Cone, natives of Tennessee, formed the Cone Export and Commission Company...
    • The plan for downtown Greensboro

    • 1964
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Published book which describes the history of downtown Greensboro and presents many details for of its progress and potential for success in the future. The Charts, photos and passages describe office space use, retail, transportations and...
    • The history of education in Guilford County

    • 1943-05
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • May 1943 issue of North Carolina Education which describes the history of schools and universities in Guilford County from the Colonial Period to the World War II era. This article by Nellie Rowe Jones details the development of free schools,...
    • The cost of the Keeley treatment

    • 1947
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • A pamphlet that outlines the cost of the Keeley treatment and describes the treatment itself.
    • The Carolinian [1917]

    • 1917
    • University Yearbooks (UNCG University Archives)
    • The 1917 yearbook commemorates the twenty-fifth anniversary of the college. It includes a short history of the college and how it developed, a list of entrance requirements, some poetry, discussion of the O'Henry Loving Cup, and """"A little...
    • The Carolinian [1915]

    • 1915
    • University Yearbooks (UNCG University Archives)
    • The 1915 yearbook includes a class history and describes the beginning of self government at the college. Handwritten notes are also displayed beside the photographs of the seniors which may have been added at a reunion in 1956. The yearbook of the...
    • Support Your Fellow Men

    • 1968-02-23
    • Collegian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 23, 1968 editorial published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, calls for support of the protests which had erupted in response to the killing on February 8 of three black college students in Orangeburg, South...
    • Superintendent and desegregation

    • 1955-05-21
    • RL.01210 Benjamin Lee Smith Papers
    • This speech by Greensboro school superintendent, Benjamin L. Smith, was given to the American Association of University Women in Raleigh, North Carolina, on May 21, 1955, and presents Smith's position on school desegregation. Smith admits that...

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